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Mansfield Shire Budget
PROPOSED BUDGET FOR
THE FINANCIAL YEAR 1 JULY 2017 TO 30 JUNE 2018

At its Special meeting held on 18 April 2017, Council received the proposed draft Budget 2017-18.  In accordance with sections 125 and 223 of the Local Government Act 1989, the document was placed on public exhibition inviting submissions from members of the public. 

Council received 76 submissions from members of the public, and these were received at a Special meeting of Council held on 30 May 2017.  A number of submitters addressed the Council in support of their submission.

The 2017-18 Budget for Mansfield Shire will be adopted at a Special meeting of Council scheduled for Tuesday, 30 May 2017, commencing at 3.00pm at the Mansfield municipal office (Council Chamber).  Members of the public are most welcome to attend.

The current draft 2017-18 Budget can be viewed at the following locations:

Further information on the proposed budget savings, service reductions and employee headcount by service area can be found at the following link - 2017-18 Budget savings and FTE by Service Area

Enquiries regarding the 2017-18 Proposed Budget (including Fees & Charges) should be directed to Council's Finance Manager, Ms Mandy Kynnersley, on 5775 8555.

 

 

ADOPTED BUDGET FOR
THE FINANCIAL YEAR 1 JULY 2016 TO 30 JUNE 2017

At its Special meeting held on Tuesday, 28 June 2016, Council adopted its budget for the 2016-17 financial year.  The Mansfield Shire Fees and Charges for 2016-17 were included in the budget documentation. 

The 2016-17 Budget was adopted in accordance with section 129 of the Local Government Act 1989 and Local Government (Planning and Reporting) Regulations 2014.  A link to the proposed 2016-17 budget document can be found to the right of this page.

The budget, as presented to the Council, included:

  • an average rate revenue increase of 2.5%
  • a municipal charge of $265.30
  • increase to bin charges of 3% 
  • continued rebate to Beolite Village
  • rate concession for rateable farmland properties of 28% 
  • no new borrowings

A hard copy of the adopted budget, together with the Fees and Charges, is available from the municipal office upon request. 

More information on the adopted budget may be obtained by contacting Council on 5775 8555.