Papers & Reports

Date Type & Industry Description Documents
21 Dec 2017
Local Government
Media Release
Media Release - 15 local councils notify special variation intentions - 21 December 2017
Fifteen councils notified IPART of their intention to apply for a special variation to increase their general income above the rate peg in 2018-19 by 15 December, 2017.

We have also received notification letters from Walgett Shire Council an...
PDF 53.01KB
4 Dec 2017
Local Government
Letter
IPART letter to Camden Council
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PDF 443.08KB
28 Nov 2017
Local Government
Fact Sheet
Fact Sheet – Community awareness and engagement for special variations - November 2017
This fact sheet provides guidance to councils on the community awareness and engagement assessment criterion in the Office of Local Government’s Special Variation guidelines.
PDF 184.19KB
28 Nov 2017
Local Government
Media Release
Media Release - 2018-19 Rate Peg for NSW Local Councils - 28 November 2017
IPART has set the 2018-19 rate peg at
2.3%. The rate peg determines the maximum allowable percentage increase in general income for local councils in NSW.
PDF 59.94KB
28 Nov 2017
Local Government
Fact Sheet
Fact Sheet – Applications to Increase Minimum Rates - November 2017
This fact sheet provides guidance to councils that are considering applying for an increase to minimum rates in 2018-19.
PDF 53.58KB
28 Nov 2017
Local Government
Fact Sheet
Fact Sheet - Rate peg for NSW councils for 2018-19 - November 2017
IPART has set the rate peg 2018-19 at 2.3%. This fact sheet outlines further details regarding the setting of the 2018-19 rate peg.
PDF 153.17KB
28 Nov 2017
Local Government
Fact Sheet
Fact Sheet – How IPART will assess applications for special variations - November 2017
This fact sheet provides guidance to councils that are considering applying for a Special Variation to their general income in 2018-19.
PDF 105.12KB
27 Nov 2017
Local Government
IPART Annual Report
Annual Report - Report on IPART's functions in relation to local government in 2016-17 - October 2017
Our Annual Report to Ministers on IPART's functions in relation to local government in 2016-17.
PDF 2.66MB
10 Nov 2017
Local Government
Guidelines / Procedures
OLG Guidelines - Application for a special variation to general income for 2018/19
The Guidelines for the preparation of an application for a Special Variation to General Income for 2018/19 are produced by the Office of Local Government
PDF 865.87KB
31 Aug 2017
Local Government
Media Release
Media Release - IPART recommends Marsden Park development costs fall by 20% - 31 August 2017
This Media Release outlines the details of our assessment of Blacktown City Council’s Section 94 Contributions Plan No 21 – Marsden Park (CP21). The assessment recommends proposed costs of local infrastructure in Marsden Park be reduced by at least ...
PDF 41.4KB

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