Paying my Rates

There are two options for payment of rates:

  1. Payment in full by 31 August
  2. Quarterly instalments which are due on 31 August, 30 November, 28 February and 31 May 

Please note: Daily interest charges will accrue on any unpaid rates. 

Please contact our Customer Service Team if you are experiencing financial difficulties and need time to pay.

In Person

Payments may be made at Council Offices; Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm (excluding public holidays):

Tumbarumba Office - Bridge Street, Tumbarumba

Tumut Office - 76 Capper Street, Tumut

Payments can also be made at

  • Adelong, Batlow and Talbingo Libraries during normal opening hours
  • Rosewood and Khancoban Post Offices, during normal business hours



To use BPAY or BPAY View online you need to register for Internet banking with your participating bank, credit union or building society.  Once registered, use the information on your bill to make your payment.

For more information visit the BPay website


Credit Card

Pay over the internet with your credit card

Please note: this on-line service is currently NOT available to Tumbarumba area customers

Pay My Rates

All Credit Card transactions incur a fee of 0.6%

Pay by phone with your Mastercard or Visacard

Tumut area customers

The phone payment line is a 24 hour service. Calls are charged at the cost of a local call (mobiles extra). 

Phone:  1300 276 468

Tumbarumba area customers

Pay over the phone during Council office hours

Phone: (02) 6948 9100 



All Credit Card transactions incur a fee of 0.6%



Other Options


Post Cheque or Money Orders (made payable to Snowy Valleys Council) to:

  • Tumbarumba Office - PO Box 61, Tumbarumba NSW  2653
  • Tumut Office - 76 Capper Street, Tumut, NSW 2720



Payments may be deducted from Centrelink benefits.

Please contact your Centrelink office or go to


Australia Post (Tumut Only)

Rates and Water Payments only

Tumut customers can pay in person at any Australian Post Office.  Cash, Cheque or EFTPOS are available.