North Sydney Council offers several options for customers to make payments.

Quite often in our electronic forms payment can be made securely immediately.

North Sydney Council ABN: 32 353 260 317  


Pay Rates

Payments Online - Council Rates

Payments Online - Debtor transactions


BPAY - rates (only)

For further details, please go to BPAY website.

(Nb: credit card payments through BPAY are NOT available. All other BPAY payment methods available.)


BPOINT - rates (only)

Payments of council rates can also be made by credit card anytime over the phone. The accepted cards are MasterCard, Visa. Make sure you have your BPAY reference numbers from your rates notice, and then call: 1300 276 468 (1300 BPOINT).


Direct Debit - rates

Should payment not be received for an instalment by the relevant due date, interest will accrue on a daily basis.

Rates Payments - Direct Debit Authority (191KB)


Direct Debit - other

For use if you have an debtor account with North Sydney Council, eg. car park accounts.

Sundry Debtors Payments - Direct Debit Authority (191KB)


Rates Concession for Pensioners

Pensioner Concession Rates Rebate application form (434KB)


Credit Payments

Not to be used to pay rates, but for other transactions.

Credit Card Authority form (277KB)


Online Services

Various payments can be made through North Sydney Council Online Services.

Visa and MasterCard credit cards are accepted. PayPal is not accepted.


Post Billpay

Take the whole of your notice to any Post Office who will issue you with a receipt. It can be paid with cash, cheque or eftpos.


Mail Payment

Certain payments are accepted by mail, please refer to your rates or debtor's notice for details on how to pay by mail.


Customer Service Centre

Council cashiers are available 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday to receive payments which can be made with cash, cheque, debit or credit card (Visa and MasterCard).


Rating Certificate

Section 603 (Rating) Certificate (201KB)


Parking Fines

Payment of parking fines


Credit Card Service Fee

Please note that there is a 0.75% service fee, inclusive of GST, on transactions using Visa & MasterCard (credit, debit and prepaid).