Rate payments assist Council to administer a range of programs, services and projects to help maintain and improve services and facilities for the community.
Half yearly rates notices are issued in February and August.
Please contact Council on 1300 307 800 if you do not receive a notice at the expected times.
Council offers a number of ways for you to pay your rates notice including BPAY, credit card and direct debit.
Commercial/Business properties affected by COVID-19
During a special council meeting held on Tuesday 24 March, Gympie Regional Council endorsed a number of support measures for local businesses.
What this means for you:
The rates early payment discount due date for Commercial/Business properties has been extended to 9 July 2020.
Interest will then be applied to rates arrears from 9 September 2020.
Fees and charges may also be amended, reduced or waived where considered a necessary and appropriate response to the COVID-19 situation.
For more information about Council’s payment options or to make a payment arrangement for your rates, visit www.gympie.qld.gov.au or phone 1300 307 800
Change of address
You will need to contact Council each time your postal address changes to ensure our records are up to date.
Please let Council know if you also change your contact details such as your phone number or email address.
You can complete the notification of change of address form and submit online or return by:
Mail: PO Box 155, Gympie, QLD, 4570
In person: 2 Caledonian Hill, Gympie
Undetected Water Leak Allowance Request
Customers who have had an undetected water leak on their property can apply for a once-off, partial allowance of up to 50% of excess water usage charges, calculated by Gympie Regional Council according to its Revenue Statement.
Click here to complete the form and return it with any supporting documents (plumber’s invoice or Statutory Declaration) via email to firstname.lastname@example.org or post to PO Box 155 Gympie QLD 4570.
Council will provide a written response once your claim has been reviewed.
Council’s Free Trees Program entitles ratepayers to receive two free tube-stock plants per financial year.
Planting local native species helps to increase biodiversity values in the region as well as providing food and habitat for our local fauna.
You have up until 31st May 2020 to show your notice (either paper copy or email) and collect your trees.
Pay your rates or debtor invoice
Online, in person, BPAY
Register to receive your notice electronically
Discounts and concessions for rates
Various levies and charges that make up your rates
You can pay your rates bill at your Gympie bank