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Proposed Policy - Financial Hardship

Overview

Council is considering the adoption of a new policy to provide the criteria on assisting ratepayers that qualify as experiencing financial hardship and are unable to pay their rates and service charges; and ensure that all ratepayers are treated fairly and consistently with respect and compassion when the City is considering their circumstances in recognising financial hardship.

A copy of the draft Council Policy – Financial Hardship is available to download below or can be viewed at the City’s Administration Centre, Civic Boulevard, Rockingham between 8.30am and 4.30pm, Monday to Friday.

Share your thoughts

If you are an elector or ratepayer, we invite you to submit your comments on this proposal:

Submissions close at 4.30pm on Wednesday 15 July 2020.

Please note that any written submission received in response to this invitation may be placed on the public record and be available for inspection.

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