Rates rebates

Are you entitled to a rates rebate?

The following changes came into effect from 1 July 2020

  • The maximum rebate is $655
  • You must have lived in your property from the start of the rating year 1 July.

Rates rebate application forms are available from Council or from  www.ratesrebates.govt.nz

When you apply for a rates rebate, please provide:

Proof of income for the tax year 1 April 2019 to 31 March 2020

Proof of your partner/joint home owner’s income if he/she lives with you

The closing date for applications is 30 June 2021.

For assistance email the Customer Services Team 
or phone (03) 211 1777 .