Councils intending to apply for a special rate variation or minimum rate increase were asked to notify IPART of their intention to apply by 15 December 2017 via our Council Portal.
15 Councils notified IPART and these notifcation letters can be viewed by selecting a Council's name in the Councils & Applications tab.
Councils are required to complete Application Forms as part of their application. Below are the 2018-19 Application Forms:
Special Variations Application Form - Part A and Application Form - Part B
Minimum Rates Application Form - Part A and Application Form - Part B
|15 December 2017
||Notifications for Special Variation or Minimum Rates applications due
|12 February 2018
||Special Variation applications due
|12 March 2018
||Minimum Rate Variation applications due
|15 May 2018
||Determinations announced for Special Variations and Minimum Rate Variations
We will accept public submissions for 4 weeks from the date of receipt of an application from councils. For Special Variations this is from 12 February – 12 March 2018 and for Minimum Rate Variations this is from 12 March – 9 April 2018.