Rates and Payments

Rate revenue collected by Bass Coast Shire Council is used to provide facilities for the enjoyment and safety of the whole community. For information on the current budget, including services, new initiatives and rate comparisons with other Gippsland Councils, visit the Budget section of our website.

Pension Concession Rebates

Information about available concession rebates and eligibility criteria.

Fire Services Property Levy

From July 1, the Fire Services Levy will be removed from insurance premiums and replaced by a property-based levy collected with council rates. This change means all property owners will contribute a fair share to funding our fire services.

Paying your Rates

Property rates can be paid in a lump sum payment or by four instalments. Payments are accepted by credit card, BPAY, mail or in person

Financial Hardship

If you have difficulty paying a Council rate or charge by the due date, you can apply to have a suitable payment arrangement put in place.

Advising of Change of Address or Name

Let us know when you've moved or changed your name so we can update our records.

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