If you pay water rates based on volume used and have had a significant water leak on your property, and the leak has been repaired as soon as possible after the detection, you may be able to apply for a partial water rate remission for the volume of water lost.
In some situations rates remissions may be granted, including for:
Community, sporting and other organisations
Land protected for natural, historic or cultural conservation purposes
Residential land in commercial or industrial areas
Land affected by natural disaster
General-type uniform annual charges and targeted charges on non-contiguous (non-adjoining) pastoral rating units (more than one rateable land unit farmed as a single entity) provided it meets certain criteria
General-type uniform annual charges and targeted charges on contiguous (adjoining) rating units in separate ownership, used jointly as a single entity
Limitation of general-type uniform annual charges and targeted charges in certain circumstances where there is more than one dwelling on a property, provided it meets certain criteria
Urban Residential 2 Greenfields Land in Rural Areas
Subdivisions creating four or more rating units meeting conditions and criteria
Subdivisions creating 10 or more rating units meeting conditions and criteria
Extreme financial hardship, provided it meets certain conditions and criteria.