Rates Rebate Scheme

Waitomo District Council administer a rate rebate scheme. The Rates Rebate Scheme helps low income ratepayers with their rates account for their homes. The amount of rate rebate you could be entitled too,  depends on a combination of your income, the amount of rates you are charged and the number of dependants you have.

The maximum rates rebate available to a ratepayer for their home on 1 July 2019 is $640.00.

Application for the 2019/20 rating year close 30 June 2020. You cannot apply for previous year rebates.

Contact Waitomo District Council’s Customer Services Team on (07) 878 0800 to or email info@waitomo.govt.nz

A rates rebate calculator is available here.

Download an application form here (PDF 361 KB)