Ratepayers are reminded that the 2019-2020 rates fourth instalment is due for payment by 31 May 2020.
Instalment payments made after this date may incur an interest penalty.
For Commercial properties, any 2019-2020 unpaid rates and levies including any unpaid arrears will be deferred until 30 September 2020, without interest penalty. No further action is required from commercial property owners/tenants.
For other sectors, including residential, farming, industrial and recreational, these ratepayers can apply for special consideration due to their individual circumstances.
Special consideration includes a range of options including approved repayment plans, partial or full deferral to 30 September 2020 and interest deferrals. Application for special consideration for these sectors will be determined on a case–by–case basis.
Chief Executive Officer