7 May 2020, 12:00 PM
Rates Rebate Scheme - Reminder
Applications close 30 June 2020
The Rates Rebate Scheme benefits low income ratepayers with their rates account. The amount of rebate depends on a combination of your income, the amount of rates you are charged and the number of dependants you have.
The maximum rebate available to a legal ratepayer for the property that was their residence on 1 July 2019 is $640.00.
Application for the 2019/20 rating year closes 30 June 2020. You cannot apply for previous year rebates.
To check if you qualify or to complete an application form, visit https://www.waitomo.govt.nz/our-services/rating-information/rates-rebate/ or contact our Customer Services Team on (07) 878 0800 to discuss.