This report outlines estimates of the net benefit of increasing rate revenue in line with the growth in Capital Improved Value (CIV) arising from new investment in residences or businesses, and basing rate revenue on CIV rather than unimproved lan
IPART engaged The CIE to provide analysis of options we considered to implement the reform to the rate peg methodology.
We engaged Kanangra to review the calculation of the financial ratios used in our financeability test. This report contains Kanangra’s recommendations.
A report outlining the key themes from workshops we held with the local government sector in May 2021.
IPART commissioned LPI to review the discount multiplier used in the formula to determine rents for domestic waterfront tenancies (or 'occupancies'). This report presents LPI's findings and recommendations on the discount multiplier.
The NSW Government has asked IPART to perform the role of the Expert Advisory Panel to assess how council proposals meet the Fit for the Future criteria.
IPART engaged Atkins Cardno to review the information on operating and capital expenditure contained within the Central Coast Council’s submission to our Draft Report.
IPART engaged the consultancy firm Atkins Cardno to review Central Coast Council’s capital expenditure, asset planning and operating expenditure proposals for its water, sewerage and stormwater services and provide analysis and recommendations for
This report sets out IPART's assessment of The Hills Shire Council's Draft Contributions Plan for CP 16 (Box Hill North Precinct) against the Department of Planning & Environment’s Local Development Contributions Practice Note.
Halcrow has been engaged by the Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) to undertake an independent review of capital and operating expenditure associated with the provision of water, wastewater and stormwater services by Wyong Shire C
This report sets out IPART's assessment of Camden Council’s Camden Growth Areas Contributions Plan, against the Department of Planning and Environment’s Local Infrastructure Contributions Practice Note.
This report sets out IPART's assessment of The Hills Shire Council's Section 94 Contributions Plan for CP 15 (Box Hill Precinct) against the Government’s Local Development Contributions Practice Note.
IPART engaged the consultancy firm Marsden Jacob Associates to review Central Coast Council’s proposed trade waste and miscellaneous charges, and provide analysis and recommendations for our review.