Rent Relief - Council Tenants

Small businesses operating out of City of Newcastle owned buildings will receive cash flow relief with the City offering a 50% discount on rent for the June quarter with review for an extension to include the September quarter.

*We will update this program as required to align with the new Commercial Tenancy Code.

Who does this support apply to?

All City of Newcastle owned properties with commercial tenants will receive a 50% discount on rent.

How do I receive the rent reduction?

City of Newcastle will automatically apply the discount to your bill.

When will the rent relief come into effect?

Immediately. The 50% discount will be applied to your next bill. 

How can I find out more?

If you would like to know more, please contact the City of Newcastle Customer Service team on (02) 4974 2000.