You may be eligible for a rates rebate. A rates rebate is a scheme in which the Government pays up to $700 of your rates, and is designed to help low-income ratepayers with their rates bills.
If you can answer ‘yes’ to all the following questions, then you may be eligible for a rates rebate:
You can either:
As well as a completed form, you will need to provide:
Once completed, you can return the form to the Council either by:
Once your rebate has been processed, Council will inform you of this in writing.
The payment will be applied against your rates account, or a refund will be made if you have already paid your rates in full.