Many eligible for rebate
Ratepayers have until the end of the month to apply for a rebate of up to $500.
People on benefits, superannuation or low incomes may qualify.
Auckland Central MP Judith Tizard says more than 6000 households have received rebates.
Applications for the 2007-2008 year must be in by June 30.
For an application phone 379-2020, or go to www.ratesrebates.govt. nz.