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 1-3 years.  A review will be undertaken to determine if the exemption is to continue.

Need more help?

If you have further questions please contact the Rates Department on 
(08) 9461 3296 or rates@cityofperth.wa.gov.au