Notice of Intention to Impose Differential Rates

Published on Friday, 5 May 2023 at 11:20:10 AM

In accordance with Section 6.33 and 6.35 of the Local Government Act 1995, the Shire of Carnarvon hereby gives notice of its intention to impose differential rates and differential minimum rates on all rateable unimproved-valued (UV) properties and gross rental valued (GRV) commercial/industrial properties within its boundaries during the 2023/2024 financial year. The differential rates are imposed based on predominant land use as detailed below (all categories are included for comparison): -

GRV Residential 12.1408 cents   $1,265.00
GRV Special Use/Rural   12.1408 cents $1,265.00
GRV Commercial/Industrial 11.2456cents $1,265.00
UV Mining     26.7621 cents $   464.00
UV Pastoral 12.1861 cents   $1,265.00
UV Intensive Horticulture     2.7939 cents   $1,265.00

The figures stated above are to be sent for Ministerial Approval and are subject to consideration as part of Council’s 2023/2024 Budget deliberation. 

A document describing the Objects and Reasons for each proposed general and minimum rate may be inspected at, or obtained from, the Shire of Carnarvon Administration Office, 3 Francis Street Carnarvon between the hours of 8.30am and 4.30pm.  Further queries can be directed to the CEO, Andrea Selvey, 08 9941 0000 or by email to        

Submissions regarding the proposed differential rates and minimums must be received by Thursday 1 June 2023.


Andrea Selvey

Chief Executive Officer