This Excel model allows landholders to estimate compensation benchmarks using information that is specific to their circumstances. Note: if asked, you will need to ‘enable macros’ in Excel.
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.
IPART uses a real rate of return in setting prices to cover a utility's costs. This requires the conversion of a nominal cost of capital to a real cost of capital by adjusting for expected inflation.