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Rates exemption application

Under S6.26 of the Local Government Act 1995, some organisations may be eligible to apply for a rates exemption.

Key Details

What you needComplete the Rates Exemption Application Form and supply supporting documentation for assessment.
Eligibility requirements

Businesses that may be eligible to apply for a non-rateable status:

  • Charitable organisations
  • Religious bodies
  • Government agencies.

Rates exemptions will remain in place unless circumstances of the exemption change or when the review period is due which is usually between one to three years. A review will be undertaken to determine if the exemption is to continue.

Need more help?

If you have further questions regarding your eligibility for a concession or to obtain further information, please contact the Rates Department on 
(08) 9461 3296 or