Tagged: Rates

Council offers rate support for Shire farmers

August 17, 2018Posted in: Community

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Wingecarribee Shire Council is to defer rates for local farmers and donate funds for fodder as the drought tightens its grip across the State. Councillors unanimously decided to defer rates and allocate $10,000 towards cattle feed following a motion put forward by the Mayor at the Council Meeting of Wednesday 8 August 2018. “I’m delighted...

Free annual garbage cleanup proposed for pensioners

May 18, 2017Posted in: Community

At the Council meeting of 26 April 2017, Wingecarribee Shire Councillors unanimously voted to publicly exhibit a collection of draft community planning and budgeting documents. Included in these documents is Council’s Draft Delivery Program 2017-21 and Operational Plan 2017/18. This document details Council’s long-term plans and priorities and immediate program of works. Located within the...

Seven strategic priorities to lead our Shire

May 9, 2017Posted in: Community

At the last Council meeting Wingecarribee Shire councillors unanimously voted to publicly exhibit a collection of draft community planning and budgeting documents. Included in these documents was Council’s Community Strategic Plan, Resourcing Strategy, Delivery Program and Operational Plan which also includes the 2017/18 Budget and Revenue Policy. Together these documents provide a blueprint for Council’s...

BPAY View and e-billing come to Council

August 16, 2016Posted in: Other

Customers of Wingecarribee Shire Council can now choose to have their Rates Notices and Water and Sewerage Accounts delivered direct to their In-boxes. Council’s Chief Financial Officer, Richard Mooney explained the benefit of the new service. “For some time our customers have been telling us they wanted greater choice and convenience,” he said. “In response...

Council welcomes Special Rate Variation approval

May 17, 2016Posted in: Community

Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Larry Whipper has welcomed today’s announcement from the Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) of Council’s successful Special Rate Variation (SRV) application. Following a period of sustained community engagement Council at its meeting of 10 February 2016 resolved to apply for an SRV to reduce infrastructure backlogs and achieve sustainability indicators set...