Financial Assistance Grant to individual local governing bodies—New South Wales 2019–20

The Australian Government has provided over $56 billion under the Financial Assistance Grant program to local government since 1974–75 (including 2019–20). This page contains information on the 2019–20 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 2019-20
Early Payments from 2019-20
made in June 2019
Cash Payments to be
made in 2019-20
Total of the early
and cash payments
General PurposeLocal RoadsTotalGeneral PurposeLocal RoadsTotalGrant Total
Albury City Council $2,528,685 $729,222 $3,257,907 $2,502,011 $718,597 $3,220,608 $6,478,515
Armidale Regional Council $2,204,948 $1,266,598 $3,471,546 $2,118,012 $1,225,911 $3,343,923 $6,815,469
Ballina Shire Council $1,603,505 $735,353 $2,338,858 $1,566,406 $714,731 $2,281,136 $4,619,994
Balranald Shire Council $1,408,363 $683,772 $2,092,135 $1,450,527 $667,386 $2,117,913 $4,210,048
Bathurst Regional Council $2,230,931 $1,028,131 $3,259,062 $2,206,020 $1,001,132 $3,207,152 $6,466,214
Bayside Council $1,904,427 $617,552 $2,521,979 $1,747,942 $551,530 $2,299,473 $4,821,452
Bega Valley Shire Council $2,627,236 $999,025 $3,626,261 $2,596,103 $976,911 $3,573,014 $7,199,275
Bellingen Shire Council $1,477,341 $485,107 $1,962,448 $1,429,947 $479,812 $1,909,759 $3,872,207
Berrigan Shire Council $1,752,053 $726,327 $2,478,380 $1,713,117 $700,516 $2,413,632 $4,892,012
Blacktown City Council $6,863,072 $1,780,391 $8,643,463 $6,449,628 $1,732,493 $8,182,122 $16,825,585
Bland Shire Council $2,379,119 $1,511,412 $3,890,531 $2,378,067 $1,488,491 $3,866,558 $7,757,089
Blayney Shire Council $950,736 $445,162 $1,395,898 $914,512 $422,486 $1,336,997 $2,732,895
Blue Mountains City Council $3,776,084 $708,984 $4,485,068 $3,736,594 $685,477 $4,422,071 $8,907,139
Bogan Shire Council $1,393,612 $746,040 $2,139,652 $1,394,992 $731,858 $2,126,849 $4,266,501
Bourke Shire Council $2,042,324 $985,781 $3,028,105 $2,134,740 $958,957 $3,093,697 $6,121,802
Brewarrina Shire Council $1,391,563 $672,600 $2,064,163 $1,510,150 $657,903 $2,168,053 $4,232,216
Burwood Council $443,789 $142,742 $586,531 $398,372 $130,700 $529,072 $1,115,603
Byron Shire Council $1,039,055 $603,533 $1,642,588 $1,007,164 $600,493 $1,607,657 $3,250,245
Cabonne Shire Council $1,510,341 $1,060,481 $2,570,822 $1,452,749 $1,037,673 $2,490,422 $5,061,244
Campbelltown City Council $4,140,581 $917,651 $5,058,232 $4,021,256 $929,409 $4,950,665 $10,008,897
Canterbury-Bankstown Council $4,139,373 $1,380,120 $5,519,493 $4,020,085 $1,333,528 $5,353,613 $10,873,106
Carrathool Shire Council $1,846,684 $1,200,390 $3,047,074 $1,902,387 $1,162,459 $3,064,846 $6,111,920
Central Coast Council (NSW) $10,818,555 $2,267,960 $13,086,515 $10,705,705 $2,204,031 $12,909,736 $25,996,251
Central Darling Shire Council $2,016,294 $821,124 $2,837,418 $2,108,906 $803,828 $2,912,734 $5,750,152
Cessnock City Council $2,802,088 $882,504 $3,684,592 $2,771,818 $876,534 $3,648,352 $7,332,944
City of Canada Bay Council $1,030,963 $334,540 $1,365,503 $962,016 $316,114 $1,278,130 $2,643,633
City of Lithgow Council $1,814,971 $655,620 $2,470,591 $1,757,138 $635,892 $2,393,030 $4,863,621
City of Parramatta Council $3,687,208 $1,057,803 $4,745,011 $3,580,951 $981,318 $4,562,269 $9,307,280
Clarence Valley Council $3,884,773 $1,668,233 $5,553,006 $3,840,365 $1,666,749 $5,507,114 $11,060,120
Cobar Shire Council $2,090,744 $889,310 $2,980,054 $2,091,963 $870,599 $2,962,562 $5,942,616
Coffs Harbour City Council $2,679,612 $1,150,674 $3,830,286 $2,651,268 $1,105,709 $3,756,977 $7,587,263
Coolamon Shire Council $1,271,326 $634,480 $1,905,806 $1,223,101 $617,418 $1,840,518 $3,746,324
Coonamble Shire Council $1,382,220 $762,826 $2,145,046 $1,321,023 $744,508 $2,065,531 $4,210,577
Cootamundra-Gundagai Regional Council $1,902,139 $808,402 $2,710,541 $1,853,111 $789,835 $2,642,945 $5,353,486
Council of the City of Broken Hill $2,250,595 $248,680 $2,499,275 $2,196,166 $251,965 $2,448,131 $4,947,406
Council of the City of Ryde $1,378,388 $491,456 $1,869,844 $1,290,933 $465,680 $1,756,613 $3,626,457
Council of the City of Shellharbour $2,173,783 $470,677 $2,644,460 $2,151,057 $474,741 $2,625,798 $5,270,258
Council of the Municipality of Woollahra $612,546 $221,271 $833,817 $622,269 $218,729 $840,998 $1,674,815
Cowra Shire Council $1,675,480 $753,514 $2,428,994 $1,607,832 $726,747 $2,334,579 $4,763,573
Cumberland Council $3,523,298 $861,764 $4,385,062 $2,826,932 $910,005 $3,736,936 $8,121,998
Dubbo Regional Council $4,079,353 $1,768,746 $5,848,099 $4,044,975 $1,652,233 $5,697,208 $11,545,307
Dungog Shire Council $885,406 $471,184 $1,356,590 $853,943 $467,274 $1,321,216 $2,677,806
Edward River Council $2,068,103 $791,582 $2,859,685 $2,015,532 $762,629 $2,778,162 $5,637,847
Eurobodalla Shire Council $2,716,017 $853,795 $3,569,812 $2,706,549 $834,269 $3,540,819 $7,110,631
Fairfield City Council $3,734,228 $884,758 $4,618,986 $3,626,614 $860,633 $4,487,247 $9,106,233
Federation Council $2,363,418 $1,145,893 $3,509,311 $2,386,395 $1,119,217 $3,505,612 $7,014,923
Forbes Shire Council $1,822,881 $1,005,063 $2,827,944 $1,746,240 $978,264 $2,724,504 $5,552,448
Georges River Council $1,731,865 $587,674 $2,319,539 $1,585,814 $574,865 $2,160,679 $4,480,218
Gilgandra Council $1,324,849 $720,939 $2,045,788 $1,284,700 $650,676 $1,935,376 $3,981,164
Glen Innes Severn Council $1,463,658 $717,982 $2,181,640 $1,408,856 $697,346 $2,106,202 $4,287,842
Goulburn Mulwaree Council $1,752,275 $879,368 $2,631,643 $1,707,212 $862,282 $2,569,494 $5,201,137
Greater Hume Shire Council $1,705,276 $1,066,753 $2,772,029 $1,637,444 $1,034,503 $2,671,946 $5,443,975
Griffith City Council $2,032,547 $851,083 $2,883,630 $1,966,578 $823,733 $2,790,311 $5,673,941
Gunnedah Shire Council $1,547,330 $825,500 $2,372,830 $1,488,610 $812,617 $2,301,227 $4,674,057
Gwydir Shire Council $1,447,523 $973,671 $2,421,194 $1,370,608 $930,384 $2,300,992 $4,722,186
Hawkesbury City Council $1,361,983 $891,538 $2,253,521 $1,322,051 $860,857 $2,182,908 $4,436,429
Hay Shire Council $1,137,225 $418,042 $1,555,267 $1,128,737 $406,913 $1,535,650 $3,090,917
Hilltops Council $2,717,748 $1,453,702 $4,171,450 $2,626,481 $1,391,611 $4,018,092 $8,189,542
Hornsby Shire Council $1,557,864 $659,195 $2,217,059 $1,599,394 $744,279 $2,343,673 $4,560,732
Hunter's Hill Council $167,038 $75,474 $242,512 $161,995 $74,145 $236,140 $478,652
Inner West Council $2,043,251 $707,015 $2,750,266 $2,104,129 $671,532 $2,775,661 $5,525,927
Inverell Shire Council $2,054,548 $1,061,896 $3,116,444 $1,980,657 $1,038,267 $3,018,924 $6,135,368
Junee Shire Council $1,014,509 $487,766 $1,502,275 $975,742 $462,121 $1,437,863 $2,940,138
Kempsey Shire Council $2,195,386 $950,422 $3,145,808 $2,130,279 $937,915 $3,068,194 $6,214,002
Kiama Municipal Council $611,856 $267,451 $879,307 $593,308 $238,162 $831,470 $1,710,777
Ku-Ring-Gai Council $1,329,827 $577,012 $1,906,839 $1,309,954 $560,624 $1,870,577 $3,777,416
Kyogle Council $1,466,150 $829,557 $2,295,707 $1,411,325 $827,434 $2,238,760 $4,534,467
Lachlan Council $2,957,195 $1,744,617 $4,701,812 $2,968,008 $1,706,902 $4,674,910 $9,376,722
Lake Macquarie City Council $6,833,230 $1,439,892 $8,273,122 $6,761,910 $1,389,940 $8,151,850 $16,424,972
Lane Cove Municipal Council $430,022 $150,010 $580,032 $403,754 $141,060 $544,814 $1,124,846
Leeton Shire Council $1,732,143 $536,842 $2,268,985 $1,664,508 $526,711 $2,191,219 $4,460,204
Lismore City Council $2,216,107 $1,000,582 $3,216,689 $2,189,772 $991,000 $3,180,772 $6,397,461
Liverpool City Council $3,279,671 $1,190,902 $4,470,573 $3,185,146 $1,141,621 $4,326,766 $8,797,339
Liverpool Plains Shire Council $1,264,322 $713,437 $1,977,759 $1,209,079 $692,875 $1,901,954 $3,879,713
Lockhart Shire Council $1,174,095 $696,690 $1,870,785 $1,106,104 $677,431 $1,783,535 $3,654,320
Lord Howe Island Board $112,306                         -  $112,306 $109,821                      -  $109,821 $222,127
Maitland City Council $2,853,610 $731,451 $3,585,061 $2,823,774 $691,090 $3,514,864 $7,099,925
Mid-Coast Council $6,344,471 $2,794,608 $9,139,079 $6,272,749 $2,689,161 $8,961,910 $18,100,989
Mid-Western Regional Council $2,126,327 $1,259,407 $3,385,734 $2,054,168 $1,231,659 $3,285,827 $6,671,561
Moree Plains Shire Council $2,602,272 $1,487,267 $4,089,539 $2,417,392 $1,454,462 $3,871,853 $7,961,392
Mosman Municipal Council $344,878 $120,768 $465,646 $334,468 $120,784 $455,251 $920,897
Murray River Council $2,775,344 $1,532,628 $4,307,972 $2,691,823 $1,512,894 $4,204,718 $8,512,690
Murrumbidgee Council $1,481,708 $827,193 $2,308,901 $1,442,639 $840,504 $2,283,143 $4,592,044
Muswellbrook Shire Council $1,352,578 $466,550 $1,819,128 $1,310,773 $468,354 $1,779,127 $3,598,255
Nambucca Shire Council $1,439,919 $633,292 $2,073,211 $1,393,453 $615,236 $2,008,690 $4,081,901
Narrabri Shire Council $2,548,876 $1,209,233 $3,758,109 $2,440,527 $1,187,656 $3,628,183 $7,386,292
Narrandera Shire Council $1,687,685 $819,741 $2,507,426 $1,615,278 $797,231 $2,412,509 $4,919,935
Narromine Shire Council $1,546,795 $745,380 $2,292,175 $1,472,021 $729,646 $2,201,667 $4,493,842
Newcastle City Council $5,258,589 $929,327 $6,187,916 $5,373,184 $917,349 $6,290,533 $12,478,449
North Sydney Council $768,688 $246,348 $1,015,036 $784,758 $245,264 $1,030,022 $2,045,058
Northern Beaches Council $2,856,974 $1,154,879 $4,011,853 $2,824,327 $1,101,283 $3,925,610 $7,937,463
Oberon Council $937,670 $472,797 $1,410,467 $894,242 $503,239 $1,397,480 $2,807,947
Orange City Council $1,772,227 $588,658 $2,360,885 $1,755,206 $599,870 $2,355,076 $4,715,961
Parkes Shire Council $2,190,239 $1,118,076 $3,308,315 $2,128,963 $1,049,329 $3,178,292 $6,486,607
Penrith City Council $4,283,151 $1,251,137 $5,534,288 $4,159,712 $1,213,963 $5,373,674 $10,907,962
Port Macquarie Hastings Council $3,219,322 $1,527,511 $4,746,833 $3,184,659 $1,468,291 $4,652,950 $9,399,783
Port Stephens Council $2,749,936 $642,669 $3,392,605 $2,720,891 $621,934 $3,342,824 $6,735,429
Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional Council $1,850,907 $1,270,033 $3,120,940 $1,829,223 $1,242,207 $3,071,430 $6,192,370
Randwick City Council $1,658,909 $509,797 $2,168,706 $1,571,991 $485,900 $2,057,890 $4,226,596
Richmond Valley Council $1,817,435 $820,912 $2,638,347 $1,758,802 $800,244 $2,559,045 $5,197,392
Shoalhaven City Council $4,521,889 $1,777,425 $6,299,314 $4,474,154 $1,705,129 $6,179,283 $12,478,597
Silverton Village Committee Incorporated $18,102                         -  $18,102 $16,316                      -  $16,316 $34,418
Singleton Council $1,265,350 $668,360 $1,933,710 $1,227,739 $650,566 $1,878,305 $3,812,015
Snowy Monaro Regional Council $3,452,796 $1,431,679 $4,884,475 $3,406,652 $1,410,896 $4,817,548 $9,702,023
Snowy Valleys Council $2,222,575 $712,645 $2,935,220 $2,200,696 $706,437 $2,907,133 $5,842,353
Strathfield Municipal Council $490,006 $155,945 $645,951 $455,593 $146,981 $602,574 $1,248,525
Sutherland Shire Council $2,400,798 $1,049,690 $3,450,488 $2,399,617 $1,018,518 $3,418,135 $6,868,623
Tamworth Regional Council $3,180,209 $2,177,608 $5,357,817 $3,126,685 $2,145,409 $5,272,094 $10,629,911
Temora Shire Council $1,211,371 $727,063 $1,938,434 $1,147,657 $614,729 $1,762,386 $3,700,820
Tenterfield Shire Council $1,665,071 $854,589 $2,519,660 $1,588,214 $839,373 $2,427,587 $4,947,247
The Council of Camden $1,223,855 $753,684 $1,977,539 $1,188,585 $771,904 $1,960,489 $3,938,028
The Council of the City of Sydney $2,712,287 $746,011 $3,458,298 $2,319,542 $660,993 $2,980,535 $6,438,833
The Hills Shire Council $1,798,086 $936,252 $2,734,338 $1,814,591 $1,019,663 $2,834,254 $5,568,592
Tibooburra Village Committee Incorporated $39,076                         -  $39,076 $38,212                      -  $38,212 $77,288
Tweed Shire Council $3,943,515 $1,495,310 $5,438,825 $3,901,673 $1,463,061 $5,364,734 $10,803,559
Upper Hunter Shire Council $1,606,539 $1,009,153 $2,615,692 $1,545,392 $985,648 $2,531,040 $5,146,732
Upper Lachlan Shire Council $1,487,473 $987,139 $2,474,612 $1,420,006 $964,842 $2,384,848 $4,859,460
Uralla Shire Council $852,954 $476,095 $1,329,049 $814,204 $489,533 $1,303,736 $2,632,785
Wagga Wagga City Council $3,570,280 $1,685,979 $5,256,259 $3,530,053 $1,648,444 $5,178,497 $10,434,756
Walcha Council $742,622 $488,526 $1,231,148 $716,626 $477,167 $1,193,793 $2,424,941
Walgett Shire Council $2,315,482 $1,010,839 $3,326,321 $2,253,241 $990,173 $3,243,414 $6,569,735
Warren Shire Council $985,020 $537,248 $1,522,268 $914,190 $525,181 $1,439,371 $2,961,639
Warrumbungle Shire Council $2,416,894 $1,273,482 $3,690,376 $2,331,012 $1,245,145 $3,576,157 $7,266,533
Waverley Council $772,440 $224,815 $997,255 $779,768 $223,108 $1,002,876 $2,000,131
Weddin Shire Council $921,517 $521,772 $1,443,289 $862,837 $509,035 $1,371,872 $2,815,161
Wentworth Shire Council $2,161,824 $1,050,606 $3,212,430 $2,111,904 $1,023,455 $3,135,359 $6,347,789
Willoughby City Council $861,285 $308,705 $1,169,990 $821,259 $293,833 $1,115,092 $2,285,082
Wingecarribee Shire Council $1,625,706 $979,911 $2,605,617 $1,607,118 $956,150 $2,563,267 $5,168,884
Wollondilly Shire Council $1,216,510 $719,369 $1,935,879 $1,203,562 $685,115 $1,888,676 $3,824,555
Wollongong City Council $8,202,491 $1,263,613 $9,466,104 $8,116,951 $1,223,755 $9,340,706 $18,806,810
Yass Valley Council $887,554 $705,625 $1,593,179 $855,237 $689,349 $1,544,587 $3,137,766
Totals $282,220,097 $113,692,045 $395,912,142 $275,429,858 $110,782,323 $386,212,181 $782,124,323

Note: The 2019-20 cash payment consists of the 2019-20 estimated entitlement and the adjustment created from the difference between the 2018-19 final entitlement and 2018-19 estimated entitlement.