Ratepayers are reminded that the 2020-2021 rates third instalment is due for payment by 28 February 2021.
For Commercial properties, any 2020/2021 payments will be interest free until 30 June 2021.
For other sectors experiencing difficulty in payment, these Ratepayers can apply for special consideration due to their individual circumstances. See website for online financial hardship application – www.swanhill.vic.gov.au.
Special consideration includes a range of options from approved repayment plans, partial or full deferral and interest deferrals. Application for special consideration for these sectors will be determined on a case–by–case basis.
For any Ratepayer who has applied for special consideration, payments/arrangements have been tailored to suit each individual(s) and these payments/arrangements will remain in place.
Chief Executive Officer