The rating year started on 1 July 2021 and runs through 30 June 2022. The next rates instalment will be sent out in early October and due on 31 October.
Rates instalment due 31 August
At Alert Level 3 & 4, Council offices are closed so we are unable to take cash payments over the counter. We do have various other methods of payment available, including direct debit, bank-to-bank transfer, and credit card—see options below.
These are difficult times we know, if you feel that you will have trouble paying your rates for any reason at this time, please contact us now so we can assist you.
The annual rates are divided into five instalments. You can search for the annual rates on any property using the rates property search.
An invoice is sent for each instalment. The instalments are sent during the first week of the month in which the instalment is due except for the third instalment which is sent the first week of December but not due until 15 January.
Ways to pay
You can pay property rates in a few different ways. Click on the tabs below for detailed information on each method of payment.