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Reintroduction of rates of 2022

The NSW Government waived Local Land Services rates for three years as part of drought support packaging, providing relief to farmers managing and recovering from ongoing drought conditions. Even though there were no rates payable during this time, landholders still received the same services.

With the improvement in state-wide seasonal conditions this year, rates are being returned to normal, allowing us to continue providing our services to the people of NSW.

Stay tuned for more information to come and updated Frequently Asked Questions.

Reach out to your local team on 1300 795 299 if you have any questions or concerns.

About Local Land Services rates

Your Local Land Services rates help us put boots on the ground to protect NSW communities against pests, weeds, diseases and helps maintain vital market access. They contribute to our biosecurity, animal health and emergency management work which helps us, help you when you need it most.

The rates you pay fund our biosecurity, animal health and emergency work. It helps us to:

  • coordinate and support pest control for a healthier and more productive landscape
  • support our animal health programs
  • support agriculture and animals during emergencies
  • support stock identification systems.

Paying previous years' rates

If you have rates or interest to pay from previous years, you can make a payment through the following ways:

  • Online payment
  • BPay – telephone and internet banking.
  • By phone – call 1300 738 070 to pay by MasterCard or Visa.

You can also post a cheque or money order with the remittance slip on your rates notice.

Want to know more?

For more information about Local Land Services rates, read about special purpose rates.

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