Ratepayer summary - Bayside Council - 2021-22 minimum rates
IPART has made decisions on special variation applications from eight councils to increase their income from rates above the rate peg.
Eight councils across NSW have applied to the Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) for a special variation to increase their income from rates above the rate peg in 2021-22.
For the first time, the amount that councils will be able to increase the revenue they can collect from rates will depend on their level of population growth, under the 2022-23 rate peg decision announced today by the Independent Pricing and Regul
IPART has released decisions on applications made by eight councils to increase general income above the 1.5% rate peg from 1 July 2017. Increases have been approved for Bellingen, Byron, Inverell and Port Macquarie-Hastings councils.
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.
Eight councils across NSW have officially applied to IPART to increase their general revenue above the rate peg in 2017-18.
IPART is seeking feedback and submissions from the public on the review of the rate peg methodology to include population growth.