Troubleshooting
  • Last updated:
  • 10 Nov 2020

You can reset your password from the Login screen:

  • Select (Forgot your password?) located next to Password
  • A Reset your password screen will open
  • Enter your Email Address
  • Click Send verification code, don't close this screen
  • Check your email for a verification code

Note: If you can't see your verification email, check in your spam/junk folder. If you don't receive it, select the Send new code option.

  • Enter the code emailed in the Reset your password screen
  • Select Verify
  • Click Continue

You can now set a new password.

If you can't access your email account to reset a forgotten password, you can complete the online support council website form.

Please provide your previous email address used to initially sign up and the new email address.

A council officer will get back to you within 3 working days.

  • Select Access MyCouncil Services, which is located on the Other Online Services tile
  • Select Report a Data Issue from the Customer Requests menu on the left hand side of your screen
  • Select what the issue/error relates to
  • Complete the form with related details about the issue/error
  • Attach a document where applicable. For example: if you have a screen shot of the error message
  • Click Submit.

You can also use Report a Data Issue to request access to more functions or amalgamate your records if you are unable to verify.

If you can’t access MyCouncil, you can complete the online support council website form. A council officer will get back to you within 3 working days.

  • Note the error message and time it occurred
  • Check your email account for a receipt of payment 
  • Check your bank account to see if the payment was successful. Depending on your bank, payments may not appear immediately or appear as a pending transaction
  • If no payment or receipt is showing, you can either:
    • Report a Data Issue if you are logged in, or
    • Request a Service using the guest user online form.
  • Include noted details of the error and if you would like a confirmation of payment.

If you have any more payments to make in the meantime, we recommend trying a different internet browser.

Due to a recent update by Google, we are currently experiencing issues via the Google Chrome, Firefox and Microsoft Edge internet browsers. Please use Internet Explorer or Safari to ensure you receive a receipt.

Currently there is no payment facility for:

  • infrastructure contributions
  • cash bonds.

Please refer to correspondence you have received from council for the other payment options available to you.

You can request a refund in writing or by email, please include:

  • Council's reference number you over paid
  • Details of your payments
  • Your contact information
  • Details of any issue or error you may have encountered at the time, where applicable.

One of council's officer will be in contact once the matter has been investigated.

This service is not available currently in MyCouncil.

You can complete a change of name notification form with the relevant supporting documentation.

If you have more than a personal and business dashboard added, click on the More tab to view the others.

All dashboards need verifying individually.

If you have added duplicate dashboards:

  • Select the duplicate dashboard
  • Scroll to the bottom of the dashboard
  • Click Remove this Dashboard
  • Select Yes to confirm you want to remove the dashboard
  • Repeat process for any other duplicate dashboards you may have.