Notice of Intention to Impose Differential Rates

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Under section 6.36 of the Local Government Act 1995, in its budget for the year ending 30 June 2025, the Shire of Broome intends imposing the following differential rates and minimum payments.

Differential Rate Category

Rate in the Dollar 

 Gross rental valued properties   
 GRV - Residential 9.2478
 GRV - Vacant 20.0813
 GRV - Commercial 12.6712
 GRV - Tourism 14.9846
Unimproved Valued Properties  
 UV - Commercial Rural 3.7704
 UV - Mining 15.2538
 UV - Rural 0.9019


A minimum payment of $1,344 is proposed for all categories except UV – Mining category for which a minimum payment of $958 is proposed and GRV – Vacant category which $1,264 is proposed.

The figures shown above are estimates and may change as part of the Council’s deliberations after considering any submissions received.

A statement of the objects and reasons for the proposed differential rates is available at Council’s offices, corner Weld and Haas Streets, Broome Monday to Friday 9am to 4pm and on the Shire of Broome website

Written submissions from electors and ratepayers on the proposed rates and the minimum payments are to be addressed to the Chief Executive Officer, Shire of Broome, PO Box 44, Broome WA 6725 or emailed to No submissions will be considered after 4pm, May 22, 2024.

For further details contact the Manager Financial Services, Libby French, on 08 9191 3456.