Rates reductions, remissions, rebates and relief.
You could get a rates reduction as part of the Government's rate rebate scheme, which provides rates assistance to low income earners.
Let us know if you demolish a building, so we can adjust your Rating Value and rates charges.
The Council will remit or postpone rates on Maori Land in some circumstances.
If you have had a low pressure pump installed on your property since the 2010/11 Canterbury earthquakes you may be eligible for a rates remission.
Rates remissions may be available to properties owned and used by not-for-profit community or sports organisations.
Earthquake rates remissions stopped on 1 July 2017. You need to tell us if your property has un-repaired damage that's likely to affect its Rating Valuation.