Rates are a general purpose levy, which contribute to more than 120 services plus essential
infrastructure such as roads, footpaths, parks, gardens, libraries and sports facilities.
Rates assistance and hardships
There are a number of different arrangements for rate payment depending on your personal situation.
What services do my rates pay for?
Our budget explains how your rates are spent.
State Government has set a 2.5%
rate cap, which we have met. More info about rate capping.