When are my Rates Due?

Land Rates

The full amount of your annual land rates is due for payment on August 31 of each year.   However you may pay this yearly amount by quarterly instalments as shown on your rates notice.

Ratepayers who choose to pay by quarterly instalments are advised that instalments are due as follows:-

  • 1st Quarter Instalment - 31 August
  • 2nd Quarter Instalment - 30 November
  • 3rd Quarter Instalment - 28 February
  • 4th Quarter Instalment - 31 May

Water Rates

The Water Usage accounts due dates are:

  • 1st Quarter due - 31 July
  • 2nd Quarter due - 31 October
  • 3rd Quarter due - 31 January
  • 4th Quarter due - 30 April

If you require a copy of your Rates Notices, Instalment Notices and Water Usage accounts please email all requests to council@bellingen.nsw.gov.au. Be sure to include your full name, assessment number and address of your property. Fees may apply.


Rates Section
Corporate & Community
Phone: 02 6655 7397