Notice of Intention to Impose Differential Rates

Published on Monday, 29 August 2022 at 10:35:18 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 2022/2023 financial year. The differential rates are imposed based on predominant land use as detailed below (all categories are included for comparison): -

GRV Residential    11.7872 cents $1,228.00
GRV Special Use/Rural  11.7872 cents  $1,228.00
GRV Commercial/Industrial   10.9181 cents  $1,228.00
UV Mining  25.9827 cents $450.00
UV Pastoral   11.8312 cents $1,228.00
UV Intensive Horticulture 2.7126 cents    $1,228.00


The figures stated above are to be sent for Ministerial Approval and are subject to consideration as part of Council’s 2022/2023 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 9.00am and 4.00pm.  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 22nd day of September 2022.


Andrea Selvey

Chief Executive Officer