Payment Information & Options

2018/2019 Due Dates:

Annual rate payments are due on 21 September 2018.

You can pay your rates in one single payment by the 21 September 2018, or alternatively, you can pay in four quarterly instalments on the following dates:

  • Instalment 1 - due 21 September 2018
  • Instalment 2 - due 21 November 2018
  • Instalment 3 - due 21 January 2019
  • Instalment 4 - due 21 March 2019

Important note: If you pay by instalments, an administration fee applies (excludes pensioners/seniors).

Payment methods available:

In Person - City of Busselton Civic Administration Building at 2 Southern Drive, Busselton. Cash, Cheque or EFTPOS - View on Map

Post - Locked Bag 1, Busselton WA 6280. Cheque, Money Order or Credit Card (complete details on the back of the notice).

BPay - Via your online banking site. Please use biller code 6239 and enter the reference number on the rate notice.

Telephone - Via Mastercard or Visa Card by calling 1300 276 468 and entering the reference number on the rate notice.

Online - Via Mastercard or Visa Card by clicking on this link Pay Your Bills and entering the reference number on the rate notice.

Please note the Council does not accept Diners Club or American Express cards.

Did you know? 

You can say goodbye to receiving annual and instalment paper rate notices and obtain these electronically via BPAY View or Email.

Delivery via BPay View will see rate notices accessible through your online banking site. You may then pay and save the notice to your computer for future reference. Registration for this service is through your online bank account.

Delivery via Email will see rate notices being delivered to your email address. You may then save the email and/or the notice to your computer for future reference. Please register your details for this service here.

Choose how you pay.

Once in your online banking you can easily pay via BPay the full payment or set up for each instalment to be paid by their due date/s.  Better still if you have been approved a regular payment program then these payments can be set up in your online banking for automatic remittance.

BPAY® and BPAY View® are trademarks of BPAY Pty Ltd ABN 69 079 137 518. *Notification options may vary for each Financial Institution. Contact your Financial Institution for further information and terms and conditions. †Subject to availability of funds. ^BPAY View is accessible anytime and anywhere you have access to your online, mobile or phone bank.


Centrepay deductions: Centrepay is a free bill paying service for Centrelink customers. 

Please contact Centrelink on 13 23 00 or visit their office and provide them with the City of Busselton service provider's Centrepay Reference Number and your Account Number.

  • Centrepay Reference Number: 555 058 908K (City of Busselton)
  • Your Account Number (Property Number) - you will find the Property Number on your Rates Notice.

Late Payment Costs : 

With the exception of eligible State Government rebate recipients, overdue interest will accrue daily on any rating arrears and/or where full payment or any instalment is not paid by their due dates. 

If rating arrears, full payment or overdue instalments remain unpaid and a regular payment program has not been approved then legal action may be taken to recover these rating debts.

Payment Arrangements, Advance Payment Requests or Deferment of Rates:

Please complete the "Rates Special Arrangement Proposal" located in the "forms & applications" tab and send via email to or by fax to (08) 9752 4958. Alternatively call into the City at 2 Southern Drive, Busselton with the form or to make a payment arrangement.