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Auckland Council

Set up a direct debit payment for your property rates

Whakaritea he utunga tōtika atu i ō reiti ā-whenua

A direct debit agreement allows us to deduct payments from your bank account, to pay your rates.

Points to note

  • There is no cost to set up direct debit.
  • Direct debits run over a 12 month period.
  • You can't set up a direct debit using a credit card.
  • Find out how to cancel or change a direct debit.

You can set up a direct debit:


 By phone

​Call 09 301 0101 to set up a direct debit over the phone.


 By post

​Send your completed application form to:

Auckland Council
Private Bag 92300
Auckland 1142
New Zealand

​It takes up to five working days to set up a direct debit from the day we receive your application.

Our tip

If an instalment due date is coming up, pay online so we receive your payment on time, and you avoid a penalty.

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