From 1 March 2020, Inland Revenue will no longer be accepting
cheques. This includes post-dated 1 March 2020 cheques. Instead, one of the
following payment methods must be used:
- myIR: Pay by
direct debit and make debit card and credit card payments securely through
myIR. Visit Inland Revenue’s website ird.govt.nz and login or register for
banking: Make payments using online banking. Contact your bank for more
- Credit or
debit card via Inland Revenue’s website: Use credit or debit cards to make
online payments through Inland Revenue’s website. Visit ird.govt.nz/pay.
- In person at
Westpac Bank: Pay by EFTPOS or cash at a Westpac branch or Smart ATM.
- Money transfer: From
overseas pay Inland Revenue using a money transfer service. Search for “make a
payment” on Inland Revenue’s website for more information.
Please note charges may apply for
some payment options.