Apply for a Rates Rebate

The Rates Rebates Scheme provides a rebate for low-income earners who are paying rates for the home they were living in for the applicable rating year.

Applications closed for Rates Rebates Scheme 2023/2024

Applications for the 2023/2024 rating year closed on 30 June 2024.

We expect to open applications for the 2024/2025 year in August 2024.

Who is eligible?

Rebates will be calculated based on your income, the number of dependents living with you and the total amount of rates for the rating year, including Horowhenua District Council and Horizons Regional Council.