A pensioner concession on your rates is available upon application to eligible pensioners for their principal place of residence.
The pensioner concession for the 2016-2017 year is capped to a maximum concession of $218.30 for Rates and $50.00 for the Fire Services Property Levy.
Eligibility for Concession on Municipal Rates and Charges
You could be eligible for a concession on your municipal rates and charges if you have:
To claim a concession on your rates and charges you must ensure that:
To claim a concession on your rates you will need to complete an application form at the Council Offices and present your current concession card. Having been granted a rate concession, no further applications are required unless you change your residential address.
If your pensioner concession card entitlement ceases and you become ineligible for a rate concession you should advise the Council as soon as possible.
Centrelink Centrepay deductions are available - Council reference 555-054-842S