Due dates for rates payments

Find out when your rates are due and what happens if you don't pay on time.

When to pay your rates

There are six rates payment instalments each year, running from July to June.


Invoice date

Due date


20 July

20 August


20 September

20 October


20 November

20 December


20 January

20 February


20 March

20 April


20 May

20 June

Ways to pay your rates

What happens if I don’t pay on time?

  • A penalty of 10% will be added to any unpaid instalment amount after the due date.
  • A further 10% is charged every six months on any rates still owing from previous rating years.
  • If you pay by direct debit, you won't be charged any penalties.
  • If you have overdue rates, please contact us to make arrangements for payment.