Persons holding one of the following eligible pensioner concession cards may be entitled to a rebate from their Council rates:
Pensioner concession only applies to eligible pensioners who are permanent residents of a property within the Glenelg Shire.
Please Note: A Health Care Card does not entitle the holder to a rate reduction.
To apply for a pensioner concession, please see the steps below. Your application for concession must be received prior to 30 June. A copy of your concession card must accompany your application.
Ensure that you hold either:
You can only apply for a Pensioner Concession if the name and address listed on your Rates Notice matches the name and address on your Pensioner Concession Card.
You can download a copy here.
All completed forms must be returned to a Council Customer Service Centre.
You must also bring with you a copy of your eligible Pensioner Concession Card. Please ensure that this card is signed.
For further information visit: https://services.dffh.vic.gov.au/municipal-rates-concession, or or contact Council’s Rates Unit on (03) 5522 2210
Visit DHS for further information regarding the concession.