To view the 2022/23 Statement of Objects and Reasons, please click here

Due Dates for Rates

There are two payment options you may choose:

Option 1 – Payment in Full

Ratepayers who choose option one must have their rates paid in full by 5 SEPTEMBER 2022.

Option 2 – Payment by instalments

Ratepayers who choose option two pay their rates in four instalments.

Full Payment/First Instalment Due: 5 September 2022
Second Instalment Due: 7 November 2022
Third Instalment Due: 16 January 2023
Fourth Instalment Due: 20 March 2023

Payment Options

Alternative payment arrangements are available by written application via the direct debit request form. Click here to access the direct debit request form.

Alternative payment arrangements attract an administration fee and penalty interest until the rate account is paid in full.

All applications are reviewed for approval by the Manager of Finance. Alternative payment arrangements will be authorised and confirmed in writing.

The agreed payment amount will be processed via direct debit on a weekly, fortnightly or monthly basis.

Can I have my rates notices emailed to me?

Yes, however we currently only have capability to email the initial rates notice, all installment notices will be issued via post. Email council@porthedland.wa.gov.au to update your records for future correspondence.

As per the Town’s 2022/23 Fees and Charges Schedule under section 6.17(1) of the Local Government Act a fee of $27.00 applies for copy of rates notice requests.

Please contact the Town’s cashier on 08 9158 9300 to make payment and request the copy be emailed to you.  The copy will be provided to you within 48 hours.

If you haven’t already received your rates notice or installment reminder, please contact us on 9158 9300.