Rating and Taxation

The Rating and Taxation department of m3property is recognised as Australia’s leading advisor in valuation based statutory assessments. We have broad experience in working on all classes of investment and specialised properties acting on behalf of Australia’s listed property trusts, corporations, government, superannuation funds and high net worth individuals.

Our role includes reviewing statutory assessments and if required, pursuing objections and appeals with the relevant authorities in each state and territory. We can also assist with budgeting and projections of statutory outgoings for existing assets, potential acquisitions and new developments.


Grant Jackson

Chief Executive Officer


T: 03 9605 1000

E: grant.jackson@m3property.com.au

Grant is the Chief Executive Officer of the National m3property Group and also leads the Rating and Taxation department.  Grant provides valuation advice throughout Australia and his expertise is highly sought after by property trusts, corporations, superannuation funds and private individuals. Grant regularly provides expert evidence to a number of courts and tribunals around Australia.

Grant’s experience is diverse and involves all property types including central business district office accommodation, major shopping centres, industrial estates, residential subdivisions, residential properties and numerous specialised properties.

Grant has been involved in the property industry since 1986 and gained qualification as a valuer in 1989.

Grant commenced employment with m3property in 1989 and was appointed Chief Executive Officer in 2011.


  • Certified Practising Valuer
  • Registered Valuer, QLD
  • Licensed Valuer, WA
  • Fellow of the Australian Property Institute (FAPI)
  • Associate Diploma in Valuations, RMIT


Andrew Bates

Associate Director - Rating & Taxation


T: 02 8234 8121

E: andrew.bates@m3property.com.au

Andrew is based in Sydney and works within the National Rating and Taxation team. He is responsible for valuation and consulting tasks involving all asset classes that have a statutory liability, within NSW and ACT. He also
provides advice for compulsory acquisition and compensation purposes.

Over the course of Andrew’s career he has worked across all major asset classes including commercial, industrial and retail, undertaking Rating and Taxation valuations for a variety of clients.

Prior to joining m3property, Andrew worked for two international property firms while residing in the UK, and spent more than 10 years working in Rating and Taxation. The focus of his work in the UK was advising occupiers and owners of central London offices in relation to their Rating and Taxation liabilities and assisting them with mitigation as required.

Andrew became a qualified chartered surveyor (valuation route) and admitted as a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors in 2006. Andrew was admitted as an Associate of the Australian Property Institute in early 2017. Andrew commenced employment with m3property in January 2017.


  • Certified Practising Valuer (CPV)
  • Associate of the Australian Property Institute (AAPI)
  • Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS)
  • Bachelor of Science with Honours (Estate Management), Plymouth University (UK)


Kym Dreyer

Managing Director (SA)


T: 08 7099 1800

E: kym.dreyer@m3property.com.au

Kym is Managing Director of m3property South Australia and also manages the Advisory team in the Adelaide office having joined m3property in 2012. In recent years, Kym has taken an active role in providing strategic valuation and property consultancy advice working directly with a range of government, semi-government, institutional, corporate and private clients.  This work has also included providing specific valuation advice on a range of properties including a number of property portfolios, major development projects, investment property and institutional assets.

Kym has been working as a Property Valuer since 1980 and has had extensive experience in all areas of residential, commercial, retail, industrial and investment property principally within the City of Adelaide, metropolitan area and major regional centres.

Kym commenced self-employment in July, 1988 initially undertaking residential and commercial valuations while also establishing a range of private, business and institutional clients who required specialised valuation advice through broad sectors of the property markets and was Managing Director of Egan National Valuers (SA) prior to merging with m3property in 2012.


  • Certified Practising Valuer
  • Life Fellow of the Australian Property Institute (FAPI)
  • Past SA Representative National Professional Board  Australian Property Institute
  • Member of the Real Estate Institute of South Australia (SA)
  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Valuation), UniSA