City of Subiaco - How rates are calculated
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How rates are calculated

 

Rates explained

The rates paid on residential property are calculated based on the operating requirements of the Local Government.

Additional charges

A separate charge is levied for waste collection and disposal (including recycling) and swimming pool inspections.

Waste collection and disposal rubbish fee (including recycling)

Standard residential waste service

$296

240L residential waste service

$505

Standard commercial waste service

$529


Discounted waste collection and disposal rubbish fee (Pensioners and Commonwealth Seniors)

Standard residential waste service 

$148

240L residential waste service

$252.50


Visit the how to pay your rates page for information about concessions for Pensioners and Commonwealth Seniors.

Additional bin service fee

Extra standard residential waste service 

$325.60

Extra 240L residential waste service 

$555.50

Extra commercial waste service 

$581.90

 

Pool inspection fee

Swimming pools - Reg 53, Building Regulations 2012
State Government legislation requires the city to physically inspect all private swimming pools at least once every four years to ensure compliance with safety standards. The City of Subiaco inspects approximately 25 per cent of pools each year. A fee reflecting the cost of this program is charged each year.

Change of property details

The city must be notified in writing of changes to property ownership or change of postal address details. Please quote the assessment number for your property from your rates notice in all correspondence.

For information about rates, contact the city on (08) 9237 9244 or email city@subiaco.wa.gov.au