Who can apply for a concession?

Eligible pensioners can claim concession for rates on their main place of residence. Only one concession per financial year is allowed.

Other criteria

  • Your place of residence must be the same address that’s on your pension card and be a single rateable property
  • Your concession card must be valid at the time of application

What does this concession provide?

  • A concession on your Council rates
  • A concession on the Fire Services Property Levy

What cards are eligible?

Pensioner Concession Card
– issued by Centrelink or Department of Veterans’ Affairs
Department of Veterans’ Affairs Gold Card
– War Widow (WW)
Department of Veterans’ Affairs Gold Card
– Totally & Permanently Incapacitated (TPI)

Apply for a concession

Before a concession can be given you must complete and return a Municipal Rates Concession form.

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