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Rates Dates & Payment Options
Find out what dates rates are due for 2019/20. The rating year runs from 1 July through to 30 June.Online payment Other payment options Instalment dates
Online Credit Card payments
You can now pay your rates online using your Visa or Mastercard.
Other payment options
You can pay your rates via internet banking using your valuation number as the reference.
Your valuation number can be found on your rates invoice. It is 10 digits beginning with the numbers 29 in the property details section.
Payments should be made into the following bank account: 02 0948 0002000 000Close
Setting up a direct debit with your bank means you'll never forget to pay.
A direct debit will automatically deduct the amount required to clear the rates up until the end of the rating year, at the specified frequency. (monthly or quarterly)
Direct debit is our preferred payment method. Please download the form below and return it to our office for processing or contact us.
Make sure that you print off and sign both pages of the form
We can't accept faxed debit forms. They need to be mailed into our office or brought into one of our service centres.
If you wish to cancel or change the details of your direct debit, you will need to supply us with the details in writing.
If you need to change your bank account details, you will need to fill in a new direct debit form.
You can make a payment from an overseas bank account via an electronic funds transfer.
Bank/Branch: BNZ Queenstown
Account no: 02 0948 0002000 000
Swift Code: BKNZNZ22
Please make sure you remember to include your valuation number as a reference. Your valuation number can be found on the top right hand corner of your rates invoice. It's 10 digits beginning with the numbers 29.
Remember: Payments made after 5.00pm on the due date will incur a 10% penalty, so please ensure you allow enough time for the payment to be processed .
Your bank should be able to advise the length of time a payment will take to be processed.
Rates can be paid in person by cash, cheque, credit card or EFTPOS at both the Queenstown and Wanaka offices.
Please note: Credit card payments made for rates or development contributions will incur a 1.5% surcharge.
Send a cheque to:
Private Bag 50072,
Please don't post cash.
There are four rates instalments as follows:
|Instalments||Posted||Last Day for Payment (To avoid 10% penalty)|
|Instalment One||30 August 2019||27 September 2019|
|Instalment Two||25 October 2019||29 November 2019|
|Instalment Three||17 January 2020||28 February 2020|
|Instalment Four||17 April 2020||29 May 2020|
Note: Our rating year runs from 1 July - 30 June.
Payments received after 5.00pm on the due date will incur a 10% penalty.