IPART has approved applications by eighty-six NSW councils to increase their rates above the level of the annual rate peg.
This media release provides information about council applications received by IPART for special rate variation or minimum rate increase for 2022-23.
The Media Release provides information about our decisions on councils’ 2022-23 special variation and minimum rate applications.
The Media Release outlines the councils that have applied for a special variation for 2015/16. Nineteen councils across NSW have applied to increase their general revenue above the rate peg in 2015-16.
IPART has announced the rate peg for 2023-2024, and released an Issues Paper for it’s review of the rate peg methodology.