Financial Assistance Grant to individual local governing bodies—Queensland 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 Queensland.

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Queensland

State summary

General purpose and local road financial assistance grant

Local Government Area Financial 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 Purpose Local Roads Total General Purpose Local Roads Total Grant Total
Aurukun Shire Council $1,098,228 $43,152 $1,141,380 $1,039,219 $33,563 $1,072,782 $2,214,162
Balonne Shire Council $2,140,884 $816,212 $2,957,096 $2,025,851 $810,027 $2,835,878 $5,792,974
Banana Shire Council $2,398,936 $1,292,337 $3,691,273 $2,424,277 $1,280,812 $3,705,089 $7,396,362
Barcaldine Regional Council $2,868,841 $923,740 $3,792,581 $2,803,989 $917,599 $3,721,588 $7,514,169
Barcoo Shire Council $1,422,675 $508,982 $1,931,657 $1,402,639 $494,349 $1,896,988 $3,828,645
Blackall-Tambo Regional Council $1,575,903 $577,812 $2,153,715 $1,508,952 $574,344 $2,083,296 $4,237,011
Boulia Shire Council $1,138,082 $407,268 $1,545,350 $1,179,963 $403,189 $1,583,152 $3,128,502
Brisbane City Council $13,082,843 $8,499,716 $21,582,559 $12,711,932 $8,234,741 $20,946,673 $42,529,232
Bulloo Shire Council $3,003,889 $608,402 $3,612,291 $2,842,481 $601,852 $3,444,333 $7,056,624
Bundaberg Regional Council $2,651,809 $1,435,954 $4,087,763 $2,892,744 $1,444,081 $4,336,825 $8,424,588
Burdekin Shire Council $1,295,653 $441,838 $1,737,491 $1,328,892 $439,155 $1,768,047 $3,505,538
Burke Shire Council $1,340,919 $218,037 $1,558,956 $1,338,698 $218,102 $1,556,800 $3,115,756
Cairns Regional Council $1,773,186 $1,320,432 $3,093,618 $1,693,139 $1,273,561 $2,966,700 $6,060,318
Carpentaria Shire Council $2,036,651 $508,705 $2,545,356 $2,006,005 $527,168 $2,533,173 $5,078,529
Cassowary Coast Regional Council $1,420,059 $530,898 $1,950,957 $1,343,756 $517,871 $1,861,627 $3,812,584
Central Highlands Regional Council $3,466,525 $1,532,440 $4,998,965 $3,280,258 $1,549,223 $4,829,481 $9,828,446
Charters Towers Regional Council $1,864,400 $1,390,485 $3,254,885 $2,117,266 $1,031,448 $3,148,714 $6,403,599
Cherbourg Aboriginal Shire Council $323,912 $28,700 $352,612 $306,506 $28,500 $335,006 $687,618
Cloncurry Shire Council $2,392,498 $494,733 $2,887,231 $2,369,232 $491,137 $2,860,369 $5,747,600
Cook Shire Council $4,545,871 $916,426 $5,462,297 $4,301,606 $906,267 $5,207,873 $10,670,170
Croydon Shire Council $1,756,970 $333,097 $2,090,067 $1,662,561 $329,747 $1,992,308 $4,082,375
Diamantina Shire Council $1,257,666 $325,087 $1,582,753 $1,274,199 $321,429 $1,595,628 $3,178,381
Doomadgee Aboriginal Community Council $731,053 $43,004 $774,057 $691,772 $41,725 $733,497 $1,507,554
Douglas Shire Council $582,245 $214,351 $796,596 $550,960 $182,516 $733,476 $1,530,072
Etheridge Shire Council $2,291,602 $546,822 $2,838,424 $2,168,468 $524,742 $2,693,210 $5,531,634
Flinders Shire Council $2,994,562 $614,205 $3,608,767 $2,833,654 $609,834 $3,443,488 $7,052,255
Fraser Coast Regional Council $2,533,566 $1,375,579 $3,909,145 $2,397,431 $1,347,460 $3,744,891 $7,654,036
Gladstone Regional Council $2,807,713 $1,127,011 $3,934,724 $2,757,353 $1,119,332 $3,876,685 $7,811,409
Gold Coast City Council $6,551,669 $4,345,583 $10,897,252 $6,157,016 $4,127,484 $10,284,500 $21,181,752
Goondiwindi Regional Council $2,371,246 $814,577 $3,185,823 $2,222,466 $807,053 $3,029,519 $6,215,342
Gympie Regional Council $1,820,747 $982,902 $2,803,649 $1,824,260 $960,581 $2,784,841 $5,588,490
Hinchinbrook Shire Council $690,226 $269,038 $959,264 $795,682 $267,380 $1,063,062 $2,022,326
Hope Vale Aboriginal Shire Council $571,209 $44,668 $615,877 $540,517 $47,008 $587,525 $1,203,402
Ipswich City Council $2,275,705 $1,701,146 $3,976,851 $2,199,257 $1,657,563 $3,856,820 $7,833,671
Isaac Regional Council $1,698,867 $1,091,795 $2,790,662 $1,607,583 $1,106,493 $2,714,076 $5,504,738
Kowanyama Aboriginal Shire Council $843,662 $111,786 $955,448 $798,329 $112,447 $910,776 $1,866,224
Livingstone Shire Council $1,423,085 $656,301 $2,079,386 $1,346,617 $633,218 $1,979,835 $4,059,221
Lockhart River Aboriginal Shire Council $902,332 $60,239 $962,571 $853,847 $54,896 $908,743 $1,871,314
Lockyer Valley Regional Council $1,710,998 $674,801 $2,385,799 $1,619,062 $668,770 $2,287,832 $4,673,631
Logan City Council $3,455,258 $2,530,198 $5,985,456 $3,385,439 $2,474,142 $5,859,581 $11,845,037
Longreach Regional Council $3,133,975 $854,694 $3,988,669 $2,983,067 $849,611 $3,832,678 $7,821,347
Mackay Regional Council $1,616,705 $1,362,146 $2,978,851 $1,633,783 $1,408,348 $3,042,131 $6,020,982
Mapoon Aboriginal Council $634,393 $19,287 $653,680 $600,306 $18,772 $619,078 $1,272,758
Maranoa Regional Council $7,171,741 $1,841,672 $9,013,413 $6,271,022 $1,828,074 $8,099,096 $17,112,509
Mareeba Shire Council $3,128,020 $822,356 $3,950,376 $2,959,942 $815,721 $3,775,663 $7,726,039
Mckinlay Shire Council $2,264,746 $500,715 $2,765,461 $2,271,534 $498,268 $2,769,802 $5,535,263
Moreton Bay Regional Council $4,898,246 $3,649,388 $8,547,634 $4,727,709 $3,490,782 $8,218,491 $16,766,125
Mornington Shire Council $1,239,807 $54,524 $1,294,331 $1,173,189 $54,385 $1,227,574 $2,521,905
Mount Isa City Council $2,606,400 $705,192 $3,311,592 $2,466,350 $730,609 $3,196,959 $6,508,551
Murweh Shire Council $2,868,517 $870,495 $3,739,012 $2,662,817 $862,908 $3,525,725 $7,264,737
Napranum Aboriginal Shire Council $617,396 $58,569 $675,965 $584,221 $57,608 $641,829 $1,317,794
Noosa Shire Council $588,211 $567,735 $1,155,946 $571,349 $557,160 $1,128,509 $2,284,455
North Burnett Regional Council $4,224,741 $1,328,935 $5,553,676 $4,844,102 $1,309,139 $6,153,241 $11,706,917
Northern Peninsula Area Regional Council $2,221,064 $128,262 $2,349,326 $2,101,718 $124,867 $2,226,585 $4,575,911
Palm Island Aboriginal Council $691,290 $24,136 $715,426 $654,145 $30,322 $684,467 $1,399,893
Paroo Shire Council $2,205,032 $697,012 $2,902,044 $2,075,207 $689,863 $2,765,070 $5,667,114
Pormpuraaw Aboriginal Shire Council $778,869 $177,274 $956,143 $737,018 $174,991 $912,009 $1,868,152
Quilpie Shire Council $1,928,067 $638,642 $2,566,709 $1,896,355 $632,346 $2,528,701 $5,095,410
Redland City Council $1,660,694 $1,245,367 $2,906,061 $1,624,533 $1,171,325 $2,795,858 $5,701,919
Richmond Shire Council $1,380,343 $399,290 $1,779,633 $1,461,282 $395,866 $1,857,148 $3,636,781
Rockhampton Regional Council $3,232,606 $1,054,740 $4,287,346 $3,058,908 $1,044,398 $4,103,306 $8,390,652
Scenic Rim Regional Council $896,785 $794,872 $1,691,657 $848,600 $764,385 $1,612,985 $3,304,642
Somerset Regional Council $992,822 $707,523 $1,700,345 $1,101,127 $701,216 $1,802,343 $3,502,688
South Burnett Regional Council $2,459,232 $1,177,728 $3,636,960 $2,446,861 $1,159,493 $3,606,354 $7,243,314
Southern Downs Regional Council $2,131,444 $1,128,867 $3,260,311 $2,153,961 $1,120,572 $3,274,533 $6,534,844
Sunshine Coast Regional Council $3,507,275 $2,705,751 $6,213,026 $3,193,527 $2,537,076 $5,730,603 $11,943,629
Tablelands Regional Council $2,591,419 $702,944 $3,294,363 $2,452,174 $690,524 $3,142,698 $6,437,061
Toowoomba Regional Council $3,991,675 $2,938,157 $6,929,832 $3,849,021 $2,891,478 $6,740,499 $13,670,331
Torres Shire Council $1,780,317 $112,451 $1,892,768 $1,684,654 $110,246 $1,794,900 $3,687,668
Torres Strait Island Regional Council $5,572,242 $140,240 $5,712,482 $5,688,684 $137,234 $5,825,918 $11,538,400
Townsville City Council $2,027,351 $1,580,178 $3,607,529 $2,036,662 $1,594,415 $3,631,077 $7,238,606
Western Downs Regional Council $5,843,576 $2,486,168 $8,329,744 $5,905,305 $2,364,438 $8,269,743 $16,599,487
Whitsunday Regional Council $2,059,308 $754,284 $2,813,592 $1,948,657 $739,637 $2,688,294 $5,501,886
Winton Shire Council $2,030,066 $770,556 $2,800,622 $2,100,323 $750,576 $2,850,899 $5,651,521
Woorabinda Aboriginal Council $293,873 $22,474 $316,347 $278,081 $22,456 $300,537 $616,884
Wujal Wujal Aboriginal Council $269,375 $7,098 $276,473 $254,899 $7,108 $262,007 $538,480
Yarrabah Aboriginal Shire Council $507,563 $32,777 $540,340 $480,291 $34,869 $515,160 $1,055,500
Totals $177,157,331 $73,420,958 $250,578,289 $172,385,262 $71,541,895 $243,927,157 $494,505,446

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.