Release of Water, Sewerage and Building Application Services Fees for 2017–18 Financial Year
English PDF: 344 KB
Date: 1 July 2017
Relevant: Christmas Island and Cocos (keeling) Islands
Topic: Release of Water, Sewerage and Building Application Services Fees for 2017–18 Financial Year
The Australian Government is responsible for the delivery of state-type services including the delivery of water and wastewater services to the communities of Christmas Island and the Cocos (Keeling) Islands.
Water and waste water fees are reviewed annually, with increases in line with those in Western Australia. Following the annual review, an increase of 6% has been applied to most fees, whilst others have seen a 0.5% or nil increase. Summarised versions of the revised fees are available for Christmas Island PDF: 330 KB and the Cocos (Keeling) Islands PDF: 258 KB.
Copies of the full fees Determinations and associated Explanatory Statements for each Territory can be found at the Federal Register of Legislation's website at www.legislation.gov.au and searching for the respective Determination using the F code:
- Christmas Island Utilities and Services (Water, Sewerage and Building Application Services Fees) Determination 2016 [F2017C00482]
- Cocos (Keeling) Islands Utilities and Services (Water, Sewerage and Building Application Services Fees) Determination 2016 [F2017C00483]
The revised rates listed in these Determinations take effect from 1 July 2017.
Indian Ocean Territories Branch