Papers & Reports

Date Type & Industry Description Documents
9 Oct 2018
Local Government
Guidelines / Procedures
Guidelines for preparation of an application for a special variation to general income - 2019/20
The Guidelines for the preparation of an application for a Special Variation to General Income are produced by the Office of Local Government.
PDF 927.02KB
9 Oct 2018
Local Government
Guidelines / Procedures
Guidelines for preparation of an application to increase minimum rates above the statutory limit - 2019/20
The Guidelines for the preparation of an application to increase Minimum Rates above the Statutory Limit are produced by the Office of Local Government.
PDF 480.67KB
8 Oct 2018
Local Government
Media Release
Media Release - IPART recommends council updates infrastructure costs for Box Hill - 8 October 2018
The Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) is recommending the proposed costs of developing the Box Hill and Box Hill Industrial precincts in The Hills Shire Council be increased slightly before the council applies for State Government f...
PDF 41.86KB
8 Oct 2018
Local Government
Fact Sheet
Fact Sheet - Review of revised Contributions Plan 15 - 8 October 2018
IPART has reviewed the Hills Shire Council’s revised Contributions Plan No 15 Box Hill Precinct, referred to as CP15 (2017). This is the third time IPART has assessed CP 15. The plan applies to two precincts in the Hills Shire Government Area: Box Hi...
PDF 50.18KB
8 Oct 2018
Local Government
Final Report
Final Report - Assessment of revised Contributions Plan 15 for Box Hill - The Hills Shire Council - October 2018
CP15 (2017) applies to development in two separate two precincts in the Hills Shire Government Area: Box Hill and Box Hill Industrial.. We have assessed CP15 (2017) against the criteria in the Local Infrastructure Contributions Practice Note publishe...
PDF 4.51MB
8 Oct 2018
Local Government
Information Paper
Information Paper - Local Infrastructure Benchmark Costs - October 2018
The information paper sets out IPART’s position on using IPART’s 2014 Local Infrastructure Benchmark Costs report for the preparation or revision of section 7.11 local infrastructure contributions plans (contributions plans)
PDF 49.49KB
12 Sep 2018
Local Government
Discussion Paper
Discussion Paper - Contributions for local transport infrastructure - 12 September 2018
IPART is seeking stakeholder views on which transport items should be included in local infrastructure contributions plans, and whether the cost of these items should be apportioned across all development subject to the relevant contributions plan. <...
PDF 408.94KB
11 Sep 2018
Local Government
Fact Sheet
Fact Sheet - Rate peg for NSW councils for 2019-20 - 11 September 2018
IPART has set the 2019-20 rate peg for NSW councils at 2.7%. This fact sheet presents further information relating to the setting of the 2019-20 rate peg.
PDF 149.91KB
11 Sep 2018
Local Government
Media Release
Media Release - 2019-20 rate peg for NSW local councils - 11 September 2018
Councils will be able to increase the revenue they can collect from rates by a maximum of 2.7% in 2019-20 under the rate peg announced today.
PDF 65.17KB
23 Aug 2018
Local Government
Fact Sheet
Fact Sheet - Local Government Discount Rate - 23 August 2018
This fact sheet provides an update of the discount rate for use in net present value (NPV) models for contributions plans based on historical data to the end of July 2018
PDF 62.24KB

Accessible documents are available on request. Email IPART.

Have Your Say
IPART routinely seeks public input into our reviews via submissions, public hearings, stakeholder workshops and community surveys.
View all reviews open for submissions