Pay your rates

Payment dates

You will receive four rates notices each year. Annual rate notices are sent in August, and reminder notices will be sent at least 14 days before the due dates of the 2nd, 3rd and 4th instalments. You must pay instalments by the following due dates:

  • 1st instalment: 30 September
  • 2nd instalment: 30 November
  • 3rd instalment: 28 February
  • 4th instalment: 31 May

Late payments

Late payments will incur additional interest at 9.5%pa on the amount outstanding from the due date. 

Payment options

Online Payments

Access our secure online payment facility for credit card payments (MasterCard & Visa only). You will need the 12 digit reference number on the front of your notice. Note: Minimum $5.

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BPAY

Contact your bank to make this payment directly from your cheque or savings account. Quote Biller code 1123 and your 12 digit reference number on the front of your notice. Note: Minimum $25.

By Phone

Phone 1300 067 479 (24 hours a day, 7 days a week) and quote the 12 digit reference number on the front of your notice. Note: Minimum $5.

In Person

Payments can be made in person at:
Commonwealth Bank branch: cash, cheque or CBA debit card.
Australia Post: Minimum $25 payment, credit cards not accepted.
Council Offices: During business hours only. EFTPOS is available for credit & debit cards.

Direct Debit

To have your instalments taken out of your Cheque/Savings/Credit account by Direct Debit, please contact Council's Rates Department on 9747 7200 or download the direct debit form:

Instalment Direct Debit Form(DOCX, 47KB)
Instalment Direct Debit Form(PDF, 347KB)

Mail

Mail your cheque or money order payable to Melton City Council, with the deposit slip enclosed to

Melton City Council
PO Box 21
Melton 3337

Please note we do not take responsibility for postal delays.

For more information, contact our Rates Officer on 9747 7200.