Your Rates Notice Explained

A breakdown of how to read your City of Melville rates notice.

Charges on Your Rate Notice

Early Payment Due Date

Full payment needs to be received at the City of Melville by this date to be eligible for the Early Payment Prize Draw (14 August for 2017).

Gross Rental Value

  • This is set by the Valuer Generals Office.
  • A conservative estimate of the amount the property could be rented for in one year (if rented).

Objections and Appeals Provision

Rate in the Dollar

  • This is set by the City of Melville.
  • This is the 'Cents per dollar' of GRV that the City charges in rates.

Amount Due

  • Total amount due if paid by the Due Date.


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Contact Us 

If you have an enquiry regarding your rate notice, or wish to change your details, please contact Customer Service on 1300 635 845 or 9364 0666 or

Lodge an online request

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