Your rates invoice will be sent out in May 2017 for the 4th Instalment. Payment due 20 June 2017

 * When looking up the annual rates on line please deduct the Kaikoura Hospital Charge

Type in the property address or VG number for more information.

Lookup your Rates here

Pay your Rates Online

You can pay your rates online using your credit card (card charges apply).

Have your rates information handy.

Pay your Rates here

Pay your Rates by Direct Debit

*If you want to set up a direct debit simply download the form then send it back to us by email or post.

Email: rates@kaikoura.govt.nz

Post it to:
PO Box 6
34 Esplanade
Kaikoura 7300

*Bank fees may apply, please contact your bank for further information on their fees and charges

To pay your Rates by EFT (Internet Banking)

Our bank account details are:

Kaikoura District Council

Please use your Rates Valuation Reference Number eg: 21070/11124 This can be found on the front of your rates invoice under the address line

2016-2017 Rates Rebates

To find out if you are eligible go to  Department of Internal Affairs


To apply for a Rates Rebate please ensure you provide evidence of your earnings for the tax year from 1 April 2015 - 31 March 2016

The application form must be signed in front of an authorised Council Officer

Appointment by prior arrangement with the Rates Officer is necessary

If you have all the correct information please download the form and call 03 319 5026 for an appointment

When are my Rates Due?

Rates are due quarterly on the following dates:

20 September
20 December
20 March
20 June

Further Information

For information about your rates bill or any other enquiries about your rates, please email rates@kaikoura.govt.nz.