Rates calculations

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2017/18 calculation

Rating Categories Rate in Dollar (cents in $) Annual Charge
General
0.0025083

Farm
0.0018811

Commercial/Industrial Rate
0.0047656

Vacant Residential Land
0.0050165

Provisional Vacant
0.0025083
Municipal Charge
Levied on all properties to help pay for administration costs

$204
Garbage Charges - Urban
Levied on all urban properties

$379
Garbage Charges - Rural
An optional levy on all rural properties choosing to use this service

$314

Example

Ms Smith owns a house that was valued at $300,000.

For a general residential property the rate is 0.0025083 cents on the dollar.

Ms. Smith would pay $752.49 in rates ($300,000 x 0.0025083 = $752.49).