Rates, Fees & Charges

Rates and Fees & charges form an important part of revenue streams for the Shire of Broome and are used to fund council services like maintenance of foreshore and parks, library services, roads, health, sanitation, building control and operation of recreational facilities. Based on the 2019/20 budget as adopted by the council on 27 June 2019, 2019/20 Rates Notices will be issued on 18 July 2019 (with payment due by 22 August 2020).

Anyone owning residential or commercial property in Broome is a ratepayer of the Shire and is required to pay rates. Some government bodies, educational and registered charitable organizations are exempt from paying Council rates.

The Shire of Broome also provides a variety of services to the residents of Broome which are chargeable. The details of services provided and the fees and charges as determined in the annual budget and is available within the tabs below.


About Council Rates

About Council Rates

Everything you need to know about Rates

Change of Address

Change My Address

Change of address details for ratepayers

Fees & Charges

Fees and Charges

Fees and Charges 2019 - 2020

Paying your Rates

Paying Rates or Debtor Account

Pay your rates online, in person, over the phone or by mail.


Register for eRates

How to register for eRates

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