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Taupo District (Part) Rates Information

General information

Taupo District Council administers rates on behalf of Bay of Plenty Regional Council. For questions regarding the payment of your rates, payment options, due dates, penalties or remission policy contact Taupo District Council:

For other queries contact us

What your rates pay for

General Rate (land value) and Uniform Annual General Charge

  • Integrated catchment management,
  • Flood protection and control,
  • Resource regulation and monitoring,
  • Transportation,
  • Regional development,
  • Regional planning and engagement,
  • Emergency management, and
  • Technical services

Targeted Rate

Rangitaiki-Tarawera river scheme rates are calculated by land area and the extent of service provided to part-fund the Rangitaiki-Tarawera river scheme work  activity.

For more information about this visit our Long Term Plan 2018-2028 (pdf, 36.76MB) Volume 2 page164.

Rating Database Information

  • The rating information database for Bay of Plenty Regional Council, and the Rangitaiki-Tarawera River Scheme, is available for inspection at the offices of Taupo District Council. (72 Lake Terrace, Taupo).
  • Property owners may request in writing to Taupo District Council, as Bay of Plenty Regional Council's rating agent, to withhold their name or postal address (or both) from the database.