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Rates and Charges

  
  
  
2019-2020 $
  
Residential Rate1Year
0.40841 cents in $
(Base 414.00)
No
Business Rate1Year
0.98715 cents in $
(Minimum 691.00)
No
Farmland Rate1Year
0.40841 cents in $
(Base 414.00)
No
City Centre Business Rate1Year
1.46591 cents in $
(Minimum 672.00)
No
Environmental Levy1Year
0.01051 cents in $
(Base 22.56)
No
Outstanding Rates - Interest on overdue amounts calculated dailyNo
  
  
  
2019-2020 $
  
House or Block of flats (non strata) - Residential1Year
25
No
Strata Unit - Residential1Year
12.5
No
Strata Unit - Non-Residential, Per 350m2 impervious land area by unit entitlement1Year
Result
Minimum 5.00
No
Non-Residential - Per 350m2 impervious land area1Year
25
No
  
  
  
2019-2020 $
  
Section 603 Search (LG Act)1EachNo
Section 603 Search (LG Act) - Urgent Processing Additional Fee (Within next working day)1Each
82
No
Section 603 Search (LG Act) - Verbal Update of provided Certificate within 2 months1Each
0
No
Section 605 Search (LG Act)1Each
Cost
No
Rates Debt Recovery Costs (including Legal Action)1Each
Cost
No
Dishonour Payment Administration Fee1Each
15
Yes/No
Credit Card Surcharge1Each
0.6% of Payment
Yes/No
Account Keeping Fee (Sundry Debtors Accounts Only)1Month
20
Yes
Sundry Debtors Account Late Fee1invoice
20
Yes
Refund Fee1Each
25
Yes/No