Wodonga Council
Draft Revenue and Rating Plan 2021-2022 to 2024-2025

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Draft Revenue and Rating Plan 2021-2022 to 2024-2025

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Draft Revenue and Rating Plan 2021-2022 to 2024-2025


Closing
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Jun

To determine the most appropriate and affordable revenue and rating approach, councils in Victoria are now required under the Local Government Act 2020 to prepare a Revenue and Rating Plan that covers a minimum period of four years following each council election.

Wodonga Council’s current strategy that covers the way council distributes the rates burden across the ratepayer group is the Wodonga Rating Strategy 2019.

The current strategy was developed through extensive consultation, including a Rating Strategy Reference Group made up of seven ratepayer representatives and two Councillors. The group’s report was presented to the January 2019 council meeting and placed on public exhibition for community members to have a say. Following the exhibition period, the draft strategy was adopted by council at its April 2019 meeting.

To comply with the new Local Government Act 2020, the Wodonga Rating Strategy 2019 must be replaced with a Revenue and Rating Plan by June 30.

There have been no changes to the substance of the 2019 Rating Strategy content which has been incorporated into the Draft Revenue and Rating Plan.

This plan is an important part of council’s integrated planning framework and provides a clear explanation of decisions made by a council in implementing their revenue and rating practices and must be adopted.

Tell us what you think.



May 19, 2021

This consultation is now open for public comment.

Submissions can be made online (using the online form below), by e-mail or phone.

Written submissions must be clearly marked as 'Draft Wodonga Council Revenue and Rating Plan 2021-2022 to 2024-2025' and will be received up until Wednesday, June 16, 2021. They can also be sent by:

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    Seek and receive the views of community members on issues that directly affect them or in which they may have a significant interest

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    Enable community members to influence the development and evaluation of policies, programs and services

Lifecycle
  • Open

    This consultation is open for public comment and contribution between May 19 and June 16, 2021.

  • Under review

    The submission period for this consultation is now closed. The project team will report back on the key outcomes.

  • Final report

    The final outcomes of the consultation will be documented here. This may include a summary of all the contributors collected.