Most rates are based on the rating value of the property.
The Council’s Annual Plan or Long Term Plan lays out work for the year ahead, how much this will cost, and the total amount of rates needed to pay for it.
Christchurch City Council rates are largely allocated on the basis of property rating values.
Find out how your rates bill has changed in 2022/2023.
Where the Council's money comes from, what we spend it on, and how much is paid for by your rates.