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.
This fact sheet summarises which councils have notified us of their intention to apply for a special variation to their general income or for an increase in minimum rates (MR) in 2017-18.
The Media Release provides information about our decisions on councils’ 2022-23 special variation and minimum rate applications.
This Media Release list the councils that have notified IPART of their intention to apply for either a special variation to increase their general income above the rate peg, or for a minimum rate increase, in 2017-18.
This Media Release outlines the details of the twelve applications that have been received by IPART from NSW local councils to increase their general revenue above the rate peg in 2016-17.
This fact sheet provides guidance to councils that are considering applying for an increase to minimum rates in 2017-18.
This fact sheet provides guidance to councils that are considering applying for an increase to minimum rates in 2016-17.
This fact sheet provides information about council applications received by IPART for special rate variation or minimum rate increase for 2022-23.
This Media Release relates to the release of our Issues Paper on IPART’s review of the NSW local government rating system.
IPART is seeking feedback on draft recommendations for potential changes to the local government rating system which aim to provide councils with more options to levy rates, whilst ensuring NSW ratepayers would be protected against excessive rate
Our Technical Paper - Modelling local development contributions in a present value framework, recommends that councils adopt a specific method to calculate the discount rate for use in any net present value (NPV) modelling of contributions plans.
This Fact Sheet outlines some key details on an Issues Paper IPART has released as part of its review of the rating system for local government in NSW.We seek feedback from councils, ratepayers and the community, NSW government agencies, and other
IPART will be in Dubbo on Monday, 10 October to seek feedback on proposed changes to the way local rates are levied.
This Fact Sheet outlines some key details on IPART’s Draft Report on our Review of the rating system for local government in NSW. Submissions on the draft report and the review are open until 14 October 2016.
This Fact Sheet summarises IPART's decisions on council applications for special variations and minimum rate increases in 2016-17
This fact sheet provides an update of the discount rate for use in net present value (NPV) models for contributions plans based on historical data to the end of July 2016.