Summary of Rates and Charges
A minimal General Rate on all rateable land within the Shire of Flinders will be levied per assessment for the financial year.
- Revenue Statement / Rate Category Codes
- Rate Categorisation Statement
- Notice of Objection Against General Rate Category
- Authorisation to Email Rates Notice
The Water Charge on a private dwelling is $845.00 ($84.50 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 2023/2024 year will be charged at $1.10 per 1,000 litres.
The Sewerage Charge on a private dwelling is $725.00 ($72.50 x 10 Units) per annum.
The Sewerage Charge on business premises is $1450.00 ($72.50 x 20 Units) per annum.
The Cleansing Charge on a private dwelling is $275.00 ($27.50 x 10 Units) per annum.
The Cleansing Charge on a business premises is $550.00 ($27.50 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 2023/2024 Financial Year and the level of charges adopted for items described in the Revenue Policy is –
|Special Rate||0.0001363 cents per $ of rateable value|
Minimum Special Rate
(Regulation, section 94(10))
|$249.00 per Assessment|
To provide assistance to pensioners in the Flinders Shire both Council and State subsidies may be available to eligible ratepayers for their principal place of residence.
If you are a ratepayer in the Shire and currently hold a Queensland Pensioner Concession Card or Queensland Repatriation Health Card you may apply to Council for a Rate Concession. Application forms are available on request.