Pensioners and seniors who meet certain criteria and hold valid cards are entitled to claim a rebate of up to 50% off the current years rates and emergency services levy charge (ESL) or may defer payments of those rates.
In order to qualify for a pension/senior rebate you must be the owner and occupier of the property at 1st July of the financial year.
Seniors card only holders are entitled to receive up to 25% rebate on rates and ESL
Seniors card and Commonwealth Seniors Health Card holders are entitled to receive up to 50% rebate on rates and ESL
Pensioner Concession Card or State Concession Card holders are entitled to received up to 50% on rates and ESL.
Apply for a Concession
To apply for a concession, submit a completed form (available at the Shire of Dowerin or Water Corporation) together with a photocopy of your cards to either the Shire of Dowerin or Water Corporation or click here to apply online