Rating Information

Change of Details

Change of Address




Payment Information & Options

Payment Options

Making a Payment

Special Payment Arrangements

Differential Rates

Objectives and Reasons for Differential Rates


Your Shire Rates Explained

Rates FAQ’s

eRates – Electronic Rate Notices

Legal Recovery

Landgate Objections & Appeals

Property Valuations

Lodging an Objection

Forms & Information

Pensioner Information

Request for Owner Information

Street Numbering  

Differential Rates


Your Shire Rates Explained

Rates FAQ's

If you have any queries in relation to the rating of your property please refer to the comprehensive 'Frequently asked questions' information sheet below.  This document will also direct you to the contact for your relevant enquiry.


Our eRates information sheet will answer all your questions about receiving your rate notice and instalment notices electronically.

Legal Recovery Information

The following 'Legal Recovery' information sheet outlines the processes the Shire will follow to recover outstanding debts.


Landgate Objections and Appeals

Landgate values all properties in Western Australia for rating and taxing purposes in accordance with the Valuation of Land Act 1978.


Forms and Information

Owner Information

The following 'request for owner information sheet' and 'request for owner information Statutory Declaration' provides details on the requirements for the Shire to release information from the property database.

Pensioner Information Sheet

The following 'Pensioner information sheet' provides information on how to register for a concession.

Street Numbering

The following Street Number information sheets explain how Urban and Rural Street Numbers are applied to properties in the Shire.

Community Newsletter

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Contact the Shire

Postal Address

PO Box 61
Margaret River WA 6285

Margaret River

41 Wallcliffe Road
Monday to Friday
Ph 08 9780 5255
Fax 08 9757 2512


66 Allnut Terrace
Tues, Wed, Thurs
9am-12pm, 1pm-4pm
Ph 08 9780 5255


For contact details for fire, police, bushfire brigades, hospitals, storm damage, power outages, etc please see the emergency contact page

National Relay Service

If you are deaf or have a hearing or speech impairment call us through the National Relay Service

Change of details form

To ensure that you receive your Rates Notice on time we need to be updated on changes. You can do this online.