Targeted Rating Areas

 Rates and current rating area boundaries 2016

Rates and lump sum contributions are inclusive of the Goods and Services Tax (GST). Rates penalties charges do not contain GST.


General Rates

  • a general rate set under Section 13 as a rate in the dollar on the rateable capital value for all rateable land 
  • a uniform annual general charge set under Section 15 as a fixed amount per rating unit.                                      
Uniform annual general charge per rating unit $102.00
General rate in the dollar on rateable capital value 0.000431

Roading Rates

Targeted rates set under Sections 16 - 18 comprising:                                            
Fixed amount on each rating unit $95.77
Roading rate in the dollar on rateable capital value 0.000700

Thoncaster Road & Browns Rock Road seal extension loan rate

                       
Fixed amount per rating unit in the Thongcaster Road & Browns Rock Road seal extension rating area where a lump sum contribution was not previously paid $354.39

The boundary of the Thorncaster Road & Browns Rock Road seal extension rating area is shown on Rating Policy map 47 (pdf, 996.0 KB)

Earthquake recovery rate

A targeted rate set under section 16 -18 as a fixed amount rating unit in the District.                        
Fixed amount per rating unit $39.03

Community Parks and Reserves, Buildings and grants rates

Targeted rates set under Sections 16 - 18 on a different basis according to where the land is situated and the use to which the land is put. and targeted to each rating unit or separately used or inhabited part of the rating unit.

Fixed amount per separately used or inhabited part of a rating unit in the Town Residential category $465.50
Fixed amount per rating unit in the Town Commercial category $465.50
Fixed amount per rating unit in the Town Vacant category $58.70
Fixed amount per rating separately used or inhabited part if a rating unit in the Rural Residential category $406.80
Fixed amount per rating unit in the Rural Commercial category $406.80
 For the purposes of the Parks and Reserves, Buildings and Grants Rate:
  • Town Residential includes all those rating units located in the towns of Rangiora, Kaiapoi, Woodend, Oxford and Pegasus that are used for residential purposes
  • Town Commercial includes all those rating units located in the towns of Rangiora, Kaiapoi, Woodend, Oxford and Pegasus that are used for business purposes
  • Town Vacant includes all those rating unit located in the towns of Rangiora, Kaiapoi, Woodend, Oxford and Pegasus on which there are no improvements as defined in the Rating Valuations Act 1998 or the improvements do not fit into the Town Residential or Town Commercial categories
  • Rural Residential includes all those rating units located outside the towns of Rangiora, Kaiapoi, Woodend, Oxford and Pegasus that are used for residential purposes.
  • Rating Commercial includes all those rating units located outside the towns of Rangiora, Kaiapoi, Woodend, Oxford and Pegasus that are used for business purposes.

Town boundaries for Rangiora, Kaiapoi, Woodend, Oxford and Pegasus are shown on the Rating Policy map.

 


Pegasus service rate

Targeted rate set under Sections 16 -18 as a fixed amount per rating unit is situated in the Pegasus town boundary.

Fixed amount per rating unit $63.88
The town boundary for Pegasus is shown on rating policy map (pdf, 3.3 MB)  

Community Library and Museums rate

A targeted rate set under Sections 16-18  as a fixed amount per rating unit that is used for business purposes, and each separate used or inhabited part of a rating unit that is used for residential purposes.

Fixed charge per rating unit used for business purposes $172.25
Fixed charge per separately used or inhabited part iof a rating unit used for residential purposes $172.25
 

Community Swimming pools rate

A targeted rate set under Sections 16-18 as a fixed amount per rating unit that is used for business purposes; and per separately used or inhabited part of a rating unit that is used for residential purposes. 

Fixed charge per rating unit used for business purposes
$164.24
Fixed charge per separately used or inhabited part of a rating unit used for residential purposes
$164.24
 

Canterbury Museum operational levy rate

A targeted rate set under Sections 16-18 as a fixed amount per rating unit that is used for business purposes; and per separately used or inhabited part of a rating unit that is used for residential purposes.

Fixed charge per rating unit used for business purposes
$27.80
Fixed charge per separately used or inhabited part of a rating unit used for residential purposes
$27.80
 

Canterbury Museum redevelopment levy rate

A targeted rate set under Sections 16-18 as a fixed amount per rating unit that is used for business purposes; and per separately used or inhabited part of a rating unit that is used for residential purposes.

Fixed charge per rating unit used for commercial purposes $4.10
Fixed charge per separately used or inhabited part of a rating unit used for residential purposes
$4.10

Rural fire rate

Targeted rates set under Sections 16-18 as a rate in the dollar on rateable capital value on a differential basis according to where the land is situated.

Rate in the dollar on rateable capital value on rating units situated within the urban fire districts of Woodend & Pegasus, Rangiora, Oxford, Cust and Kaiapoi
0.000004
Rate in the dollar on rateable capital value on rating units situated outside the urban fire districts of Woodend & Pegasus, Rangiora, Oxford, Cust and Kaiapoi
0.000004

The Urban Fire District boundaries for Oxford, Cust, Kaiapoi, Rangiora and Woodend Pegasus are shown on rating policy maps

Animal control (stock) rate

A targeted rate set under Sections 16-18 as a rate in the dollar on rateable capital value on rating units situated in the Residential 4A, Residential 4B and rural zones in the Waimakariri District Plan.  

Rate in the dollar on rateable capital value
                        0.000007
 

Community Board rates

Targeted rates set Under Sections 16-18 as a fixed amount per rating unit plus a rate in the dollar on rateable capital value according to where the land is situated.

Community Board boundaries are those in place at 1 July 2016 and are illustrated on Rating Policy map

Fixed amount per rating unit situated in the Kaiapoi-Tuahiwi Community Board area
$23.59
Rate in the dollar on rateable capital value on each  rating unit situated in the Kaiapoi-Tuahiwi Community Board area
0.000007
Fixed amount per rating unit situated in the Rangiora-Ashley Community Board area
$13.58
Rate in the dollar on rateable capital value on each rating unit situated in the Rangiora-Ashley Community Board area
0.000006
Fixed amount on per rating unit situated in the Woodend-Sefton Community Board area
$20.96
Rate in the dollar on rateable capital value on each rating unit situated in the Woodend-Sefton Community Board area
0.000011
Fixed amount on per rating unit situated in the Oxford-Ohoka Community Board area
$15.25
Rate in the dollar on rateable capital value on each rating unit situated in the Oxford-Ohoka Community Board area
0.000003
 

Rangiora Central Business District area maintenance and street works rate

A targeted rate set under Sections 16-18 as a rate in the dollar on rateable capital value on rating units situated in the Rangiora Central Business District rating area that are used for business purposes.

Rate in the dollar on rateable capital value
0.0001573

The boundary of the Rangiora CBD rating area is shown on Rating Policy map 

 

Kaiapoi Central Business District area maintenance and street works rate

A targeted rate set under Sections 16-18 as a rate in the dollar on rateable capital value on rating units in the Kaiapoi Central Business District rating area that are used for business purposes.

Rate in the dollar on rateable capital value
0.0002775
The boundary of the Kaiapoi CBD rating area is shown on Rating Policy map   

Promotion and Economic Development rate

A targeted rate set under Sections 16-18 as a rate in the dollar on rateable capital value on each rating unit that is used primarily for business purposes, other than rating units used primarily for farming or other forms of primary production, or on properties used for utility network purposes.

Rate in the dollar on rateable capital value
0.00029
 

Urban Stormwater drainage rate

Targeted rates set under Sections 16-18 as a rate in the dollar on the rateable land value on each rating unit situated in the Rangiora, Oxford, Pegasus and Coastal Urban (Woodend, Waikuku and Pines/Kairaki) urban drainage rating areas.

Targeted rates set under Sections 16-18 as a rate in the dollar on the rateable land value on each rating unit situated in the Kaiapoi urban drainage rating area on a differential basis according to where the land is situated.

A targeted rate set under Sections 16-18 as a fixed amount per rating unit on the properties in Alexander Lane that benefit directly from the private stormwater pump, to be charged in addition to the Kaiapoi urban drainage rate.

Rate in the dollar on rateable land value in the Kaiapoi urban drainage rating area excluding the Island Road rural extension
0.001991
Rate in the dollar on rateable land value in the Kaiapoi urban drainage rating area Island Road rural extension
0.000996
Fixed amount per rating unit in the Alexander Lane Drainage Rating area
$120.00
Rate in the dollar on rateable land value in Rangiora urban drainage rating area
0.0010786
Rate in the dollar on rateable land value in Coastal Urban (Woodend, Waikuku and Pines/Kairaki) urban drainage rating areas
0.0010231
Rate in the dollar on rateable land value in the Oxford urban drainage rating area
0.0009766
Rate in the dollar on rateable land value in the Pegasus urban drainage rating area
0.0011261
 Rating Policy Maps

Kerbside Refuse and Recycling Collection

A targeted rate set under Sections 16-18 as a fixed amount per separately used or inhabited part of a rating unit within the Kerbside Collection Contract areas to which the refuse and recycling service is available. 

A targeted rate set under Sections 16-18 as a fixed amount on each rating unit or separately used or inhabited part of a rating unit in the Ohoka Recycling Area.

Fixed charge per separately used or inhabited parts of a rating unit to which the Kerbside Refuse and Recycling Collection service is available$84.00
Fixed charge per separately used or inhabited parts of a rating unit in the Ohoka Recycling Area$74.00

Kerbside collection contract area are shown on Rating Policy Maps:

Water Rates

Targeted rates set under Sections 16-19 on a differential basis according to the provision or availability of the service. A fixed amount per separately used or inhabited part of a rating unit that is provided with an unrestricted connection to the Cust, Rangiora, Kaiapoi, Waikuku Beach, Woodend-Tuahiwi, Oxford Township or Pegasus water supplies. A fixed amount (40% of the rate for an unrestricted connection) for each unit of water supplied (1 unit = 1,000 litres) is set on rating units provided with a restricted connection to the above named water supplies. 

A targeted rate set under Sections 16-19 as a fixed amount per rating unit connected to the Summerhill, West Eyreton, Poyntzs Road, Garrymere and Ohoka water supplies together with a fixed amount for each unit of water supplied. 

A targeted rate set under Sections 16-19 as a fixed amount per unit of water supplied from Oxford Rural No. 1, Oxford Rural No. 2, Mandeville and Fernside water supplies. 

Targeted loan rates set under Sections 16-18 on a differential basis according to the provision or availability of a service, on rating units in the Tuahiwi residential area that are serviced by the Woodend Tuahiwi Water Supply, where a lump sum contribution has not been paid. Loan rates are set as a fixed amount on each rating unit that is connected to the Woodend-Tuahiwi Water Supply, with a reduced amount payable on rating units that are not connected (pipeline share). 

Targeted loan rates set under Sections 16-18 on properties in Tuahiwi situated outside the Tuahiwi residential area that are connected to the Woodend-Tuahiwi Water supply, where a lump sum contribution has not been paid.

 
Rangiora – restricted supply per unit of water

Cust$596.70
Cust – restricted supply per unit of water$238.68
Summerhill – per unit of water$90.40
Summerhill – per rating unit$811.80
Fernside – per unit of water$392.90
Rangiora$356.50
Rangiora - restricted supply per unit of water$142.60
Kaiapoi $178.70
Kaiapoi – restricted supply per unit of water$71.48
Waikuku Beach $265.70
Waikuku Beach – restricted supply per unit of water$106.28
Woodend-Tuahiwi $459.20
Woodend-Tuahiwi – restricted supply per unit of water$183.68
West Eyreton—per unit of water$46.70
West Eyreton—per rating unit$504.30
Oxford Township $420.80
Oxford Township – restricted supply$168.32
Oxford Rural Water No 1 per unit of water$330.40
Oxford Rural Water No 2 per unit of water$264.40
Mandeville – per unit of water$189.50
Ohoka – per unit of water$12.78
Ohoka – per rating unit$657.83
Pegasus $337.00
Pegasus – restricted supply$134.80
Poyntzs Road – per unit of water$27.00
Poyntzs Road – per rating unit$457.00
Garrymere – per unit of water$28.19
Garrymere – per rating unit$1,065.23
Tuahiwi residential area water connection loan rate$667.11
Tuahiwi residential area water pipeline loan rate$489.22
Tuahiwi rural water loan rate$778.30

Water Supply Rating Policy Maps

Sewer Rates

A targeted rate under Sections 16-18 per water closet or urinal within a rating unit connected to the Eastern Districts Sewer in Rangiora, Waikuku Beach, Woodend, Woodend Beach, Pines Kairaki, Tuahiwi, Kaiapoi, Pegasus, Swannanoa, Mandeville and Ohoka Meadows. A differential rating system exists based on the number of water closets or urinals contained in the rating unit. 

A targeted rate set under Sections 16-18 as a fixed charge per rating unit in the Oxford, Fernside and Loburn Lea sewer rating areas. 

Targeted loan rates set under Sections 16-18 as a fixed amount per rating unit and as a rate in the dollar on rateable land value per rating unit in the Oxford sewer rating area where a lump sum contribution has not been paid. 

Targeted loan rates set under Sections 16-18 as a fixed amount per rating unit and as a rate per hectare of land area per rating unit located in the Southbrook Services (Sewer) Extension Stage 1 area where a lump sum contribution was not been paid. The loan is for 15 years from 1 July 2007 to 30 June 2022. 

Targeted loan rates set under Sections 16-18 as a fixed amount per rating unit located in the Ohoka Utilities Connection Loan rating area.

A targeted rate under Sections 16-18 per water closet or urinal within a rating unit connected to the Eastern Districts Sewer in Rangiora, Waikuku Beach, Woodend, Woodend Beach, Pines Kairaki, Tuahiwi, Kaiapoi, Pegasus, Swannanoa, Mandeville and Ohoka Meadows. A differential rating system exists based on the number of water closets or urinals contained in the rating unit. 

A targeted rate set under Sections 16-18 as a fixed charge per rating unit in the Oxford, Fernside and Loburn Lea sewer rating areas. 

Targeted loan rates set under Sections 16-18 as a fixed amount per rating unit and as a rate in the dollar on rateable land value per rating unit in the Oxford sewer rating area where a lump sum contribution has not been paid. 

Targeted loan rates set under Sections 16-18 as a fixed amount per rating unit and as a rate per hectare of land area per rating unit located in the Southbrook Services (Sewer) Extension Stage 1 area where a lump sum contribution was not been paid. 

Targeted loan rates set under Sections 16-18 as a fixed amount per rating unit located in the Ohoka Utilities Connection Loan rating area.

$438.90
Eastern Districts (5-8 pans 90%) per WC or urinal$395.01
Eastern Districts (9-12 pans 75%) per WC or urinal$329.18
Eastern Districts (13-16 pans 65%) per WC or urinal$285.29
Eastern Districts (16+ pans 50%) per WC or urinal$219.45
Eastern Districts – Rating units containing more than 4 pans where the multiple pans are used for the purposes of separately used or inhabited parts of the rating unit, eg. flats or shops$438.90
Ohoka Utilities Connection Loan Rate$449.72 
Fernside fixed amount per rating unit$1893.10
Loburn Lea fixed amount per rating unit$1719.70

Southbrook Services (Sewer) Extension Stage 1 loan rate per hectare of land area

$5,149.25

Southbrook Services (Sewer) Extension Stage 1 loan rate fixed amount per rating unit

$785.70
Oxford operating rate fixed amount per rating unit$811.40
Oxford fixed loan rate fixed amount per rating unit$216.05
Oxford variable loan rate in the dollar on rateable land value0.0006043


Sewer Rating Policy Map

Water Race Rates

Targeted rates set under Sections 16-18 as a fixed amount per rating unit where the Waimakariri water race system is available assessed on a differential basis according to the area of land within each rating unit; together with a targeted rate per hectare of land area. 

Small holdings for which special arrangements have been made to pipe water from this scheme are charged the special fixed charge only.

Fixed amount per rating unit (properties of .4046 ha and above)
$90.00
Fixed amount per rating unit (properties less than .4046 ha)
$85.00
Special fixed amount per rating unit for piped supply
$90.00
Area Rate (per hectare)
$5.90
 

Rural Land Drainage Rates

Targeted rates for rural land drainage set under Sections 16-18 on all rating units situated within the separate rural drainage targeted rating areas:

Waimakariri Coastal Rural
20% collected as a fixed rating unit and 80% by a rate per hectare of land
Cust
Rate per hectare of land
Clarkville

50% collected as a fixed amount per rating unit and 50% as a rate per hectare of land area

Oxford, Ohoka & Waimakariri Central Rural

20% collected as a fixed amount per rating unit and 80% as a rate in the dollar on the rateable land value

Loburn Lea
Rate in the dollar on rateable land value
 
Ohoka fixed amount per rating unit
$42.00
Ohoka rate in the dollar on rateable land value
0.0004584
Oxford fixed amount per rating unit
$21.00
Oxford rate in the dollar on rateable land value
0.0001692
Clarkville fixed amount per rating unit
$109.00
Clarkville rate on land area (per hectare)
$23.66
Waimakariri Coastal Rural fixed amount per rating unit
$31.00
Waimakariri Coastal Rural rate on land area (per hectare)
$20.15
Waimakariri Central Rural fixed amount per rating unit
$27.00
Waimakariri Central Rural rate in the dollar on rateable land value
0.0002160
Cust rate on land area (per hectare)
$6.03
Loburn Lea rate in the dollar on rateable land value
0.0022897

Drainage Rating Policy Map

 

Oxford Sewer Loan Repayment Lump sum contributions

Lump sum contributions under Section 117B towards the early repayment of the Oxford Sewer Loans on all rating units in the Oxford sewer rating area where an election has been made to pay a lump sum contribution in accordance with Section 117H and the Capital Project Funding Plan.

Fixed Lump Sum Contribution  fixed amount per rating unit
$384.93
Variable Lump Sum Contribution rate in the dollar on rateable land value
0.004559
 Sewer Loan Rating Policy Map

Southbrook Services (Sewer) Extension Stage 1 Lump Sum Contributions

Lump sum contributions towards the early repayment of the Southbrook Services Extension Loans on all rating units in the Southbrook Services (Sewer) Extension Stage 1 rating area where an election has been made to pay a lump sum contribution in accordance with Section 117H and the Capital Project Funding Plan. 

Fixed Lump Sum Contribution fixed amount per rating unit
$4,730.02
Variable Lump Sum Contribution rate per hectare of land area
$30,997.76

Sewer Stage I Rating Policy Map

Calcualtion of Instalments, Due Dates and Penalty Charges

Rates are due and payable by four equal instalments on the dates listed below. 

Pursuant to Sections 57 and 58, a penalty charge amounting to 10% of the amount unpaid will be added to any amount of the current instalment remaining unpaid seven days after the due date of that instalment.

Instalment Due Date Penalty Charge Applies
One 20 August 2016 27 August 2016
Two 20 November 2016 27 November 2016
Three 20 February 2017 27 February 2017
Four 20 May 2017 27 May 2017

Penalty charges do not apply to Lump Sum Contributions levied under Part 4A of the Local Government (Rating) Act.

Arrears Penalty Charge

Pursuant to Sections 57 and 58 a penalty charge amounting to 10% of the amount of unpaid rates and penalties from previous financial years, will be added on 1 July 2016 and a further penalty charge of 10% will be added to rates arrears and penalties from previous financial years which remain unpaid on 1 January 2017. 

Penalty charges do not apply to Lump Sum Contributions levied under Part 4A of the Local Government (Rating) Act.

Discount

Pursuant to Section 55, a discount amounting to 4% of the general rate, uniform annual general charge, roading rates, community parks and reserves, buildings and grants rate, community library & museums rate, community swimming pools rate, Canterbury Museum operational levy rate and Canterbury Museum redevelopment levy rate, will be allowed if the total year’s rates and charges levied, including those rates collected on behalf of the Canterbury Regional Council, but not including Lump Sum Contributions under Part 4A of the Act, are paid in full by 27 August 2016.

Payment of Rates

Rates shall be payable by cash, cheque or eftpos (debit card) at any of the following places during office opening hours:

 

Rangiora Service Centre, 215 High Street, Rangiora

Kaiapoi Service Centre, 176 Williams Street, Kaiapoi

Oxford Service Centre, 34 Main Street, Oxford

 

Or by using on-line banking, e-payments, direct credit or direct debit facilities established by the Council.