Current Budget

The 2021/2022 budget has been endorsed by Gympie Regional Council.

This year’s budget focuses on:

  • financial repair
  • the maintenance of council's ageing infrastructure
  • the delivery of waste management services
  • working towards improved water supply and water security.

Key points of the $157.66 million budget include:

  • $40.07 million capital works program 
  • A $0.06 million operational surplus 
  • Residential rate increase of 3.22 per cent 
  • Early payment discount of 5 per cent on general rates 
  • $160 pensioner rebate 
  • Total debt of $20.54 million 
  • Total cash reserves of $40.71 million 
  • $16.6 million for water business unit operations 
  • $10.9 million for road maintenance 
  • $6.2 million for bridges 
  • $1.3 million for gravel road sealing
  • $2.2 million for road resealing 
  • $1.6 million for rehabilitation and renewal of roads
  • $1.8 million for road widening
  • $1.4 million for storm water works
  • $1.4 million for new pedestrian/cycle paths
  • $4.1 million for parks and sporting facilities
  • $1 million for environmental management
  • $4 million for libraries and events
  • $10.4 million for waste and recycling operations
  • $886 thousand for pools.

Take a look at the 2021-22 budget and previous budgets below:

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