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Payment options for land tax

QRO Online allows you to make payments, view outstanding tax amounts, update your bank account details and view your payment history.

You can pay your land tax by:

Note: If your payment is not made by the due date, unpaid tax interest will accrue daily until we receive the full amount.

Credit card

You can pay online using BPOINT or call 1300 803 545 and follow the prompts. Credit card payments must be more than $10 and less than $50,000.

A surcharge applies to credit card payments:

  • 0.518% for Visa and Mastercard
  • 1.4% for Amex.

Read the BPOINT terms and conditions.

Make sure you select the correct tax type from the biller code drop-down list, and enter the correct payment reference code:

  • Biller code—625178
  • Reference number—shown on your assessment notice.

If you have paid by credit card and a refund is due, we will refund the assessment amount to the credit card. The surcharge amount is non-refundable.

Phone or internet banking—BPAY

Contact your bank or financial institution to make payments from your cheque or savings account. See www.bpay.com.au for more information.

Make sure you enter the correct information so that your payment is processed correctly:

  • Biller code—625178
  • Reference number—shown on your assessment notice.

Direct debit

You can set up a direct debit to pay either:

  • the full amount on the due date of your assessment
  • 3 equal instalments on set dates, using the extended payment option.

Find out more about:

Electronic funds transfer (EFT)

Use the following bank account details when paying by EFT.

  • Account name: Office of State Revenue Collection Account
  • Account number: 1000 0935
  • BSB code: 064-013
  • Bank: Commonwealth Bank of Australia
  • Branch: Queensland Government Banking Centre
  • Reference: Shown on your assessment notice
  • SWIFT code: CTBAAU2S—You will need this code if you're making a payment from outside Australia

Make sure you use the correct information so that your payment is processed correctly.

Cheque or money order

When paying for your assessment, you must:

  • include the payment slip from each assessment notice being paid
  • make the cheque or money order payable to 'Commissioner of State Revenue'
  • post your cheque or money order to
    Queensland Revenue Office
    GPO Box 2476
    Brisbane Qld 4001

Mail delivery times can affect when we receive your payment—this may result in unpaid tax interest if payment is received after the due date.

Payment plan

There are 3 types of payment plan available:

  • Extended payment option (EPO) to make 3 equal payments 45, 90 and 150 days after the date of the assessment notice. You must apply within 35 days of your assessment notice. Find out how to apply for an EPO.
  • Instalment plan, for outstanding land tax debts to be paid over a term longer than 6 months. See the terms and how to apply to pay by instalments.
  • QRO Online payment plan, for outstanding land tax debts to be paid within 6 months.

Interest applies to instalment and payment plans, but does not apply to an EPO (unless your second or third instalment is late).

Before you can apply for the QRO Online payment plan, you’ll first need to create an account and verify your identity. Once your account is set up, you can manage your land tax online (e.g. download assessment notices, claim exemptions, make payments).

Follow these steps to apply for the payment plan:

  1. Log in to QRO Online.
  2. Select:
    • My Land for your personal land tax account
    • View accounts for a company, trust or another person.
  3. Select Payments from the side menu.
  4. Select Request for payment plan.
  5. Complete the details and click Submit.

If your application is approved, we’ll send you an email to confirm the payment plan. You’ll find details under Upcoming payments.