Fire & Emergency Services Levy

FESL Tile.jpg Update: Tuesday 30 May, 2017

The NSW Government has advised that the Fire and Emergency Services levy will continue to be collected via insurance and not on council rate notices

This announcement comes after a letter from the NSW Treasury was sent to property owners throughout NSW in April, which outlined a change in the way they would collect the FESL.  This change will no longer take place.

Read the announcement here(PDF, 112KB). To find out more visit or contact the NSW Treasury on 1300 78 78 72, or by email at