Financial Assistance Grant to individual local governing bodies—New South Wales 2018–19

The Australian Government has provided over $52 billion under the Financial Assistance Grant program to local government since 1974–75 (including 2018–19). This page contains information on the 2018–19 grant to New South Wales.

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New South Wales

State summary

General purpose and local road financial assistance grant

Local Government AreaFinancial Assistance Grant for 2018–19
2018–19 Early Payment
made in June 2018
2018–19 Cash Payments
to be made in 2018–19
Total of the early
and cash payments
General PurposeLocal RoadsGrant TotalGeneral PurposeLocal RoadsTotalGrant Total
Albury City Council $2,534,513 $696,569 $3,231,082 $2,439,203 $702,952 $3,142,155 $6,373,237
Armidale Regional $2,053,815 $1,214,528 $3,268,343 $2,126,921 $1,220,686 $3,347,607 $6,615,950
Ballina Shire Council $1,534,316 $686,338 $2,220,654 $1,546,762 $708,698 $2,255,460 $4,476,114
Balranald Shire Council $1,301,302 $661,050 $1,962,352 $1,358,525 $658,986 $2,017,511 $3,979,863
Bathurst Regional $2,234,302 $987,889 $3,222,191 $2,151,985 $990,863 $3,142,848 $6,365,039
Bayside Council $1,699,655 $573,495 $2,273,150 $1,837,035 $595,167 $2,432,202 $4,705,352
Bega Valley Shire $2,561,466 $973,821 $3,535,287 $2,534,267 $962,812 $3,497,079 $7,032,366
Bellingen Shire Council $1,351,923 $474,856 $1,826,779 $1,425,062 $467,523 $1,892,585 $3,719,364
Berrigan Shire Council $1,619,631 $690,731 $2,310,362 $1,690,054 $699,999 $2,390,053 $4,700,415
Blacktown City Council $6,887,597 $1,673,822 $8,561,419 $6,620,210 $1,715,855 $8,336,065 $16,897,484
Bland Shire Council $2,275,024 $1,475,033 $3,750,057 $2,294,930 $1,456,626 $3,751,556 $7,501,613
Blayney Shire Council $867,745 $422,504 $1,290,249 $917,092 $429,026 $1,346,118 $2,636,367
Blue Mountains City $3,789,324 $694,221 $4,483,545 $3,642,460 $683,284 $4,325,744 $8,809,289
Bogan Shire Council $1,271,855 $725,612 $1,997,467 $1,344,296 $718,997 $2,063,293 $4,060,760
Bourke Shire Council $1,909,728 $951,593 $2,861,321 $1,970,053 $950,048 $2,920,101 $5,781,422
Brewarrina Shire Council $1,264,817 $652,224 $1,917,041 $1,342,320 $648,219 $1,990,539 $3,907,580
Burwood Council $385,513 $130,533 $516,046 $428,085 $137,568 $565,653 $1,081,699
Byron Shire Council $962,435 $575,379 $1,537,814 $1,002,286 $581,656 $1,583,942 $3,121,756
Cabonne Shire Council $1,382,755 $1,028,363 $2,411,118 $1,456,895 $1,022,040 $2,478,935 $4,890,053
Campbelltown City $4,287,436 $868,955 $5,156,391 $3,994,059 $884,388 $4,878,447 $10,034,838
Canterbury-Bankstown $4,286,190 $1,331,359 $5,617,549 $3,992,894 $1,330,093 $5,322,987 $10,940,536
Carrathool Shire Council $1,738,574 $1,151,759 $2,890,333 $1,781,336 $1,156,878 $2,938,214 $5,828,547
Central Coast Council $10,857,104 $2,207,224 $13,064,328 $10,435,721 $2,185,750 $12,621,471 $25,685,799
Central Darling Shire $1,884,729 $796,350 $2,681,079 $1,944,944 $791,360 $2,736,304 $5,417,383
Cessnock City Council $2,805,422 $837,960 $3,643,382 $2,702,931 $850,515 $3,553,446 $7,196,828
City of Canada Bay $954,958 $317,216 $1,272,174 $994,481 $322,413 $1,316,894 $2,589,068
City of Lithgow Council $1,686,565 $630,936 $2,317,501 $1,750,745 $631,855 $2,382,600 $4,700,101
City of Parramatta $3,817,988 $1,012,849 $4,830,837 $3,556,729 $1,019,459 $4,576,188 $9,407,025
Clarence Valley Council $3,875,925 $1,643,301 $5,519,226 $3,747,304 $1,607,762 $5,355,066 $10,874,292
Cobar Shire Council $1,983,554 $862,799 $2,846,353 $2,016,759 $857,074 $2,873,833 $5,720,186
Coffs Harbour City $2,685,855 $1,081,421 $3,767,276 $2,584,789 $1,108,964 $3,693,753 $7,461,029
Coolamon Shire Council $1,153,448 $612,712 $1,766,160 $1,226,338 $611,481 $1,837,819 $3,603,979
Coonamble Shire Council $1,193,009 $738,427 $1,931,436 $1,333,307 $735,175 $2,068,482 $3,999,918
Cootamundra-Gundagai $1,758,646 $782,832 $2,541,478 $1,834,828 $779,099 $2,613,927 $5,155,405
City of Broken Hill $2,024,931 $252,550 $2,277,481 $2,170,954 $239,666 $2,410,620 $4,688,101
City of Ryde $1,262,449 $464,140 $1,726,589 $1,329,611 $473,641 $1,803,252 $3,529,841
City of Shellharbour $2,180,958 $445,138 $2,626,096 $2,096,860 $453,616 $2,550,476 $5,176,572
Municipality of Woollahra $632,154 $222,245 $854,399 $590,870 $213,250 $804,120 $1,658,519
Cowra Shire Council $1,523,543 $724,635 $2,248,178 $1,616,191 $726,200 $2,342,391 $4,590,569
Cumberland Council $3,044,541 $817,052 $3,861,593 $3,398,620 $830,526 $4,229,146 $8,090,739
Dubbo Regional Council $4,072,189 $1,697,199 $5,769,388 $3,934,998 $1,704,632 $5,639,630 $11,409,018
Dungog Shire Council $810,957 $456,891 $1,267,848 $854,074 $454,104 $1,308,178 $2,576,026
Edward River Council $1,911,716 $763,571 $2,675,287 $1,994,920 $762,888 $2,757,808 $5,433,095
Eurobodalla Shire $2,689,592 $824,254 $3,513,846 $2,619,905 $822,846 $3,442,751 $6,956,597
Fairfield City Council $3,866,673 $864,599 $4,731,272 $3,602,085 $852,687 $4,454,772 $9,186,044
Federation Council $2,269,499 $1,108,908 $3,378,407 $2,279,784 $1,104,356 $3,384,140 $6,762,547
Forbes Shire Council $1,646,744 $968,927 $2,615,671 $1,758,375 $968,631 $2,727,006 $5,342,677
Georges River Council $1,578,684 $552,588 $2,131,272 $1,670,580 $566,372 $2,236,952 $4,368,224
Gilgandra Council $1,173,846 $697,377 $1,871,223 $1,277,967 $694,806 $1,972,773 $3,843,996
Glen Innes Severn $1,324,988 $690,694 $2,015,682 $1,411,863 $691,956 $2,103,819 $4,119,501
Goulburn Mulwaree $1,648,308 $856,014 $2,504,322 $1,690,268 $847,492 $2,537,760 $5,042,082
Greater Hume Shire $1,552,147 $1,022,984 $2,575,131 $1,644,932 $1,028,085 $2,673,017 $5,248,148
Griffith City Council $1,861,145 $813,157 $2,674,302 $1,960,622 $820,233 $2,780,855 $5,455,157
Gunnedah Shire Council $1,410,468 $800,694 $2,211,162 $1,492,575 $795,577 $2,288,152 $4,499,314
Gwydir Shire Council $1,272,085 $935,245 $2,207,330 $1,396,300 $938,377 $2,334,677 $4,542,007
Hawkesbury City Council $1,408,694 $864,485 $2,273,179 $1,313,787 $859,221 $2,173,008 $4,446,187
Hay Shire Council $952,414 $403,292 $1,355,706 $1,096,983 $402,889 $1,499,872 $2,855,578
Hilltops Council $2,556,258 $1,405,672 $3,961,930 $2,621,575 $1,401,008 $4,022,583 $7,984,513
Hornsby Shire Council $1,597,144 $745,938 $2,343,082 $1,502,736 $635,300 $2,138,036 $4,481,118
Hunter's Hill Council $156,750 $74,547 $231,297 $161,127 $72,738 $233,865 $465,162
Inner West Council $2,081,623 $676,542 $2,758,165 $1,970,947 $681,387 $2,652,334 $5,410,499
Inverell Shire Council $1,878,782 $1,029,229 $2,908,011 $1,981,844 $1,023,404 $3,005,248 $5,913,259
Junee Shire Council $926,789 $461,689 $1,388,478 $978,608 $470,085 $1,448,693 $2,837,171
Kempsey Shire Council $2,047,906 $922,728 $2,970,634 $2,117,698 $915,971 $3,033,669 $6,004,303
Kiama Municipal Council $568,854 $254,688 $823,542 $590,205 $257,756 $847,961 $1,671,503
Ku-Ring-Gai Council $1,311,397 $564,203 $1,875,600 $1,282,769 $556,096 $1,838,865 $3,714,465
Kyogle Council $1,312,418 $823,625 $2,136,043 $1,414,267 $799,487 $2,213,754 $4,349,797
Lachlan Council $2,828,894 $1,691,944 $4,520,838 $2,852,549 $1,681,377 $4,533,926 $9,054,764
Lake Macquarie City $6,856,789 $1,389,537 $8,246,326 $6,591,424 $1,387,698 $7,979,122 $16,225,448
Lane Cove Municipal $390,698 $140,990 $531,688 $414,805 $144,572 $559,377 $1,091,065
Leeton Shire Council $1,556,160 $522,881 $2,079,041 $1,670,848 $517,382 $2,188,230 $4,267,271
Lismore City Council $2,215,034 $982,126 $3,197,160 $2,137,686 $964,312 $3,101,998 $6,299,158
Liverpool City Council $3,395,979 $1,119,705 $4,515,684 $3,163,613 $1,147,734 $4,311,347 $8,827,031
Liverpool Plains Shire $1,134,828 $686,109 $1,820,937 $1,219,581 $687,576 $1,907,157 $3,728,094
Lockhart Shire Council $1,045,148 $670,218 $1,715,366 $1,132,548 $671,436 $1,803,984 $3,519,350
Lord Howe Island Board $108,445 $0 $108,445 $108,331 $0 $108,331 $216,776
Maitland City Council $2,862,794 $678,234 $3,541,028 $2,752,629 $704,937 $3,457,566 $6,998,594
Mid-Coast Council $6,315,991 $2,683,164 $8,999,155 $6,119,960 $2,693,308 $8,813,268 $17,812,423
Mid-Western Regional $1,953,789 $1,204,586 $3,158,375 $2,051,083 $1,213,755 $3,264,838 $6,423,213
Moree Plains Shire $2,331,797 $1,442,930 $3,774,727 $2,510,186 $1,433,356 $3,943,542 $7,718,269
Mosman Municipal $323,638 $121,115 $444,753 $332,674 $116,390 $449,064 $893,817
Murray River Council $2,625,267 $1,473,583 $4,098,850 $2,677,134 $1,477,073 $4,154,207 $8,253,057
Murrumbidgee Council $1,333,784 $800,332 $2,134,116 $1,429,275 $797,209 $2,226,484 $4,360,600
Muswellbrook Shire $1,252,729 $466,231 $1,718,960 $1,304,714 $449,638 $1,754,352 $3,473,312
Nambucca Shire $1,333,627 $608,184 $1,941,811 $1,388,965 $610,336 $1,999,301 $3,941,112
Narrabri Shire Council $2,377,888 $1,172,501 $3,550,389 $2,458,680 $1,165,400 $3,624,080 $7,174,469
Narrandera Shire $1,539,394 $790,622 $2,330,016 $1,627,963 $790,027 $2,417,990 $4,748,006
Narromine Shire $1,392,938 $723,341 $2,116,279 $1,492,059 $718,361 $2,210,420 $4,326,699
Newcastle City Council $5,444,309 $921,320 $6,365,629 $5,072,505 $895,640 $5,968,145 $12,333,774
North Sydney Council $776,348 $245,336 $1,021,684 $741,487 $237,418 $978,905 $2,000,589
Northern Beaches $2,839,189 $1,134,797 $3,973,986 $2,755,875 $1,113,016 $3,868,891 $7,842,877
Oberon Council $838,159 $470,696 $1,308,855 $904,489 $455,659 $1,360,148 $2,669,003
Orange City Council $1,713,427 $575,039 $2,288,466 $1,709,513 $567,320 $2,276,833 $4,565,299
Parkes Shire Council $2,026,435 $1,042,340 $3,068,775 $2,112,734 $1,077,547 $3,190,281 $6,259,056
Penrith City Council $4,435,050 $1,206,759 $5,641,809 $4,131,584 $1,205,785 $5,337,369 $10,979,178
Port Macquarie Hastings $3,226,589 $1,422,735 $4,649,324 $3,105,400 $1,472,141 $4,577,541 $9,226,865
Port Stephens Council $2,754,992 $617,629 $3,372,621 $2,652,624 $619,373 $3,271,997 $6,644,618
Queanbeyan-Palerang $1,846,248 $1,197,161 $3,043,409 $1,785,410 $1,223,996 $3,009,406 $6,052,815
Randwick City Council $1,556,708 $486,416 $2,043,124 $1,600,206 $491,318 $2,091,524 $4,134,648
Richmond Valley $1,689,036 $797,183 $2,486,219 $1,753,122 $791,155 $2,544,277 $5,030,496
Shoalhaven City $4,536,008 $1,681,459 $6,217,467 $4,361,874 $1,712,996 $6,074,870 $12,292,337
Singleton Council $1,178,651 $649,222 $1,827,873 $1,220,574 $644,133 $1,864,707 $3,692,580
Silverton Village $16,803 $0 $16,803 $17,462 -$163 $17,299 $34,102
Snowy Monaro Regional $3,376,106 $1,384,668 $4,760,774 $3,330,612 $1,379,783 $4,710,395 $9,471,169
Snowy Valleys Council $2,097,655 $694,865 $2,792,520 $2,143,925 $686,813 $2,830,738 $5,623,258
Strathfield Municipal $432,592 $143,864 $576,456 $472,666 $150,292 $622,958 $1,199,414
Sutherland Shire $2,400,536 $1,026,630 $3,427,166 $2,315,841 $1,011,640 $3,327,481 $6,754,647
Tamworth Regional l $3,162,527 $2,105,137 $5,267,664 $3,067,672 $2,098,673 $5,166,345 $10,434,009
Temora Shire Council $1,068,618 $608,310 $1,676,928 $1,168,505 $700,708 $1,869,213 $3,546,141
Tenterfield Shire $1,479,438 $831,481 $2,310,919 $1,606,150 $823,611 $2,429,761 $4,740,680
The Council of Camden $1,267,261 $659,873 $1,927,134 $1,180,547 $726,364 $1,906,911 $3,834,045
City of Sydney $2,227,544 $652,796 $2,880,340 $2,616,308 $718,969 $3,335,277 $6,215,617
The Hills Shire Council $1,740,398 $991,113 $2,731,511 $1,734,458 $902,314 $2,636,772 $5,368,283
Tibooburra Village $37,733 $0 $37,733 $37,693 $0 $37,693 $75,426
Tweed Shire Council $3,948,266 $1,434,613 $5,382,879 $3,803,966 $1,441,107 $5,245,073 $10,627,952
Upper Hunter Shire $1,459,022 $977,453 $2,436,475 $1,549,689 $972,573 $2,522,262 $4,958,737
Upper Lachlan Shire $1,333,939 $955,268 $2,289,207 $1,434,836 $951,357 $2,386,193 $4,675,400
Uralla Shire Council $764,970 $485,888 $1,250,858 $822,771 $458,837 $1,281,608 $2,532,466
Wagga Wagga City $3,574,020 $1,625,143 $5,199,163 $3,443,939 $1,624,865 $5,068,804 $10,267,967
Walcha Council $624,279 $467,078 $1,091,357 $716,343 $470,818 $1,187,161 $2,278,518
Walgett Shire Council $2,118,850 $984,039 $3,102,889 $2,233,544 $974,198 $3,207,742 $6,310,631
Warren Shire Council $820,019 $520,698 $1,340,717 $950,163 $517,774 $1,467,937 $2,808,654
Warrumbungle Shire $2,250,437 $1,234,498 $3,484,935 $2,331,368 $1,227,320 $3,558,688 $7,043,623
Waverley Council $774,784 $223,626 $998,410 $745,106 $216,666 $961,772 $1,960,182
Weddin Shire Council $786,319 $504,038 $1,290,357 $888,908 $502,859 $1,391,767 $2,682,124
Wentworth Shire $2,071,174 $1,013,215 $3,084,389 $2,085,324 $1,012,523 $3,097,847 $6,182,236
Willoughby City Council $821,959 $297,599 $1,119,558 $830,807 $297,515 $1,128,322 $2,247,880
Wingecarribee Shire $1,615,874 $932,110 $2,547,984 $1,568,178 $944,391 $2,512,569 $5,060,553
Wollondilly Shire $1,220,264 $690,057 $1,910,321 $1,173,462 $693,293 $1,866,755 $3,777,076
Wollongong City $8,231,421 $1,224,321 $9,455,742 $7,912,231 $1,217,809 $9,130,040 $18,585,782
Yass Valley Council $810,571 $678,511 $1,489,082 $856,146 $680,047 $1,536,193 $3,025,275
Totals $271,983,904 $109,533,478 $381,517,382 $272,233,229 $109,570,884 $381,804,113 $763,321,495

Note: The 2018–19 cash payment consists of the 2018–19 estimated entitlement and the adjustment created from the difference between the 2017–18 final entitlement and 2017–18 estimated entitlement.