2001–2002 Report on the Operation of the Local Government (Financial Assistance)


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Chapter 1: Local Governance in Australia

Chapter 2: Financial Assistance Grants to Local Government

Chapter 3: Local Government Performance

Chapter 4: Local Government Infrastructure

Chapter 5: Services to Indigenous Communities

Chapter 6: Developing A Framework For The Future Operation Of Local Government


Appendix A: National principles for allocating general purpose and local road grants

Appendix B: State methods for distributing financial assistance grants 2000–01

Appendix C: Actions required to implement Commonwealth Grants Commision review findings

Appendix D: Distribution of financial assistance grants to local government 2001–02

Appendix E: Ranking of councils on a relative needs basis 2001–02

Appendix F: Australian classification of local governments

Appendix G: Progress in improving efficiency and effectiveness of local government

Appendix H: Progress reports on improvements in service provision to Indigenous communities

Appendix I: National Awards for Local Government Bibliography, Acronyms and Glossary

BibliographyAcronyms and initialisms


Index of Tables

Index of Figures