Summary of Rates & Charges Summary of Rates & Charges

GENERAL RATE

A minimal General Rate on all rateable land within the Shire of Flinders will be levied per assessment for the 2016/2017 financial year. 
 

 

 
WATER CHARGE
The Water Charge on a private dwelling is $617.70 ($61.77 x 10 Units) per annum which represents an allocation of 1,200,000 litres per year. Meters are read two times during the year. Excess Water used during the 2016/2017 year will be charged at $1.00 per 1,000 litres.
 
 
 
 
SEWERAGE CHARGE
The Sewerage Charge on a private dwelling is $534.70 ($53.47 x 10 Units) per annum. 
The Sewerage Charge on business premises is $1069.40 ($53.47 x 20 Units) per annum. 
 
 
 
CLEANSING CHARGE
The Cleansing Charge on a private dwelling is $203.30 ($20.33 x 10 Units) per annum. 
The Cleansing Charge on a business premises is $406.60 ($20.33 x 20 Units) per annum and it is compulsory to have a Wheelie Bin.
 
 
 
WILD DOG LEVY
That, in accordance with Section 94 of the Local Government Act 2009, Flinders Shire Council makes a Wild Dog Control Charge for the year ending 30 June 2016 and the level of charges adopted for items described in the Revenue Policy is –
 
ITEM
CHARGE
 Rate Category 4 - Rural Land
 $0.0002718 cents In $UV
Minimum Charge
$175.00 Per Assessment