Legal Forms

Application for Payment Plan

Should you wish to avoid court action on your outstanding rates please complete the below form.

Application for Payment Plan (PDF, 268.3 KB)

Then either:

  • Email to enquiries@townsville.qld.gov.au,
  • Post to PO Box 1268, TOWNSVILLE QLD 4810 or
  • Deliver in person at our Customer Service Centres:
    • 103 Walker Street, Townsville
    • 86 Thuringowa Drive, Thuringowa Central

Statutory Declaration

If the complaint relates to a vehicle offence and you were not the driver at the time, then you may complete a Statutory Declaration naming the driver and giving that person’s current address. Council will not accept a declaration naming the driver that does not include the address.

Statutory Declaration (PDF, 12.0 KB)

Then either:

  • Post original to PO Box 1268, TOWNSVILLE QLD 4810 or
  • Deliver original in person at our Customer Service Centres:
    • 103 Walker Street, Townsville
    • 86 Thuringowa Drive, Thuringowa Central

Plea of Guilty

You may enter a plea in writing and ask that the matter be dealt with in your absence. A fine will be imposed and the Court will write to you to explain what happened and the amount you must pay.

Plea of Guilty (PDF, 9.8 KB)

Then either:

  • Post original to PO Box 1268, TOWNSVILLE QLD 4810 or
  • Deliver original in person at our Customer Service Centres:
    • 103 Walker Street, Townsville
    • 86 Thuringowa Drive, Thuringowa Central