Do I have to be on superannuation to apply?
No, ratepayers of any age can apply. The rebate is based on total income from all sources for the year ended 31 March 2021.
Can self-employed people apply?
Yes. Self-employed people simply need to bring in proof of income or your set of accounts for the year ending 31 March 2021.
Do my rates have to be up-to-date to apply?
No. The rebate is based on your current year's rates. We encourage anyone facing difficulty in paying their rates to contact Council to discuss options.
Is the process complicated?
No. The process is simple and straightforward. Council staff members are happy to assist you to complete your application, either at Council or at home.