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.
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.
IPART has announced the rate peg for 2023-2024, and released an Issues Paper for it’s review of the rate peg methodology.
The Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) is responsible for setting the rate peg each year. For 2013/14, we have set the rate peg at 3.4%.