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
The Premier has provided IPART with a Terms of Reference for IPART to review the current local government rate pegging system to consider population growth.
IPART engaged The CIE to provide analysis of options we considered to implement the reform to the rate peg methodology.
The Terms of Reference for the Price Review of Rating Valuation Services provided by the Valuer-General to Local Government outlines the context and scope of our review, the length of the determination Referral Period and the date when the new det
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 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 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.
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
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
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.
The Government has requested that the Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal review the maximum prices that the Valuer General can charge for valuation services to councils from 1 July 2019.