Rating and waste services fees and charges are available.
Rate instalments fall due on the last day of August, November, February and May and must be paid on or before their due dates in order to avoid interest charges. Interest on overdue instalments is charged at the rate of 9% pa calculated daily.
Pensioners who receive a Pensioner Concession on their property may elect to pay rates other than by quarterly instalments. Interest accrues on overdue instalments but is waived in full, provided rates are paid fully by May 31 each year.
Should instalments remain unpaid, interest at 9% per annum calculated daily will be applicable.
Rate instalments may be paid using the following methods:
A rebate of a maximum of $250 pa on a property which is the pensioner's sole or principal place of residence, applies to all pensioners who hold a Pensioner Concession Card. Pensioners who are granted a Concession Card between instalment periods are eligible to apply for a rebate on a pro rata basis for all ensuing instalment periods within the rating year.
Last updated: Thursday 25 October, 2012