Rates and valuations

Christchurch City Council rates are largely allocated on the basis of property rating values.

Receive your rates invoice by email


Rates are payable in quarterly or monthly instalments.

Rates and valuation search

Search for a property's rates and valuation details.


Paying your rates is quick and easy with a range of payment options.


Rates reductions, remissions, rebates and relief.

Refunds and transfers

Request a refund, transfer to another account, or change ownership.

Setting rates and valuations

Most rates are based on the rating value of the property.

Solicitors request for information

Use this form to request rating information for property settlement.

Update your contact details

Update your contact details for rates or other Council services.