News>Draft Council Plan 2017-2021 and Proposed 2017-18 Budget
The Council has released its draft Council Plan 2017-2021 and proposed 2017/18 Budget for public comment. Submissions will be accepted for 28 days closing at 5pm on 12 July 2017.
|Draft Council Plan 2017-2021 |
The Council at its meeting on Wednesday 7 June 2017 resolved that public notice be given that Council has prepared its Draft Council Plan 2017 - 2021 and that the Draft Council Plan 2017 - 2021 be placed on public exhibition for a period of 28 days.
The Council Plan is the key strategic document for Council and contains:
- Council vision, purpose and values
- strategic objectives of Council
- strategies and initiatives for achieving the objectives
- strategic indicators to monitor achievement of objectives
- a Strategic Resource Plan which sets out the financial and non-financial resources to achieve the strategic objectives over the next four years.
For more information visit our Council Plan Home Page.
Proposed 2017/18 Budget
The Council at its meeting on Wednesday 7 June 2017 resolved that public notice be given that the Council has prepared its Proposed 2017/18 Budget and that it be placed on public exhibition for a period of 28 days.
Download the Proposed 2017/18 Budget.
Any person proposing to make a submission regarding the Council Plan 2017-2021 or the Proposed 2017/18 Budget must do so in writing before 5pm, Wednesday 12 July 2017 in accordance with Section 223 of the Local Government Act 1989.
Any person who lodges a written submission may request in their submission that they wish to appear in person, or to be represented by a person specified in their written submission, at a meeting to be heard in support of their submission.
Submitters will be identified in a public report to the Council on submissions received and this information will become part of the public record. If you do not wish to be identified, please indicate this in your submission.
All meetings are open to members of the public and will be held at the
Benalla Civic Centre (Council Meeting Room)
13 Mair Street, Benalla
commencing at 6pm
Wednesday 12 July 2017 Submission period closes at 5pm
Wednesday 19 July 2017 Hearing of submissions
Wednesday 2 August 2017 Consideration of submissions
Wednesday 30 August 2017 Adopt Council Plan 2017-2021 and 2017/18 Budget
All submissions, which must be in writing, should be addressed to:
The Chief Executive Officer,
Benalla Rural City Council
PO Box 227, Benalla 3671