Notice of Intention to Impose Differential General Rates and Minimum Payments

Closed: 7 June 2017 5:00pm

In accordance with Section 6.36 of the Local Government Act 1995, notice is hereby given with respect of the intention of the Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale to adopt the following rates in the dollar for Gross Rental and Unimproved Value differential and minimum payments for each rating category for the 2017/18 financial year.


Proposed 2017/18

Differential Rate Category

UV Rate in Cents

GRV Rate in Cents

Minimum Payment

GRV Improved   8.7569 $1,200
GRV Vacant   13.4169 $1,300
UV General 0.3628   $1,300

The figures shown above are estimates only and may change as part of Council’s budget deliberations and consideration of any submission received from electors and ratepayers.

A Statement of Objectives and Reasons for adopting these rates is available for inspection at the Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale Administration Centre, 6 Paterson Street Mundijong, between 8:30am and 5:00pm Monday to Friday.
A copy is also available below.

The Shire has also prepared a Rating Review document that was received by Council at a Special Meeting on the 11 May 2017. This document is also available for inspection below, and provides background information to the proposed rates model for 2017/18.

Written submissions are to be received no later than 5pm, 7 June 2017 and should be addressed to:

Chief Executive Officer
Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale Differential Rate Submission
6 Paterson Street MUNDIJONG WA 6123

or emailed to .

KR Donohoe
Chief Executive Officer