In its 2016/17 Budget, the State Government announced that from 1 July 2016, the 50% concession on local government rates applicable to eligible pensioners would be restricted to a capped amount of a maximum of $750.
The pensioner rebate for the 2016/17 year is as follows:
||50% to a maximum of $750
The introduction of a cap on the pensioner rebate is a State Government initiative and any concerns or objections should be directed to your local Member of State Parliament.
However, if you wish to discuss what impact the cap on the pensioner rebates will have on your rates, please contact Claire Buckenara (Rates Officer) on 9963 8600.