Pay Your Rates

Whanganui District Council rates are payable in four equal instalments.

The 2020/21 due dates are:

Instalment Due date 
Instalment 1 Wednesday, 26 August 2020
Instalment 2 Wednesday, 25 November 2020
Instalment 3 Wednesday, 24 February 2021
Instalment 4

A discount of 2.5% will be allowed on all net 2020/21 rates paid in full by Wednesday, 26 August 2020.
Wednesday, 26 May 2021



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.

You can set this up using the form below, or contact our Rates Team for further information by phoning 06 349 0001 or emailing

Cash or EFTPOS

Visit us at 101 Guyton Street, Monday to Friday, 8.00am–5.00pm. Please bring your rates invoice with you.

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