Council Rates

Council rates can be paid by instalment.

The instalment payment due dates are at the end of  August, November, February and May.

For further enquiries regarding rates payments, telephone Bland Shire Council on 02 6979 0270 or email

If you are having difficulties in paying your rates please contact Council's rate section on 6979 0270 to make an arrangement to pay your rates off over a period of time.

Payment Options

Please be advised that Council offer three different payment options in which to pay your rates.

Pay by cash, cheque, eftpos or credit card at Council's office, 6 Shire St. West WyalongBPAY - please contact your financial institution to arrange for BPAY payments to be made directly from your bank account. For more information visit BPAY - pay at any post office branch, by phoning 13 18 16 or go to

Centrepay clients - you will not have to do anything. Your payments will continue to be deducted as normal.

Land Values and Council Rates

The Valuer General is an independent statutory officer responsible for providing impartial land values.
Councils use land values as a way to distribute rates across their local government area.

The July 2020 Valuer General Newsletter explains in more detail HERE(PDF, 137KB)

Further information is available at