The wide range of services provided and community infrastructure maintained by the Port Augusta City Council must be paid for. Information on or linked to this page is designed to assist in understanding the role of Council Rates today and how the rating system works. Council receives some funding in grants from other governments and raise some funds in user fees and charges, however about 49% of their revenue comes from the only tax they are allowed to raise: Council Rates.

Overview of Council Rates

Rating Policies


Paying Your Rates

Payment Arrangements


LGA Rate Fact Sheets - All about Rates and Valuations

Further Information

2018/2019 Annual Business Plan & Budget Summary(653 kb)

Sign up for BPAY View(606 kb)

Natural Resources Management Board Letter to Landholders(622 kb)

My Local Services App – How to Set Reminder Notifications(466 kb)

Rate Rebates 2019/2020(49 kb)

This is a printer friendly version of the following web page:-