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.
This paper sets out IPART’s recommended approach for councils to select a discount rate when using an NPV model to calculate development contributions.
This paper sets out IPART’s recommended approach for councils to select a discount rate when using a present value model to calculate development contributions.
In developing our approach to this review, one of the issues we will need to consider is an appropriate rate of return or return on capital for a number of energy-related businesses.
This Technical Paper outlines IPART’s recommended approach to calculating the discount rate and other aspects of modelling development contributions using an Net Present Value (NPV) methodology. It supersedes the paper published in March 2015.