Local Government
Special Variations Minimum Rates

Special Variations & Minimum Rates 2017-18

In progress
Start Date
Nov 2016
May 2017


IPART has received 8 council applications for 2017-18 special rate variations.  We will assess each application against Guidelines released by the Office of Local Government.    

All applications are available to view on our website.  

Port Macquarie-Hastings Council and Ballina Shire Council were granted short extensions to complete technical requirements with their applications. 

The following submission periods apply to special rate variations: 

Bellingen, Byron, Inverell, Lockhart, Muswellbrook, Shoalhaven:  13 February – 13 March 2017 
Port Macquarie-Hastings: 16 February - 16 March 2017
Ballina Shire Council: 20 February – 20 March 2017

Fact Sheet - Council applications for a special variation in 2017-18

Key contact:
Letitia Watson-Ley
(02) 9290 8402
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