Your rates enable Council to fund the many services and facilities we provide for the community.

This includes community services, sporting and recreation, environmental planning, public health & safety, environmental protection, waste collection, road and footpath maintenance .

A full list of capital works and priority spend areas can be found in Council's Operational Plan.

The annual rate notice is issued at the end of July each year. Rates can be paid in full by 31 August, or in quarterly instalments due 31 August, 30 November, 28 February and 31 May.

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Important rate information due to COVID-19

If you are paying in full, your rates are due 30 September 2020.

Due dates for quarterly instalments for the 2020/21 financial year are:

  • 30 September 2020

  • 30 November 2020

  • 28 February 2021 

  • 31 May 2021

The interest rate for the 2020/21 financial year has been set at 0% for the period 1 July 2020 to 31 December 2020 and 7% for the period 1 January 2021 to 30 June 2021.


Go paperless for rates

Residents can receive an electronic rates notice via email. You can either register online or register to receive your rates notices through BPAY View by logging on to your internet banking.

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