To avoid any interest charges please pay your rates by the due date.


Pay your rates online


  • 13 18 16 to use POST billpay and pay by Visa or MasterCard. Use Biller Code 2151 and your Reference Number located near the Post billpay logo on the right hand side of the notice.
  •  your bank or financial institution to make a BPAY payment from your account. You will need to quote Biller Code 7666 and your Assessment Number located at the top right on your rates notice. A minimum payment of $20 is required to use BPAY.

In person

  • by visiting the cashier counter at our Administration Centre (11 Manning Street, Kiama).  You can pay by cash, debit or credit card, cheque or money order. Bring your rates notice.
  • at any Australia Post Office to pay by cash, cheque, debit or credit card (Visa and MasterCard accepted).


Send your cheque, money order, or completed payment slip to pay by Visa or MasterCard, to Kiama Council, PO Box 75, Kiama NSW 2533. Please make your cheque to Kiama Municipal Council and cross it as 'Not negotiable'.

Direct debit

Complete our Direct Debit Application form and return to us. To discuss the direct debit option further, or if you would like the form posted to you, please phone (02) 4232 0444 and ask to speak to our Rates Officer.


BPAY View® sends your rates and instalment notices electronically to the same online bank you use to pay them.

Log in to your online banking account, find the 'BPAY View' or 'View bills' section, then register to have your rates notice received by BPAY View by entering the Biller Codes and your Reference Number.

*Notification options may vary for each Financial Institution. Contact your Financial Institution for further information. †Subject to availability of funds. ^BPAY View is accessible anytime and anywhere you have access to your online, mobile or phone bank.