Rate payments assist Council to administer a range of programs, services and projects to help maintain and improve services and facilities for the community.
Half yearly Rates Notices are issued in approximately February and August. Ratepayers should contact Council if they do not receive a notice at the expected times. Council offer a number of payment options, including the ability to pre-pay your rates using periodic direct debits.
Rate Notices are sent to ratepayers current postal address as recorded at time of issue. Registered owners must notify Council each time their postal address changes to ensure records are up to date. You can notify Council of your change in address by calling 07 4932 9000 or 1300 22 55 77 or completing the Change of Postal Address Form Change of Postal Address Form (PDF, 134KB) and faxing (1300 22 55 79), emailing (firstname.lastname@example.org) or posting it back to Council (PO Box 1860, Rockhampton, Qld, 4700).