Ratepayer summary - Bayside Council - 2021-22 minimum rates
IPART has made decisions on special variation applications from eight councils to increase their income from rates above the rate peg.
Eight councils across NSW have applied to the Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) for a special variation to increase their income from rates above the rate peg in 2021-22.
For the first time, the amount that councils will be able to increase the revenue they can collect from rates will depend on their level of population growth, under the 2022-23 rate peg decision announced today by the Independent Pricing and Regul
IPART is seeking feedback and submissions from the public on the review of the rate peg methodology to include population growth.
This Information Paper that includes information on IPART’s rate peg methodology and the rate peg for each council for 2022-23.
This Information Paper provides guidance to councils about IPART's approach to assessing the criteria for community consultation, and how to consult with their communities about proposed special variation and minimum rate increases.
Information paper prepared as part of IPART's review of the regulatory framework for setting of rates and charges for Local Government services in NSW.