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, and in accordance with sections 125 and 223 of the Local Government Act 1989, determined to placed the document on public exhibition inviting submissions from members of the public.
A copy of the proposed 2017-18 Budget (including Fees & Charges) is available from 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
Council invites members of the public to make a written submission on the proposed budget. Please note that in your written submission you may also request an opportunity to appear in person, or have someone representing you, appear before Council to make a verbal submission. A meeting of the Council will be held on Tuesday, 30 May 2017 commencing at 2.00pm to consider all submissions received. This meeting will be held in the Council Chamber.
Written submissions must be received by no later than close of business on Friday, 19 May 2017, and must be addressed to:
Mr Alex Green
Chief Executive Officer
Mansfield Shire Council
Private Bag 1000
MANSFIELD VIC 3724
Submissions may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note that all written submissions lodged with Council will become public documents and be available for inspection by the public in accordance with the Local Government Act 1989.
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.