IPART welcomes the Minister for Local Government’s announcement requesting a review of the rate peg methodology.
In our Draft Report we have found that the domestic waste charges levied by councils vary considerably between councils and on average have risen by 4.5% per year, which is more than double inflation over recent years.
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.
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.