Environment Levy

The environment levy is a revenue source used to assist with the implementation of actions from endorsed council plans and strategies that directly link to enhancing and maintaining the natural environment in addition to projects with direct benefits to residents and the natural environment of the Gympie region.

In accordance with section 103 of the Local Government Regulation 2012, Gympie Regional Council has set an environment levy on all rateable properties within its jurisdiction. The levy amount at adoption of the environment levy policy is $35 per property, no discount is applicable.