The South Australian Government Gazette of 13 June (pgs 1917 and 2041) set out new levels of fees and charges for 2019-20 which come into effect on 1 July 2019.
The fee charged for a certificate of liabilities on rates and charges under section 187(3)(e) of the Local Government Act 1999 (the Act) increased to $35.00 as of 1 July 2019.
Additionally, the fee for the certificate of title to land has increased for the 2019-20 financial year.
For a council search report to be provided by a council-
The new fee structure is:
- Rates only search - $35.00
- Full search - $60.00 ($35.00 + $25.00)
- Expedited search - $72.25 ($35.00 + $37.25)