About the landscape levy
What is the landscape levy?
The landscape levy is paid by people who live in the region to help fund the work needed to protect and enhance the environment and encourage sustainable use of the region’s landscape.
What is the landscape levy used for?
The landscape levy helps fund the delivery of the Murraylands and Riverland Landscape Plan.
This plan sets out the priorities for the region. The landscape levy also enables significant state and federal funding to be attracted into the region.
Who pays the landscape levy?
The landscape levy is paid by people who live in the region. Everyone who lives and works in the region has an impact on the environment. We all share a responsibility to take care of our land, water, native animals and plants and ecosystems. The landscape levy is charged annually.
How is the landscape levy calculated?
The landscape levy is determined by the value of the rateable land in the region.