Financial Assistance Grant to individual local governing bodies—Northern Territory

The Australian Government has provided over $48 billion under the Financial Assistance Grant programme to local government since 1974–75 (including 2016–17). This page contains information on the 2016–17 grant to individual local governing bodies within the Northern Territory.

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Northern Territory

Territory summary

General purpose and local road financial assistance grant

Local Government AreaFinancial Assistance Grant Entitlement for 2016–17
2016–17 Estimated Entitlement2016–17 Cash Payments
General PurposeLocal RoadTotalGeneral PurposeLocal RoadTotal
Alice Springs $705,947 $913,808 $1,619,755 $704,513 $913,808 $1,618,321
Barkly $1,725,729 $435,276 $2,161,005 $1,722,277 $435,276 $2,157,553
Belyuen $25,624 $31,712 $57,336 $25,578 $31,712 $57,290
Central Desert $945,345 $821,938 $1,767,283 $943,418 $821,938 $1,765,356
Coomalie $26,443 $402,785 $429,228 $26,390 $402,785 $429,175
Darwin $1,692,384 $1,752,269 $3,444,653 $1,689,000 $1,752,269 $3,441,269
East Arnhem $3,078,353 $1,170,698 $4,249,051 $3,071,913 $1,170,698 $4,242,611
Katherine $552,509 $607,742 $1,160,251 $551,781 $607,742 $1,159,523
Litchfield $482,011 $2,458,581 $2,940,592 $481,109 $2,458,581 $2,939,690
Local Government Association of the Northern Territory   $1,446,831 $1,446,831   $1,446,831 $1,446,831
MacDonnell $1,736,304 $958,820 $2,695,124 $1,732,797 $958,820 $2,691,617
Palmerston $707,313 $797,215 $1,504,528 $705,925 $797,215 $1,503,140
Roper Gulf $1,821,674 $1,026,793 $2,848,467 $1,817,929 $1,026,793 $2,844,722
Tiwi Islands $430,400 $938,781 $1,369,181 $429,598 $938,781 $1,368,379
Victoria Daly $491,355 $678,873 $1,170,228 $490,478 $678,873 $1,169,351
Wagait $8,706 $53,121 $61,827 $8,688 $53,121 $61,809
West Arnhem $1,196,804 $1,144,127 $2,340,931 $1,194,377 $1,144,127 $2,338,504
West Daly $534,287 $838,198 $1,372,485 $533,306 $838,198 $1,371,504
Totals $16,161,188 $16,477,568 $32,638,756 $16,129,077 $16,477,568 $32,606,645

Note: The 2016–17 cash payment consists of the 2016–17 estimated entitlement and the adjustment created from the difference between the 2015–16 final entitlement and 2015–16 estimated entitlement.