Pay Your Rates

Whanganui District Council rates are payable in four equal instalments.

The 2023/24 due dates are:

Instalment Due date 
Instalment 1 Wednesday, 30 August 2023
Instalment 2 Wednesday, 29 November 2023
Instalment 3 Wednesday, 28 February 2024
Instalment 4

A discount of 2.5% will be allowed on all net 2023/24 rates paid in full by Wednesday, 30 August 2023.
Wednesday, 29 May 2024




Step 1.What you will need

You will need your email address as well as your property and notice numbers, which can be found on your rates invoice.

Step 2.Make your payment online

Visit Online Services

Internet banking

Our bank account is ANZ Wanganui: 01 0790 0157888 02

Please enter your name, property number and ‘Rates’ as the reference.

Direct Debit

We can set up direct debits on a weekly, fortnightly, monthly, quarterly or yearly basis. The is the preferred method of payment to help you pay your rates on time.

You can set this up by logging in below, or contact our Rates Team for further information by calling 06 349 0001 or emailing

Cash or EFTPOS

Visit us at 101 Guyton Street, Monday to Friday, 8.30am–5.00pm. Please bring your rates invoice with you.

Cash, EFTPOS or credit card (not AMEX) are accepted.