This fact sheet summarises IPART’s decisions on council applications for special variations and minimum rate increases in 2015-16.
This fact sheet summarises IPART’s Determinations for 13 council applications to increase rates by a special variation in 2018-19.
This fact sheet provides information to councils that are considering applying to IPART to increase the minimum rate in a particular rating category above ‘the statutory limit’.
In our June 2015 Technical Paper1, we recommended that councils adopt a specific method to calculate the discount rate for use in net present value (NPV) modelling of contributions plans.
IPART requests councils to complete a Cost Survey that will be used to update the Local Government Cost Index (LGCI).
This Fact Sheet summarises water and sewerage prices, regulated by IPART, commencing on 1 July 2015 for Sydney Water, Hunter Water, Gosford City Council, Wyong Shire Council, and Essential Water customers.