The principal source of revenue for the shire is annual council rates. Rates notices are generally sent out in July each year; rates can be paid online via BPoint.
For payments made via direct deposit, please ensure to use your property assessment number and/or surname as a reference for the payment. Payments made that do not have a reference name or number attached cannot be allocated to the correct property.
Ratepayers who hold a Pensioner Concession Card. WA Seniors Card, or Commonwealth Seniors Health Card AND WA Seniors Card may be eligible for rates concessions. More information on eligibility & concession rates can be found here.
A joint application form for the Local Government Rates, Water Corporation Annual Charges, Emergency Services Levy and Underground Electricity Connection Charges rebates can be found here.