Parking space levy
What is the parking space levy?
The parking space levy is a levy on parking spaces in a leviable district. It is payable on any non-residential space used or set aside for a motor vehicle, including:
off-street commercial and office parking spaces
parking spaces in parking stations
marked and unmarked spaces
vacant land used for parking motor vehicles.
Rates and leviable districts
The parking space levy applies in two leviable districts. From 1 July 2012, rates for these districts are as follows:
Category 1: City of Sydney and parts of the North Sydney and Milsons Point business districts. The annual levy for liable parking spaces in category 1 districts is $2,160.
Category 2: Bondi Junction, Chatswood, Parramatta, St Leonards. The annual levy for liable parking spaces in category 2 districts is $770.
Read more about rates and leviable districts:
When is my parking space levy annual return due?
If you own premises on 1 July each year on which there is (or was at any time during the previous financial year) a liable parking space, you must submit an annual return and pay your levy by 1 September.
If you are registered you will receive your parking space levy letter at the end of July each year. It contains instructions on how to complete your annual return online.