The health and safety of residents, customers and employees is our top priority and we are continuing to monitor developments in response to COVID-19. Some Council facilities have reopened - please follow physical distancing rules of 1.5 metres, limit outdoor gatherings in line with NSW Government restrictions, and continue to practice safe hygiene and wash hands regularly.
Pay your rates the easy way, with weekly, fortnightly, monthly, quarterly or annual direct debit payments for your rates.
To change an existing direct debit arrangement, please visit our amend or cancel existing direct debit page.
Take a moment to read the Terms and Conditions of our Direct Debit Request Service Agreement(PDF, 172KB).
Direct debits payments based on weekly, fortnightly, or monthly schedule, are calculated on the full assessment amount, from financial year to financial year, with the last day of payment being the 31 May.
You'll need your bank account details and a recent rates notice handy
Visit our Customer Service Centre and we'll help you complete your application online.
In light of restrictions caused by COVID-19, access to our Customer Service desk in Council's Administration Building is by appointment only. If you require assistance from our Customer Service Centre please contact them on 02 4921 0333.
Lake Macquarie City Council
126-138 Main Road,
Speers Point, NSW 2284
Box 1906, Hunter Region
Mail Centre, NSW 2310
Phone 02 4921 0333
Local number for Wyee residents 02 4357 1999
Telephone Interpreting Service 131 450 National Relay Service 133 677
ABN: 81 065 027 868