Notice of intention to issue differential rates 2019/2020

Published on 09 May 2019

In accordance with section 6.36 of the Local Government Act 1995, notice is hereby given to the ratepayers of the intention of the City of Swan to levy the following differential rates for each rating category for the 2019/20 financial year.

Rates Category - Gross Rental Value Areas  Minimum Rates $ Rate in the Dollar 
Residential 890 7.5088c
Commercial/Industrial 1420 9.1652c 
Heavy Industry 1710 15.0173c 


Rates Category - Unimproved Value Areas  Minimum Rates $  Rate in the Dollar 
UV General 890 0.38706c 
UV Commercial 890  0.56130c 
Farmland 890  0.28396c 


Rates Category - Specified Area Rate Rate in the Dollar 
Drainage Midland 0.6020 cents per dollar of GRV 
Drainage Hazelmere/Guildford 0.6102 cents per dollar of GRV
GRV - Hazelmere Industrial Area Infrastructure 3.410508 cents per dollar of GRV
UV- Hazelmere Industrial Area Infrastructure 0.107130 cents per dollar of UV 

The Statement of Objects of, and reasons for the above rates was adopted for advertising at Ordinary Meeting of Council on Wednesday, May 8 2019. These are available for inspection at the City of Swan Administration Office, 2 Midland Square, Midland between 8am and 5pm Monday to Friday and online - Statement of Rating Objects and Reasons for the 2019/20 Financial Year(PDF, 150KB) .

All submissions in writing with reference to the proposed differential rates should be forwarded to the City of Swan, PO Box 196, Midland WA 6936 or email by 4pm on Tuesday, June 4 2019.

Once Council has considered the submissions, the Differential Rates and the 2019/20 Budget (with or without modification) will be adopted by Council.

Should you require any further information regarding the above please contact Kym Leahy, Executive Manager Stakeholder Relations on (08) 9267 9324.