Rates and Charges 2017/2018

Notice is hereby given that Council made its rates and charges for the 2017/2018 financial year at the meeting held on Tuesday, 20 June 2017.

The following is a summary of the rates and charges applied:-

DESCRIPTION  2017/2018
 General Rate  11.3014c (min $260)
 General Rate Residential (R)  8.52788c (min $260)
 General Rate Primary Production (L)  10.1285c (min $260)
 General Rate – Zone 4  12.6263c
 General Rate – Zone 5 (Specified Areas)          11.9998c
 Municipal Waste Charge  $118 
 Urban Fire Protection Rate  1.3942c (min $39)
 Ridgley Fire Protection Rate  0.4610c (min $39)
 General Fire Protection Rate  0.378c (min $39)
 Kerbside Collection Charge  $291.00
 Kerbside Collection Garbage Only  $218.00
 Kerbside Collection Recycling Only  $73.00
 Stormwater Removal Service Rate

1.869c (min $77, land use R and V max $77)


A discount of 3% will be allowed on current rates and charges paid in full by 31 August 2017.

Instalments dates for 2017/2018 are:

1st Instalment         31 August 2017

2nd Instalment         31 November 2017

3rd Instalment         28 February 2018

4th Instalment         31 May 2018

A full copy of Council’s Rates and Charges Policy and the Rating Resolution is available from Revenue Services at the City Offices, 80 Wilson Street, Burnie or by visiting www.burnie.net.