Hindmarsh Shire Council - Rates & Finance
Hindmarsh Shire Council 
Rates & Finance

 Questions Regarding Rates
  Rates and Charges are payable by instalments. The first instalment must be paid by the 30th September each year. Reminder notices will be issued for the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th instalments.

Due Dates for Rates are as follows:
1st Instalment - 30 September
2nd Instalment - 30 November
3rd Instalment - 28 February
4th Instalment - 31 May

Penalty interest at the rate of 9.5% per annum applies to all rates and charges not paid by the due dates/s.

Payment By Mail
Make cheques payable to Hindmarsh Shire Council and crossed 'Not Negotiable.'

Mail payment to:
Hindmarsh Shire Council
PO Box 250
Nhill Vic 3418

Remember to attach your rates assessment notice payment slip to the cheque.
Payment Via Telephone
Phone Hindmarsh Shire Council's POST Billpay automated service anytime on 13 18 16 to pay via credit card. Please quote the reference number listed under the POST Billpay logo on the front of the rate assessment notice.

Payment Via POST billpay
Click here to pay your rates via POST Billpay
Fire Services Levy
From 1 July 2013, the Fire Services Levy will be removed from insurance premiums and will instead be collected through council rates. Rather than contributing through insurance premiums, a property-based levy will be collected with council rates.

How is the Fire Services Levy Calculated?
Click here to find out how the Fire Services Levy is calculated.

For further information please visit the Fire Services Property Levy website:
Click here to vist the Fire Services Levy website.


Date Printed: 30/05/2017
Hindmarsh Shire Council  2017
Source: http://www.Hindmarsh.vic.gov.au/

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