Local Government (Rating) Act 2002

Maximum revenue from certain rates

21 Certain rates must not exceed 30% of total rates revenue


The rates revenue sought by a local authority in any year from the rates described in subsection (2) must not exceed 30% of the total revenue from all rates sought by the local authority for that year.


The rates are—


uniform annual general charges that are set in accordance with section 15; and


targeted rates that are set on a uniform basis and are calculated in accordance with section 18(2) or clause 7 of Schedule 3.


Subsection (2) does not apply to targeted rates that are set solely for water supply or sewage disposal.

Compare: 1988 No 97 s 25