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Rates remissions policy

Partial refunds (remissions) on rates are available in certain situations.

This section contains the Council's policy on remission of rates. This policy is effective from 1 July 2018.

The rates remission policy covers several situations where rates remissions (discounts) may be possible. Each has specific criteria and the application process may vary slightly.


Rates Remission Policy (pdf, 288 KB)

Rates Activities and Policies Brochure (pdf, 58 KB)

Uniform charges on non-contiguous rating units owned by the same ratepayer
Sporting, recreation or community organisations
Land subject to council-initiated zone changes
Low-valued properties
Land occupied by a dwelling that is affected by natural disaster
Excess metered water rates
School wastewater charges
Abandoned land

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