A total fire ban and heat health alert have been issued for Friday 25 January. No fires can be lit or be allowed to remain alight in the open air. Plan ahead to beat the heat and stay healthy. Please note: the Shire Nursery and Wildlife Sanctuary at The Briars will be closed due to the extreme heat. Learn more about being prepared for hot weather plus other emergency information and resources.
Staying healthy in hot weather, fire and emergency information
If you are the rate payer or are in receipt of benefits and you change your name, address, or billing address you will need to tell us so we can adjust our records.
If someone comes to stay with you for a period of time (including friends or family) or if someone moves out, you will need to let us know.
The Personal Authority form provides permission to a third party to communicate with Council in relation to the property you own.
You need to have authority of your company if you want to maintain company information. If nobody has authority, then your company could be out of date and you may be required to pay late fees etc.
If you are selling a property, you will need to obtain a Land Information Certificate. The Certificate is required so that the correct settlement can be made.
Where multiple parcels of farm land are used to operate a single farming enterprise, a person may only be required to paythe fixed charge once by applying for the single farming enterprise exemption.
Direct Debit Arrangement
Rates History Form
The rebate is to encourage best practice in land management and the protection and enhancement of the natural environment and biodiversity of the peninsula.
The Municipal Rates Concession provides a 50 per cent discount off council rates up to a yearly maximum of $218.30 in 2016-17.
Do you need previous versions / years of your rates notices or replacement waste vouchers?
If you are deaf, or have a hearing or speech impairment, you can contact us through the National Relay Service.
Visit: National Relay Service
TTY/voice calls: 133 677 Speak and listen: 1300 555 727 SMS relay: 0423 677 767
Please be aware that CCTV cameras are in operation at a number of Shire buildings, including municipal offices, recreation centres and youth centres.
Mornington Peninsula Shire acknowledges and pays respect to the Boon Wurrung / Bunurong people, the traditional custodians of these lands and waters.