2016/17 Rates and Charges - General Information

Issue of 2016/7 rates notice 12 August 2016
Payment in full due 23 September 2016
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Two Instalments:

  • First instalment due: 23 September 2016
  • Second instalment due: 27 January 2017

Four Instalments:

  • First instalment due: 23 September 2016
  • Second Instalment due: 25 November 2016
  • Third Instalment due: 27 January 2017
  • Fourth Instalment due: 31March 2017

Instalment administration fees: $15.00 per subsequent payment after first instalment.

Instalment interest: 5.5%p.a.

Differential rates:

  • Residential property: 6.4466
  • Commercial property: 9.9546

Minimum rates:

  • Residential property: $1,035
  • Commercial property: $1,545

Rubbish Service charges:

  • Residential property: Rubbish service is incorporated into rates
  • Commercial property: $491.00

Ratepayers that choose to pay by either instalment option, must ensure that the first payment is received at the Town of East Fremantle by 23 September 2016 to be eligible to take up the instalment option.

Payments not received by the due date will incur daily late payment interest of 11%p.a. (registered pensioners and seniors excluded).

Emergency Services Levy

The Emergency Services Levy, which Council is required to collect on behalf of the State Government for the funding of the emergency services has been included on the rates notice. A brochure which provides information on the levy has been prepared by FESA.

If you have any enquiries after reading the brochure, they should be directed to the FESA enquiry hotline number: 1300 136 099 .

If you have any difficulties paying the account by the due date, please contact the Rates Officer on 9339 9312 in the first instance, to discuss the matter.