Online Payments

Pay your rates, parking and other infringement notices using your Visa, MasterCard or Debit/Credit Card.

We currently accept online payments on this website for:

Payment types and Currency conversion

You can make online payments using either Visa, Mastercard or Debit/Credit card. Online payments processed through our online services will appear on your statement as 'TCDC'. Thames-Coromandel District Council is a New Zealand based Local Authority for trading/registration purposes. All fees and charges and  transactions are in New Zealand Dollars (NZD).

Merchant fees and other charges

Please note there is an online convenience fee of 2.10% associated with processing this transaction.

This is an ANZ Bank (Thames-Coromandel District Council's banking provider) charge and is subject to change. 

Be sure to allow time before your instalment due date for processing the transaction. If you make your payment before 9:00pm, the payment will appear in your Thames-Coromandel District Council rate account on the following business day. Transactions after 9:00pm will appear after two business days.


We provide customer support for Online Services between the hours of 8am and 5pm (Monday to Friday).  All queries outside these hours will be logged by our after-hours service and attended to during office hours. Phone (07) 868 0200 or email 

By using this service, you accept and agree to the Terms and Conditions for Online Payments.

Alternative ways to pay

Payments can be made by internet banking (LIM's, dog registrations, airfield landing fees, fines and deposits for resource and building consent applications)direct debitby cash or eft-pos at one of our offices in Thames, Coromandel, Whitianga or Whangamata.