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.
Choose from full payment, by instalment, direct debit options and more.
More about additional charges like municiple rates, recycling and rubbish collection and the fire services levy.
We use Capital Improved Value (CIV) for the calculation of rates, which is determined by independent valuers.
Ratepayers are legally required to advise us of any changes in ownership and mailing address.
View your rates notice instantly and sign up to pay your rates by direct debit.
There are a number of different arrangements for rate payment depending on your personal situation.
We are required by State Government to undertake a general property revaluation every two years.
More about property valuation,
supplementary valuation and
Our budget explains how your rates are spent.
About rate capping.
Download your rates brochure (PDF).