Our contact centres will be closed on 25 and 26 December 2018, and 1 and 2 January 2019.
See what our hours are over the holiday period on our contact us page.

Ways to pay levies

We’ll send your levy invoice by post once you've filed a tax return. Find out how to pay and what to do if you have any problems

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    Credit card

    You’ll need your ACC number and invoice number.

    Our bank, Westpac, charges a 1.9% convenience fee on all credit card payments. We don't keep any of this fee.

    Pay online by credit card

    Internet banking

    1. Use the one-off bill payment option
    2. Search for ACC as a payee, or make a transfer to our Westpac bank account:

      Name of account – Accident Compensation Corporation 
      Account number – 03 0502 0287400 009
    3. Add these details to make sure we can track the payment back to you:

      Particulars – Levy account name 
      Code – ACC number eg YN123456E or Y1234567E 
      Reference – Invoice number

      If you're paying from an overseas bank account:

      SWIFT code - WPACNZ2W
      You may also have to pay an international banking fee.

    Direct debit or by instalments

    You can pay your levy as a direct debit on your due date, or if your invoice is $250 or more (excluding GST) you can pay in instalments of three months, six months, or 10 months (this option includes a 5.4% admin fee) as a monthly payment.

    To set this up, fill in the direct debit and instalment payments form or use MyACC for Business. We need to receive this at least 10 days before the due date.

    Login or register for MyACC for Business

    ACC1768 Direct debit or instalment payments form

    Send it to us by post or email:

    ACC Business Service Centre
    PO Box 795
    Wellington 6140
    Email business@acc.co.nz

    Already paying by direct debit or instalments?

    If you’re on a standard 3, 6 or 10 month payment plan, this should automatically roll over. We'll then send your payment schedule out with your invoice. Your payment schedule will tell you when any payments will come out of your account.

    If you're not on a standard plan, you’ll need to contact us to set this up when you receive your invoice. We'll then send your payment schedule separate from your invoice.

    Using MyACC for Business

    You can pay your invoice and view your transaction history online using MyACC for Business.

    Login or register for MyACC for Business

    At a Westpac branch or PostShop

    Take your invoice in to pay at your nearest Westpac branch or local Postshop.

    Find a Westpac branch
    Find a PostShop

    Contact us

    Contact us as soon as possible if you have any questions or concerns about your invoice or you can't pay your invoice by the due date. We can help to arrange a payment plan.

    Call us Monday to Friday, 7am – 7pm:

    Phone (self employed) 0508 426 837
    Phone (employers) 0800 222 776
    Overseas +64 4816 7880
    Email business@acc.co.nz

    Last published: 12 December 2018