Rates 2020/2021 information

The economic impact of COVID-19 is significant and we know these are hard times for many ratepayers in the City of Swan. We're committed to supporting you through this time.


To help us get through the COVID-19 pandemic together, your Council has taken some important steps to support your community and local economy.

How residential rates are calculated


Your rates are divided and shared fairly across all rateable properties across the City of Swan.

Why your rates are important

 Rates help us to deliver essential services and projects that will sustain our community for many years to come. Find out more about how your rates are spent.

The City's $8.85 million stimulus package 


The City of Swan has promised to deliver a financially responsible budget that is our roadmap to recovery. It is based on a zero per cent increase to rates revenue, zero percent rise in City fees and charges and zero interest charged on overdue rates or other charges for the 2020/2021 financial year.

For more information about rates in 2020/21, please read our frequently asked questions below.