COVID-19 Rates Relief

COVID-19 Council Rates Support

Council recognises the COVID-19 pandemic has had significant impacts on businesses and individuals across the Mid-Western region.

Council is providing assistance to residents to support them through the COVID-19 crisis, through the implementation of Rates relief. This assistance includes an extension of due dates for Rates due in May and Rates due in August 2020, to a new date of 30 September 2020. Please note this assistance is in relation to Property Rates only. If you have concerns paying your Water Rates please contact Council to discuss.

If you would like to request an extension for payment regarding Rates and Charges Notice (4th Instalment 2019/20 and 1st Instalment 2020/21) to delay payment up until 30 September 2020, please complete the below form. Upon approval of the application, you will have until 30 September 2020 to pay all outstanding Rates, and Council will waive any interest charges that would normally accrue on outstanding payments for the period up until 30 September 2020.

You can also download a printable version of the form here. (PDF 313Kb)