How can I pay my rates?

Telephone

If you hold a Visa or MasterCard, you can call 1300 886 745, 24 hours a day, every day. Please have your rates notice with you when paying by phone. A maximum payment limit of $3000 per property per instalment applies to credit card payments.

Internet

Internet payments can be made by Visa or Mastercard on the Payments page. Call your bank, credit union or building society to arrange payment from your cheque or savings account. A maximum payment limit of $3000 per property per instalment applies to credit card payments.

BPay

Contact your bank of financial institution to make payment from your cheque, savings, debit or transaction account. Please refer to your rates notice for your BPay reference number.

Direct debit

If you would like to arrange payment by direct debit you can do so by completing the Request for direct debit (rates payment) form or filling in the form(PDF, 224KB) and returning it by: 

  • email: coh@hobartcity.com.au
  • post: City of Hobart, GPO Box 503, Hobart Tasmania 7001
  • in person: Customer Service Centre, 16 Elizabeth Street, Hobart.  

For further information you can phone 03 6238 2787.

Payment in person

Bring along your intact rates notice to make a payment at the Hobart Council Centre, 16 Elizabeth Street, Hobart between 8.15 am and 5 pm, Monday to Friday.

Mail

Cheques or money orders should be made payable to Hobart City Council and posted to

The General Manager
City of Hobart
GPO Box 503
Hobart TAS 7001  

Receipts for cheques are subject to due collection of money. Post-dated cheques will not be accepted.

Australia Post

Payment is accepted at all Australia Post offices and must be made by the due date, presenting an intact rates notice.