Feedback on 2017/18 Differential Rates

Published: Friday, 19 May 2017 at 8:47:36 AM

Invitation for Public Comment - Feedback on 2017/18 Differential Rates

In accordance with Section 6.36 of the Local Government Act 1995 the Shire of Merredin proposes to apply differential rates on Unimproved Values for the financial year 2017/18. Details of the proposed rates are as follows:

Unimproved Value

Minimum Rate

Rate in $

UV1 – Rural

$1,040

0.020467

UV2 – Urban Rural

$1,040

0.029149

UV3 – Mining

$200

0.040770

UV4 - Special Zone Wind Farm

$1,040

0.040770

UV5 – Special Use Airstrip

$1,040

0.040770

UV6 – Merredin Power

$1,040

0.040770

The objectives and reasons for these differential rates may be inspected at:

  • the Shire Administration Office, corner of King and Barrack Streets Merredin between the 8:30am - 4:30pm Monday to Friday;
  • the Merredin Regional Library, Coronation Street, Merredin between 10:00am - 5:00pm Monday, Wednesday and Friday; between 10:00am-6:00pm Tuesday and Thursday; and 10:00am - 12:00pm Saturday; or
  • the document can be downloaded by clicking here.

The Shire invites feedback on this proposal. Submissions must be in writing and can be sent to the Chief Executive Officer, PO Box 42, Merredin WA 6415, faxed to 9041 2379 or emailed to admin@merredin.wa.gov.au.

The closing date for submissions is 4:00pm on Monday 19 June 2017.

Please note that all submissions will become a public record. However, the Shire will not release your personal details if a written request to withhold these details is received.

Greg Powell
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

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