Differential Rates


30 May 2022

In accordance with section 6.36 of the Local Government Act 1995, notice is hereby given that the Shire of Irwin proposes to impose the following differential general rates in the 2022/23 financial year:

Rate Category

Rate in Cents in the Dollar

Minimum Rates

Gross Rental Value

General Rate



Unimproved Value

General Differential Rate



Mining Differential Rate



The proposed rates in the dollar and minimum payments are based upon estimates at the time of giving this public notice incorporating a 4.5% overall increase on actual rates raised in the previous year, and may change as part of Council’s 2022/23 Annual Budget deliberations.

A Statement of Objects and Reasons for the proposed rates and minimum payment is available for inspection at the Shire Administration Office, 11-13 Waldeck Street, Dongara, between 8.30am and 4.30pm, Monday to Friday and on the Shire of Irwin website at

Submissions by electors or ratepayers, in respect of the proposed rate or minimum payment are invited and can be mailed to PMB 21, Dongara WA 6525 or emailed to by 4.30pm, Thursday 23 June, 2022.

Shane Ivers
Chief Executive Officer

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