Thursday 27th July 2017
Green light given for Council’s revised Investment Policy
Tuesday 25th July 2017
Backyard Safari photo exhibition winners announced
Wednesday 9th August 3:30pm - 6:30pm
Council Meeting 9 August 2017
Wednesday 16th August 9:00am - 10:30am
Finance Committee Meeting 16 August 2017
This page provides information on methods of payment, concessions, land recatagorisation and infringement notices.
Online payments can be made for Land Rates, Water & Sewerage Accounts and Sundry Debtors.
Please DO NOT ever send us credit card details via Email as this is not secure.
Payments can be made automatically through your nominated bank account. Please contact Council's Rates Section on (02) 4868 0740 for further details.
A separate Direct Debit Request form must be completed for Rates and Water & Sewerage accounts.
Direct Debit Request Service Agreement (PDF, 212kB)
Direct Debit Request - Rates Account Form (PDF, 90kB)
Options are for monthly, quarterly or annual Payments
Options are for monthly or Due Date of Account payments
Credit card payments can be made through the EFTPOS facilities at the Civic Centre. In addition Council accepts credit card payments via On-line Payments or phone 1300 138 795.
Please note: A service fee applies to all credit card payments. Please refer to the Council's fees and charges (internal link) for current rates.
You can pay your rates directly from your account using Bpay. Please contact your financial institution to pay from your nominated account. BPay details can be found on your current notice. Council only accepts debit card payments through BPay.
Mail cheques to:
Wingecarribee Shire Council
Post Office Box 141
Moss Vale NSW 2577
Payments can be made to the cashier at the Civic Centre, Elizabeth Street, Moss Vale. Please present your notice and payment. Credit card payments made over the counter attract a service fee of 1.00%.
Present your notice and payment at any Australia Post outlet (external link).
Agreement to make rate payment application (PDF, 30kB)
Financial Hardship Application - Rates Charges (PDF, 84kB)
Under State Legislation some pensioners are eligible for mandatory concessions. When applying for a pensioner concession please attach a photocopy of your current Pensioner Concession Card.
Information about applying for a pensioner concession (PDF, 48kB)
Pensioner Concession Application Form (PDF, 66kB)
There are some parcels of land that are exempt from rates and charges. These include parcels of land within a national park and land that belongs to, for example, a religious body or school.
Unless you meet the exemption criteria outlined in the Local Government Act, you cannot be exempt from paying rates.
Application for Exemption from Rates (PDF, 270kB)
Re-categorisation of land (with the exception of farmland) for rating purposes only:
Categorisation of land as Farmland for rating purposes only:
State Debt Recovery Office Fines (external link)