Rates notices arriving soon
Rates notices will arrive in letterboxes from March 13. Prompt payment of rates will secure a 10 per cent discount, if paid before Wednesday May 10. The 10 per cent discount applies to general rates, and excludes all special rates and charges, provided outstanding amounts and overdue rates and interest are paid in full by the due date.
If you haven’t received your notice by March 27 please contact Council. Some financial institutions can take up to three working days to process an electronic payment. Electronic payments must be processed before the end of the discount period.
Register for electronic rates
If you are experiencing delays in postal service or would like to receive an electronic notice, contact Council to register your email address. If you have a change in circumstance, please update your contact details to ensure the prompt delivery of your rates notice.
Prepay your rates
How to prepay your ratesRatepayers are encouraged to get ahead of their bills by prepaying rates throughout the year. Council have a number of easy payment options including BPAY instalments weekly, fortnightly or monthly. Contact Council’s Rating Team for an estimate of your prepay amount. Then set up a BPAY payment using the Biller Code and Reference Number on your rates notice.
For more details or to speak to the Ratings Team please call Council’s Customer Service Centre on 1300 ISAACS (1300 472 227) between 8.30am and 5pm.
Property Rates 2016-17
Property Rates 2016-17 (PDF 1.2 MB) is designed to assist ratepayers to better understand the rating system and how Isaac Regional Council utilises funds raised by rating to provide infrastructure and services.
For more details on rates and charges for 2016-17, please view Council’s adopted Revenue Statement as part of the 2016-17 Budget - Connecting Our Communities (PDF, 6.8MB).
- Factsheet - Where do my rates go? (PDF, 1.7MB)
- Principal Place of Residence Form (PDF, 548KB)
- Notice of Objection (PDF, 837KB)
- Application for Pensioner Concessions (Rates) (PDF, 107KB)
Two-part Water Tariff 2017-18
Isaac Regional Council must introduce a user pays model for water to comply with the Local Government Act 2009. From July 1, 2017 there will be a two-part water tariff.
For more information on Rates please contact your local Council Office.
Council have adopted the 2016-17 Schedule of Fees and Charges (PDF, 822KB), which take effect from July 1, 2016.
Past Fees and Charges
- Fees and Charges - 2014-2015 (PDF, 1.3 MB).
- Amendment to Fees and Charges – 2013-2014 (PDF, 2MB) as of Wednesday 23 July 2014.
- Fees and Charges - 2012-2013 (PDF, 219 KB).
Property Search Request
To perform a search for rates and water, building, planning, environmental or minor engineering information on a property, complete a Property Search Request Form (PDF, 109.7KB) and submit to Council with relevant search fees or charges.