Service Rates & Charges

Council provides various prescribed services pursuant to Section 155 of the Local Government Act 1999 which include septic tank effluent disposal, refuse collection and kerbside recycling service. Details of these services are described below. 

Community Wastewater Management Systems (CWMS) 

Community Wastewater Management Systems (CWMS) Rate and Service Charge

That Council, pursuant to Section 155 of the Local Government Act 1999, impose a service rate and service charge for the year ending 30th June 2018, in the following areas to which Council makes available a Community Wastewater Management System (CWMS):

 

1.   Lyndoch, Mount Pleasant, Nuriootpa, Penrice, Stockwell,Tanunda and Williamstown – Residential  & Vacant Land Properties

(a)    An annual service charge of $322 for occupied residential rateable and non rateable  land;

(b)    An annual service charge of $100 on each assessment of vacant rateable and non-rateable land.

 

2.   Lyndoch, Mount Pleasant, Nuriootpa, Penrice, Stockwell, Tanunda and Williamstown – Non-Residential & Non-Vacant Land Properties

A service rate of 0.001190 in the dollar of the capital value of occupied non-residential rateable land.

 

3.   Springton – Residential & Vacant Land Properties

(a)     An annual service charge of $567 (including a capital repayment contribution of $245) on assessments of occupied residential rateable land and non-rateable land;

(b)    An annual service charge of $245 on assessments of occupied non-rateable land;

(c)     An annual service charge of $55 on each assessment of vacant rateable and non-rateable land.

 

4.   Springton – Non-Residential & Non-Vacant Land Properties

(a)     A service rate of 0.001190 in the dollar of the capital value of occupied non-residential rateable land.

(b)     An annual service charge of $245.00 on assessments of occupied non- rateable land; 

 

Non-Recyclable Collection Service

Council provides a non-recyclable waste collection service for:

(a) The townships of Angaston, Lyndoch, Moculta, Mount Pleasant, Nuriootpa, Stockwell, Tanunda and Williamstown;

(b) The policy areas of Eden Valley and Springton;

(c) Land in the Council's area between Altona Road and Barossa Valley Way known as "Altona";

(d) Any other part of the Council area not otherwise described in this section to which the Council makes available (at this date) a waste collection service.  

Charges for this service

(a)    An annual service charge of $127.80 for 140L collection receptacles;

(b)    An annual service charge of $174.20 for 240L collection receptacles;

except in instances where, subject to written application to and the approval of the Council, residential households with six or more permanent residents may receive a 240L receptacle at the same service charge for a 140L receptacle.

Recyclable Waste Collection

An annual service charge of $51.40 for 240L collection receptacles 

Enquiries relating to the above service should be made to the Environmental Services Section on (08) 8563 8483 in the first instance