Can I apply for a Concession?

Pensioners - you MAY BE eligible for a concession of up to 50% (capped at a maximum amount of $750) or elect to defer the payment of your Rates.

Seniors – you MAY BE eligible for a concession of up to 25% (capped at a maximum amount of $100).

Firstly, you must own and live at this property on 1 July. You must hold either a current Pensioner Concession Card or State Concession Card; or hold both Commonwealth Seniors Health Card with a WA Seniors Card; a WA Seniors Card.

You are required to complete an application form and provide proof of your concession card(s). You may make application with the Water Corporation online at  or telephone 1300 659 951.

If you became an eligible pensioner/senior during the Rating year you may be eligible for a pro-rata rebate or deferment. For further information contact the Rates Department on 9890 0906.

No concession is allowed if payment is received after 30 June. Outstanding Rates as at 1 July automatically become deferred. Rubbish collection charges cannot be deferred and MUST BE PAID by the due date on the Rate Notice.