Council adopted the 2016/2017 Council Budget at its Ordinary Meeting on Tuesday 28 June 2016.
The budget places emphasis on the design, renewal and maintenance of facilities and infrastructure to deliver better buildings, roads, footpaths, tracks, trails, parks and gardens as priority actions for the year ahead.
To meet this goal, rates will rise by 2.5 per cent, down from 4.5 per cent last financial year. Kerbside bin collection charges will increase by 7 per cent. Visit our news and publications section to view or download the 2016/2017 Budget.