2017/18 Rates and Charges - General Information

Issue of 2017/18 rates notice 26 August 2017
Payment in full due 26 September 2017
Online Rate Payment - via Town website - New Option Pay rates online here via the Town's  Website
Online Rates Payment - via BPoint Pay rates online here with Bpoint

BPoint Bill Payment

Two Instalments:

  • First instalment due: 26 September 2017
  • Second instalment due: 30 January 2018

Four Instalments:

  • First instalment due: 26 September 2017
  • Second Instalment due: 28 November 2017
  • Third Instalment due: 30 January 2018
  • Fourth Instalment due: 4 April 2018

Instalment administration fees: $16.5 per subsequent payment after first instalment.

Instalment interest: 5.5%p.a.

Differential rates:

  • Residential property: 6.6640
  • Commercial property: 10.1204

Minimum rates:

  • Residential property: $1,055
  • Commercial property: $1,575

Rubbish Service charges:

  • Residential property: Rubbish service is incorporated into rates
  • Commercial property: $500.00

Ratepayers that choose to pay by either instalment option, must ensure that the first payment is received at the Town of East Fremantle by 26 September 2017 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  or view their website here

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