Rates rebates

Low-income earners can have some of their rates refunded. This is known as a rates rebate.

Rates rebate

You may qualify for a refund of a portion of your rates. This page provides details about the Rates Rebate Scheme, the application form and links you to further information.

You will automatically receive an application form and guide if you have received a rates rebate in the past. These will be sent in mid to late August. You need to pay your rates account as usual. We will credit the rates rebate amount to your rates account and notify you once your application has been processed.

Applications open 1 August

Applications open 1 August and you have until 30 June 2019 to apply for a rebate for the 2018/2019 rating year.


Who can apply?
How much will the rebate be?
How to apply
Further information from the Department of Internal Affairs
Rebates for retirement village residents

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