We are paying the Special Rate Variation increase so why hasn't Council fixed our infrastructure already?
Why is Council seeking a Special Rate Variation?
How did we spend the money raised by the previous Special Rate Variation?
How much will my rates go up?
Has Council done anything to reduce costs instead of rising rates?
How do we compare to other Councils?
How do our rates compare to other Councils?
What services does Council provide?
Why not amalgamate with other Councils?
Why does Council need $80 million compared to $60 million three years ago?
I don't use all the facilities available in the Shire so why should I have to pay higher rates?
Why aren't we using the $40 million we have in investments?
The Shire is set to experience unprecendented growth over the coming years. Won't all the extra rate payers bring in the funds needed?
Are there concessions for pensioners?
What if I'm finding it difficult to pay my rates?
Where does Council get all its money from?
The carbon price has dropped. Doesn't this mean our rates should go down?
How will the recent land revaluations impact on my rates?