2019/20 Budget now available for review

May 17, 2019 News

2019/2020 Draft Budget

On 15 May 2019, West Wimmera Shire Council formally considered its Proposed Budget for 2019/2020. The following information is provided in respect of this Public Notice:

Council will meet to adopt its Budget at the Kaniva Council Chamber, 25 Baker Street, Kaniva at 2pm on 20 June 2019.

Copies of the Proposed Budget 2019/2020 are available for inspection until 5pm 14 June 2019 at Council's Customer Service Centres at Baker Street, Kaniva and Elizabeth Street, Edenhope, or at Council's website here


Section 223 of the Local Government Act 1989 (the Act) provides that any person may make a submission on any proposal contained in the Proposed Budget or the declaration of rates and charges. Any person proposing to make a submission must do so in writing no later than 5.00pm Friday 14 June 2019.

Written submissions must be addressed to Mr David Leahy, Chief Executive Officer, PO Box 201, Edenhope, VIC, 3318, or emailed to davidleahy@westwimmera.vic.gov.au. All written submissions lodged with Council will become public documents available for inspection by the public in accordance with the Act.

Any person who wishes to be heard in support of their written submission must request this in their submission. Such persons will be entitled to appear in person or by a person acting on his or her behalf before the Council meeting where submissions will be heard. This will be at a Special Council Meeting on Thursday 20 June 2019 at Kaniva Council Chamber, 25 Baker Street, Kaniva at 9.30am.

More information about the proposed budget is available from Mr. Ashley Roberts, Director Corporate and Community Services on (03) 5392 7700.

David Leahy

Chief Executive Officer

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