Town Rates 2017

1. TOWN RATES – 2017

In compliance with Section 72 of the Local Government Act, Cap 125 notice is hereby given that the Council in pursuance of Part IX of the said Act has struck the following rates for the year 2017 and will be levied on the unimproved value of all rateable land within the town of Nadi.

i. General Rate 0.0075 VEP) cents in dollar on UV
ii. Special (loan) rate 0.00400 (VEP) cents in dollar on UV
iii Agricultural rates 0.030 (VEP) cents in dollar on UV (Agricultural Rate is only applicable on some properties)
iv. Garbage Fee $24.00 (VEP) per bin per year.
v. 1 bin is free for all residential lots. Residential lots with more than one (1) flat, garbage fee will be applicable on the additional flats

* Above charges are subject to 9% VAT.

2. DISCOUNT ON RATES AND WAIVING OF INTEREST

a) For all 2017 rates paid in January – 7% discount
b) For all 2017 rates paid in February – 5% discount
c) For all 2017 rates paid in March – no discount is applicable
d) For all 2017 rates paid after 31/3/2017 – interest will be charged at the rate of 11% per annum back dated to January, 2017

d) Defaulting ratepayers are subject to 100% waiver of interest provided that the principal is fully settled by 31/03/2017

3. RATEPAYERS – ADDRESS NOTIFICATION

Ratepayers and Business Houses are to immediately notify the Council in writing if they have changed their addresses or if their properties have either sold or transferred.

You may contact the Rates Section for any clarification on 6700133 Ext 137 or via email
rates@naditowncouncil.com.fj or rates1@naditowncouncil.com.fj

4. DEPOSITS

Deposits can also be done at Westpac Banking Corporation on Account # 0468276400 and please include your Assessment # (Rates) on the narration line of the deposit slip.