Solicitor Rates Enquiry

This Solicitor Rates Enquiry form is to be used by all solicitor and law agencies acting on behalf of their clients in the sale of their property.

This will ensure that you receive all the rating information that you need to perform the rating apportionment between the vendor and purchaser of the property.

Please complete the data fields and press Submit at the bottom of the page. Your enquiry will then be delivered to one of our staff, who will send the relevant rating information back to you by email within two working days.

Fields marked with * must be completed.

Your Contact Information

Your full name *
Company name *
Your email address *
Your phone number *

Property Details

Valuation number *
Location *
Legal Description *
Name of Owner *

Healthy Homes:

If the client has a Healthy Home balance you need to contact Environment Canterbury (contact details)

Request Details

On whose behalf are you acting? *

Reason for request: *


Settlement Date for settlement/sale:

Final water meter reading: *

Where a final reading is requested, two day's notice is required by our contractors. Final reading administration fee is $50.00. Where a final reading is not requested, you are responsible for any water charges.

Direct Debits for rates payments: *

If the property has any loans with Selwyn District Council does your client require a settlement figure? *

This online rating information service is provided to solicitors in accordance with the inspection of rates records provision of the Local Government (Rating) Act 2002. Before continuing please complete the following confirmation.

I confirm that I am a party to (or acting as an agent for a party to) a transaction relating to the rating unit that is subject to my enquiry; and reasonably require the information in the rates record for the purposes of this transaction.

I have read and agree to these conditions: *