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Section 603 Certificates – Outstanding Rates

Applicants can seek to find out, through a Section 603 certificate, the amount (if any) due or payable to Council by way of rates, charges or otherwise for a parcel of land.

Certificates can be requested online.

For properties in Auburn, Berala, Regents Park, Rookwood, Lidcombe South of M4 Motorway, South Granville, Chester Hill, and parts of Merrylands and Guildford (Woodville Ward) please use:

E-PATHWAY

For properties in Merrylands West, parts of Merrylands, Guildford West, Greystanes, Pemulwuy, Woodpark, Pendle Hill and Girraween please use:

E-SERVICES

Once the Certificate has been processed, it will be sent to your email address.

Fees

  • There is a statutory fee of $80.00 payable for each Section 603 certificate. GST is not applicable.
  • If you require a copy of the Certificate to be faxed to you or require a certificate urgently, there is an additional fee of $26.50 per certificate payable.
  • If a refund of the Section 603 certificate is required, there is an administration charge of $24.20 payable.

Processing time

The usual processing time for a Section 603 certificate is three days from the date of receipt and payment. The certificate may be ordered online, through the mail, or over the counter at Council’s Administration Centre.

Paper Application Form

You can also request a Section 603 certificate by filling out a

and posting it with a cheque to:

Cumberland Council
16 Memorial Avenue
Merrylands NSW 2160

If you are purchasing a property you may also want a 

 for Outstanding Notices/Orders.