Further Information

Application Forms

Downloadable forms:

Section 603 Application Form(PDF, 123KB)

Special Water Meter Reading Application(PDF, 119KB)

Pensioner Concession Form(PDF, 399KB)

Request Notices via Email(PDF, 782KB)

Online forms:

Change of Address for Rates Notices

Electronic Rates Notices

Property Enquiries - Includes Zoning Certificate 10.7, Section 603 Certificates, Water Meter Reading, Drainage Diagrams and Outstanding Notices Section 9.3

Interest Charges

Interest is charged on arrears on a daily basis, in accordance with the Local Government Act 1993.
The interest rate for the 2018/2019 is 7.5% pa.

Council is legally bound, and in fairness to all ratepayers, must ensure that it recovers all outstanding debts. Ratepayers who have amounts outstanding and do not make a mutually agreeable arrangement for payment will be subject to recovery action where warranted.

If you are genuinely unable to pay all of your rates the onus is on you to contact Council and enter into a mutually acceptable arrangement for payment. Please do this prior to the due date so that any unnecessary embarrassment and costs can be avoided.

 

Rating Categories

Land categories Under the Local Government Act (1993), Council has categorised ratepayers land as either

  • Farmland
  • Residential
  • Business
  • Mining

The category of each ratepayers land is shown on the front of their rate notice.

Recovery of Rates & Arrangements for Payment

Council is legally bound, and in fairness to all ratepayers must ensure that it recovers all outstanding debts. Ratepayers who have amounts outstanding and do not make a mutually agreeable arrangement for payment will be subject to recovery action where warranted. If you are genuinely unable to pay all of your rates the onus is on you to contact Council and enter into a mutually acceptable arrangement for payment. Please do this prior to the due date so any unnecessary embarrassment and costs can be avoided.