Tourism and Major Events Levy
The Tourism and Major Events Levy assists in promoting tourism. A special rate is applied on all land that will receive a benefit from tourism, either directly or indirectly. This is applicable for the 2014/15 financial year.
This rate applies to all land that has been categorised in the table below. There is a minimum amount of $75.00 applicable to all land.
If you believe your property has been incorrectly categorised and this levy should not be applied, please complete the declaration form and forward to council:
- declaration form [Word 412KB]
|Category||Description||Rate cents per $/RV||Minimum|
|A||Transitory accommodation – Urban||$0.2499||$75.00|
|B||Transitory accommodation – Rural||$0.1874||$75.00|
|C||Commercial and Industrial – Urban||$0.1250||$75.00|
|D||Commercial and Industrial – Rural||$0.0937||$75.00|
You can find more details of the Tourism and Major Events Levy in Section 4.3 as well as Appendix 3 of the Revenue Statement [Word 5.5MB].