Rates and Property

In South Australia, Council rates are a form of property taxation and property values play an important part in determining how much each individal rate payer contributes.

Examples of 2019-20 Rates Calculations(67 kb)

Example of a rates notice 2019-20 (584 kb)

Council Rates Frequently Asked Questions(74 kb)

Get an estimate on your rates using the Rates Calculator 2019-20

For further information please contact the Rates Officer on 08 8553 4500 or email rates@kicouncil.sa.gov.au


If you would like to change the way you receive your notices - either by email or post, please complete the form below:


* Mandatory Field

Section A ApplicantOwner Details
Residential Address
Postal Address
Section B Property Details
Assessment Number
Assessment Number
Assessment Number
Assessment Number
Delivery Instructions*

Ensure details are entered above

Section C Declaration
I hereby apply for my rate notice(s) on the property assessment(s) indicated above to be delivered as per this request. I have read and understood the notes below.*
If you see this, leave this form field blank.




1. Rate notices will be delivered to the Primary Ratepayer;
2. Only one rate notice wil lbe delivered per property assessment;
3. Requests for a reprint of a rate notice will incur the applicable fee (refer Council's Fees & Charges)
4. All changes to the contact details of either property owner or assessment are required to be advised to Council in writing;
5. It is the responsibility of the property owner(s) to ensure they advise Council of their current contact details.

Kangaroo Island Council | 43 Dauncey St (PO Box 121) KINGSCOTE SA 5223
Phone: 08 8553 4500 | Fax: 08 8553 2885 | Email: kicouncil@kicouncil.sa.gov.au
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