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Local Government rates and charges - Guidance paper for policy development

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Disclaimer: It is strongly recommended that councils obtain independent legal advice regarding draft rates and charges policies prior to adopting them to ensure compliance with the Act. The information contained in this document is not legal advice and has been written as a guide to assist councils in the development of a policy document.


Local Government Division
Department of Premier and Cabinet
GPO Box 123, Hobart 7001

Phone: 03 6232 7022