Pay Your Rates

Whanganui District Council rates are payable in four equal instalments.

The 2019/20 due dates are:

Instalment Due date 
Instalment 1 Wednesday, 28 August 2019
Instalment 2 Wednesday, 27 November 2019
Instalment 3 Wednesday, 26 February 2020
Instalment 4

A discount of 2.5% will be allowed on all net 2019/20 rates paid in full by Wednesday, 28 August 2019.
Wednesday, 27 May 2020



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. Please contact our Rates team for further information, phone (06) 349 0001 or email

You can set this up online or contact our Rates Team for further information by phoning 06 349 0001 or emailing

Apply online

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, cheque or credit card (not AMEX) are accepted.