Payment of Council Rates


View the different payment options for Council Rates.

Online Payments Portal

You can now pay your rates online here: City of Burnside Online Rates Payment

Follow the prompts to pay your rates. You will need your billing number ready.

Direct Debit

Direct debit is now available for payment of rates. To apply for installments to be debited from your nominated bank account on the instalment due dates please follow the instructions below.

Please download the the following documents:

Forms can be sent to or mailed to PO Box 9, Glenside SA 5065.


Contact your participating Bank, Credit Union or Building Society to make this payment from your cheque, savings or credit card account.

Biller code: 8722.

For your billing number, see the top right corner of your account.

BPAY View®

Burnside ratepayers now have the opportunity to receive their Council rates notices electronically via BPAY View®. BPAY View sends your bills and statements straight to the same online bank you use to pay them. With BPAY View, receive, pay and store your bills in your online bank.

Signup today in 3 simple steps:

  1. Login to your online banking account
  2. Look for the BPAY View or View Bills section
  3. Register your bills

Electronic Rates Notices

Register for Electronic Rates Notices

Australia Post Billpay

Take your notice intact to any Australia Post Office or Post Office Agency anywhere in Australia. Payment is acceptable by cash, cheque or debit card.

By Telephone

Call 1300 276 468. Biller Code is 1358704. 24 hrs a day, 7 days a week (for the cost of a local call). Acceptable credit cards: Visa and Mastercard. For your billing number, see the top right corner of your account.

By Mail

Pay by cheque, money order and post with your payment slip to  City of Burnside, PO Box 9, Glenside SA 5065. (Avoid pinning or stapling payments.)

In Person

Present your account intact to the cashier at council offices, 401 Greenhill Road, Tusmore. Payment is acceptable by - EFTPOS, Visa, Mastercard, cash, cheque and money order.