Financial Assistance Grant to individual local governing bodies—Queensland 2020–21

The Australian Government has provided over $58 billion under the Financial Assistance Grant program to local government since 1974–75 (including 2020–21). This page contains information on the 2020–21 grant to Queensland.

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Queensland

State summary

General purpose and local road financial assistance grant

Local Government AreaFinancial Assistance Grant for Entitlement 2020–21
2020–21 Early Payment
made in 2020
Cash Payments
to be made in 2020–21
Total of the early
and cash payments
General PurposeLocal RoadsTotalGeneral PurposeLocal RoadsTotalGrant Total
Aurukun Shire Council $1,106,903 $35,642 $1,142,545 $999,470 $56,452 $1,055,922 $2,198,467
Balonne Shire Council $2,157,794 $860,212 $3,018,006 $2,005,772 $787,929 $2,793,701 $5,811,707
Banana Shire Council $2,582,170 $1,360,164 $3,942,334 $2,173,804 $1,235,281 $3,409,085 $7,351,419
Barcaldine Regional Council $2,986,612 $974,448 $3,961,060 $2,604,625 $892,291 $3,496,916 $7,457,976
Barcoo Shire Council $1,493,993 $524,976 $2,018,969 $1,291,048 $493,390 $1,784,438 $3,803,407
Blackall-Tambo Regional Council $1,607,230 $609,927 $2,217,157 $1,433,231 $557,799 $1,991,030 $4,208,187
Boulia Shire Council $1,256,814 $428,168 $1,684,982 $1,027,814 $393,328 $1,421,142 $3,106,124
Brisbane City Council $13,539,858 $8,744,921 $22,284,779 $12,724,709 $8,270,312 $20,995,021 $43,279,800
Bulloo Shire Council $3,027,611 $639,139 $3,666,750 $3,146,481 $595,024 $3,741,505 $7,408,255
Bundaberg Regional Council $3,081,148 $1,533,548 $4,614,696 $2,411,022 $1,379,073 $3,790,095 $8,404,791
Burdekin Shire Council $1,415,443 $466,363 $1,881,806 $1,172,340 $422,757 $1,595,097 $3,476,903
Burke Shire Council $1,425,887 $231,614 $1,657,501 $1,215,286 $210,478 $1,425,764 $3,083,265
Cairns Regional Council $1,803,413 $1,352,464 $3,155,877 $1,691,402 $1,268,677 $2,960,079 $6,115,956
Carpentaria Shire Council $2,136,656 $559,828 $2,696,484 $2,132,646 $483,152 $2,615,798 $5,312,282
Cassowary Coast Regional Council $1,431,275 $549,955 $1,981,230 $1,363,008 $509,419 $1,872,427 $3,853,657
Central Highlands Regional Council $3,493,901 $1,645,204 $5,139,105 $3,631,077 $1,491,884 $5,122,961 $10,262,066
Charters Towers Regional Council $2,255,163 $1,095,351 $3,350,514 $1,668,754 $1,356,755 $3,025,509 $6,376,023
Cherbourg Aboriginal Shire Council $326,469 $30,266 $356,735 $578,890 $27,669 $606,559 $963,294
Cloncurry Shire Council $2,523,540 $521,565 $3,045,105 $2,169,695 $464,542 $2,634,237 $5,679,342
Cook Shire Council $4,581,769 $962,414 $5,544,183 $4,137,077 $885,694 $5,022,771 $10,566,954
Croydon Shire Council $1,770,843 $350,176 $2,121,019 $1,839,876 $321,682 $2,161,558 $4,282,577
Diamantina Shire Council $1,357,187 $341,343 $1,698,530 $1,138,470 $313,992 $1,452,462 $3,150,992
Doomadgee Aboriginal Community Council $736,827 $44,310 $781,137 $837,268 $41,537 $878,805 $1,659,942
Douglas Shire Council $586,844 $193,824 $780,668 $609,883 $211,278 $821,161 $1,601,829
Etheridge Shire Council $2,309,700 $557,252 $2,866,952 $2,400,382 $528,855 $2,929,237 $5,796,189
Flinders Shire Council $3,018,209 $647,616 $3,665,825 $3,136,711 $597,364 $3,734,075 $7,399,900
Fraser Coast Regional Council $2,553,575 $1,430,941 $3,984,516 $2,653,832 $1,331,468 $3,985,300 $7,969,816
Gladstone Regional Council $2,936,939 $1,188,680 $4,125,619 $2,821,739 $1,083,006 $3,904,745 $8,030,364
Gold Coast City Council $6,558,022 $4,383,201 $10,941,223 $6,438,844 $4,393,354 $10,832,198 $21,773,421
Goondiwindi Regional Council $2,367,215 $857,054 $3,224,269 $2,161,236 $785,836 $2,947,072 $6,171,341
Gympie Regional Council $1,943,074 $1,020,093 $2,963,167 $1,648,940 $951,919 $2,600,859 $5,564,026
Hinchinbrook Shire Council $847,505 $283,945 $1,131,450 $616,801 $256,785 $873,586 $2,005,036
Hope Vale Aboriginal Shire Council $575,721 $49,920 $625,641 $981,753 $43,216 $1,024,969 $1,650,610
Ipswich City Council $2,342,494 $1,760,257 $4,102,751 $2,313,992 $1,701,786 $4,015,778 $8,118,529
Isaac Regional Council $1,712,285 $1,175,045 $2,887,330 $1,566,864 $1,049,467 $2,616,331 $5,503,661
Kowanyama Aboriginal Shire Council $850,324 $119,414 $969,738 $767,794 $107,877 $875,671 $1,845,409
Livingstone Shire Council $1,434,322 $672,449 $2,106,771 $1,490,638 $636,934 $2,127,572 $4,234,343
Lockhart River Aboriginal Shire Council $909,458 $58,297 $967,755 $852,487 $58,482 $910,969 $1,878,724
Lockyer Valley Regional Council $1,724,511 $710,203 $2,434,714 $1,557,134 $627,895 $2,185,029 $4,619,743
Logan City Council $3,605,932 $2,627,426 $6,233,358 $3,397,280 $2,493,744 $5,891,024 $12,124,382
Longreach Regional Council $3,177,354 $902,248 $4,079,602 $2,850,932 $824,239 $3,675,171 $7,754,773
Mackay Regional Council $1,740,191 $1,495,602 $3,235,793 $1,464,984 $1,313,244 $2,778,228 $6,014,021
Mapoon Aboriginal Council $639,404 $19,935 $659,339 $643,242 $18,679 $661,921 $1,321,260
Maranoa Regional Council $6,679,453 $1,941,332 $8,620,785 $6,575,908 $1,772,267 $8,348,175 $16,968,960
Mareeba Shire Council $3,152,723 $866,259 $4,018,982 $3,276,503 $791,617 $4,068,120 $8,087,102
Mckinlay Shire Council $2,419,479 $529,138 $2,948,617 $2,051,644 $483,472 $2,535,116 $5,483,733
Moreton Bay Regional Council $5,035,624 $3,707,052 $8,742,676 $4,797,378 $3,620,873 $8,418,251 $17,160,927
Mornington Shire Council $1,249,599 $57,754 $1,307,353 $1,128,314 $52,577 $1,180,891 $2,488,244
Mount Isa City Council $2,626,983 $775,874 $3,402,857 $2,730,123 $673,471 $3,403,594 $6,806,451
Murweh Shire Council $2,836,246 $916,369 $3,752,615 $2,615,532 $839,876 $3,455,408 $7,208,023
Napranum Aboriginal Shire Council $622,271 $61,177 $683,448 $858,055 $56,732 $914,787 $1,598,235
Noosa Shire Council $608,561 $591,679 $1,200,240 $561,666 $545,904 $1,107,570 $2,307,810
North Burnett Regional Council $5,159,598 $1,390,246 $6,549,844 $3,777,523 $1,292,716 $5,070,239 $11,620,083
Northern Peninsula Area Regional Council $2,238,603 $132,603 $2,371,206 $2,021,331 $124,499 $2,145,830 $4,517,036
Palm Island Aboriginal Council $696,749 $32,201 $728,950 $1,197,552 $22,909 $1,220,461 $1,949,411
Paroo Shire Council $2,210,365 $732,603 $2,942,968 $2,007,950 $733,791 $2,741,741 $5,684,709
Pormpuraaw Aboriginal Shire Council $785,020 $185,832 $970,852 $784,994 $102,174 $887,168 $1,858,020
Quilpie Shire Council $2,019,864 $671,523 $2,691,387 $1,749,927 $616,664 $2,366,591 $5,057,978
Redland City Council $1,730,339 $1,243,894 $2,974,233 $1,595,978 $1,200,704 $2,796,682 $5,770,915
Richmond Shire Council $1,556,455 $420,392 $1,976,847 $1,244,965 $385,588 $1,630,553 $3,607,400
Rockhampton Regional Council $3,258,134 $1,109,103 $4,367,237 $3,099,244 $1,049,511 $4,148,755 $8,515,992
Scenic Rim Regional Council $903,869 $811,742 $1,715,611 $939,355 $767,132 $1,706,487 $3,422,098
Somerset Regional Council $1,172,843 $744,660 $1,917,503 $924,514 $682,305 $1,606,819 $3,524,322
South Burnett Regional Council $2,606,225 $1,231,329 $3,837,554 $2,228,540 $958,518 $3,187,058 $7,024,612
Southern Downs Regional Council $2,294,248 $1,189,997 $3,484,245 $1,931,416 $1,091,945 $3,023,361 $6,507,606
Sunshine Coast Regional Council $3,401,521 $2,694,260 $6,095,781 $3,477,539 $2,658,284 $6,135,823 $12,231,604
Tablelands Regional Council $2,611,884 $733,305 $3,345,189 $2,358,382 $676,034 $3,034,416 $6,379,605
Toowoomba Regional Council $4,099,707 $3,070,618 $7,170,325 $3,631,648 $2,829,911 $6,461,559 $13,631,884
Torres Shire Council $1,794,375 $117,076 $1,911,451 $1,864,826 $108,456 $1,973,282 $3,884,733
Torres Strait Island Regional Council $6,059,187 $145,736 $6,204,923 $5,184,753 $79,836 $5,264,589 $11,469,512
Townsville City Council $2,169,309 $1,693,196 $3,862,505 $1,915,472 $1,504,122 $3,419,594 $7,282,099
Western Downs Regional Council $6,289,917 $2,510,926 $8,800,843 $5,295,176 $2,443,163 $7,738,339 $16,539,182
Whitsunday Regional Council $2,075,573 $785,461 $2,861,034 $2,157,061 $688,498 $2,845,559 $5,706,593
Winton Shire Council $2,237,117 $797,078 $3,034,195 $1,833,975 $744,709 $2,578,684 $5,612,879
Woorabinda Aboriginal Council $296,192 $23,847 $320,039 $577,713 $21,651 $599,364 $919,403
Wujal Wujal Aboriginal Council $271,501 $7,548 $279,049 $585,032 $6,866 $591,898 $870,947
Yarrabah Aboriginal Shire Council $511,569 $37,034 $548,603 $1,014,584 $32,158 $1,046,742 $1,595,345
Totals $183,612,688 $75,974,244 $259,586,932 $171,763,806 $71,133,478 $242,897,284 $502,484,216

Notes: The 2020–21 cash payment consists of the 2020–21 estimated entitlement and the adjustment created from the difference between the 2019–20 final entitlement and 2019–20 estimated entitlement.