Due Dates & Penalties

Instalments

Rates and charges for the year ending on 30 June 2022 will be levied in four instalments, which will become due and payable on the following dates:

  Due Date Instalment Period
Instalment 1 31 August 2021 1 July 2021 to 30 September 2021
Instalment 2 30 November 2021 1 October 2021 to 31 December 2021
Instalment 3 28 February 2022 1 January 2022 to 21 March 2022
Instalment 4 31 May 2022 1 April 2022 to 30 June 2022

Penalties

In accordance with section 57 and 58 of the Local Government (Rating) Act 2002.

Local Government (Rating) Act 2002 | New Zealand Legislation

Current Rates Penalty

A penalty of 10 per cent is added to each instalment or part thereof "current rates" which are unpaid after the due date for payment

Due Date Current Rates Penalty Due
31 August 2021 1 September 2021
30 November 2021 1 December 2021
28 February 2022 1 March 2022
31 May 2022 1 June 2022

Rates in Arrears Penalty Date

A penalty of 10 per cent will be added to previous year’s rates "rates in arrears" that remain unpaid as assessed on 8 July 2021, and again on 8 January 2022.