Payments - Rates & Charges Notices

Methods of Payment

internet / phone


To pay your Rates & Charges Notice now via BPOINT® using your credit card*, click here

Payments can also be made at

Call 1300 BPOINT (1300 276 468) to pay by phone using your credit card*.

The BPOINT® biller code is 20404 and the customer reference number is your (6) digit rates assessment number.

* A credit card surcharge of 0.5% will apply
® to Commonwealth Bank of Australia ABN 48 123 123 124

direct debit

Payment can be made using your savings or cheque bank account only.

Pay your rates the easy way by using the direct debit payment system. You authorise us to debit your bank account when a payment is due. No more remembering payment due dates or waiting in queues.

An application form that also includes a service agreement, can be downloaded by following the link below or contact us on  6686 1299 and we will mail you an application form.


Payment can be made by debit card only, credit cards not accepted

Contact your financial institution and register to pay your account by phone or internet.

Visit  for further information.

The BPAY® biller code is 20404 and the customer reference number is your (6) digit rates assessment number.

® Registered to BPAY Pty Ltd ABN 69 079 137 518

australia post


Take your Rates & Charges Notice to any Post Office to pay using cash, cheque, or EFTPOS. Credit Card Payments are not accepted.

POSTbillpay and its associated device marks are trademarks (registered or otherwise) of the Australia Postal Corporation. All rights reserved.

in person


Bring your Rates & Charges Notice into our Customer Service Centre at 40 Cherry Street, Ballina to pay by cash, cheque, money order, EFTPOS (debit card) or credit card*.

We are open weekdays 8.15am to 4.30pm (excluding public holidays).

* A surcharge of 0.4% will apply for credit card payments.

by mail

Detach the payment slip at the bottom of your Rates & Charges Notice and mail with your cheque or money order to:

Ballina Shire Council
PO Box 450
Ballina NSW 2478

Further Information

All available payment methods are listed on the reverse side of your Rates & Charges Notice payment slip.

If you require any further information about our payment facilities, please contact us on 02 6686 1299.


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