Rates are charged to all land and property within the District Council of Ceduna region in order to provide services to the Community. 

Payments of Rates will be in quarterly payments due and payable on

A quarterly notice will be posted to ratepayers 30 days prior to each due date.

A ratepayer may also pay their rates in a single instalment due on the 1st of September.

Payment must be received by Council on or before the instalment due date. Ratepayers wishing to make alternative payment arrangements must contact Council prior to the due date for payment of rates. Approval of any such arrangement will be at the discretion of Council.

Methods of Payments

The District Council of Ceduna offers a variety of easy and convenient payment methods:

Payment by Direct Debit

Download the Direct Debit Request form in the related links, or contact Council's Administration Office for a form.

Payment by EFT

BSB: 105-100
Account: 029078240
Reference Number: (your assessment number)

Using telephone or internet this service is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Contact your bank or financial institution for further details.

Payment by Internet

Please use our secure Online Payment Site to pay by credit card (Visa & MasterCard only). Have your rates notice handy as you will need your Assessment Number and Valuation Number to complete the payment.


Use the Biller Code and Reference Number on the front of your Rates Notice.
Call of visit the website of your financial institution to make your payment direct from your bank account or credit card.

Payment by Phone

Call Council on 08 8625 3407 (Visa or MasterCard only).

Paying in Person

Present your payment slip at the District Council of Ceduna, 44 O'Loughlin Tce, Ceduna.
Pay by Cash, Cheque, Money Order, EFTPOS or Credit Card (Visa or MasterCard only).

By Post

Post your payment slip with your cheque or money order made payable to District Council of Ceduna, to PO Box 175, Ceduna SA 5690. Alternatively complete your credit card details on the slip provided at the bottom of your rates notice (Visa or MasterCard only).


Ratepayers receiving Centrelink payments can now pay their rates through the Centrepay Scheme. Please contact Centrepay for further information on Ph 1800 044 063 or visit the Centrelink website.

Late Payment of Rates


If an instalment of rates is not paid on or before the date on which it falls due the instalment will be regarded as being in arrears; and

Recovery of Amounts Due

In any case where default in payment of rates occurs council may without further notice commence proceeding for recovery of all amounts due including:

When Council receives a payment in respect of overdue rates the Council applies the money received as follows:

Tel: 08 8625 3407
District Council of Ceduna
44 O'Loughlin Terrace
(PO Box 175) Ceduna SA 5690
Contact Us
Tel: (08) 8625 3407
Fax: (08) 8625 3435