The raising of rates is governed by statutory guidelines in the Local Government Act 1995. Rate notices are sent in approximately mid-August of each year and are due 35 days from the issue of the notice. Rates can be paid in full by the due date or in four equal instalments.
The due dates for the 2020/2021 rates are:
|Full payment||2 October 2020|
|First instalment||2 October 2020|
|Second instalment||7 December 2020|
|Third instalment||8 February 2021|
Not sure how your rates are calculated? These WALGA videos will explain.
If you have any questions regarding your rates, please refer to our FAQ's.
For help reading your rate notice, refer to our sample rate notice.