2017-2018 Fees and Charges – Finance Services

Friday, 19th May, 2017

On 2 May 2017, Council adopted its Schedule of Fees and Charges 2017-2018.

Following a review of the adopted charges, it was determined that the Schedule of Fees and Charges 2017-2018 include an administration fee for dishonoured payments made to Council. The proposed fee is set out below:

Pricing Principle




2017/18 Charges (incl. GST)

2017/18 Charges (excl. GST)


Finance Services 


Administration Fee on Dishonour Payment to Council

per payment



plus Bank Fee

 $27.27 plus Bank Fee


(Fee charged by Bank or Australia Post to be added to the Dishonoured Admin Fee as bank fee)




Pricing Principle a: The price charged for this good or service reflects the full recovery of operating costs (excluding cost of capital) of providing the particular good or service.

This proposal will be on public exhibition from 19 May 2017 until 16 June 2017 and can also be viewed at:


  • www.strathfield.nsw.gov.au
  • Council’s Customer Service Centre – 65 Homebush Road, Strathfield
  • Strathfield Library – 65-67 Rochester Street, Homebush
  • High Street Community Library – 64 High Street, Strathfield 


Written submissions may be made until 4pm on 16 Jun 2017 and should be sent to the General Manager, Strathfield Council, PO Box 120, Strathfield NSW 2135 or emailed to council@strathfield.nsw.gov.au.

For more information, please contact Council on 9748 9999.