Budget & Financials

Budget & Financials

2017/18 Budget

The City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder Budget for the 2017/18 financial year was adopted at the Ordinary Council Meeting of 10 July 2017.

The budget contains:

  • Statement of comprehensive income by nature or type

  • Statement of comprehensive income by program

  • Statement of cash flows

  • Rate setting statement

  • Notes to and forming part of the Budget

Budget adoption process

During the annual budget adoption process, the Mayor, Councillors, directors and staff meet frequently to discuss budgetary issues such as:

  • New projects

  • Ongoing projects

  • Rates

  • Grants

  • Services provided

This process begins in February, when the budget requirements of all departments are compiled over a few months.

Grant requests, such as the Community Development Fund, are to be submitted during February and March. Deliberations takes place in June, and applicants may be invited to make a presentation to the Council.

Final adoption and public launch of the annual budget usually takes place in July.