Annual Report & Budget

Our Annual Report is prepared each financial year in accordance with Section 131 of the Local Government Act 1989.

The Benalla Rural City Council Annual Report 2017/18 has been prepared and a copy submitted to the Minister for Local Government on 27 September 2018 in accordance with the Local Government Act 1989 and the Audit Act 1994.

The Annual Report includes the Council’s Financial Statements, Standard Statements and Performance Statement for the year ended 30 June 2018 which have been audited by the Victorian Auditor General.

The 2017/18 Annual Report was adopted by the Council at its meeting on 14 November 2018.

Where to get a copy

In an effort to reduce the impact on the environment, a copy of the Report can be viewed online from the links below. Limited copies of the Annual Report may be obtained by contacting the Council’s Customer Service Centre on 03 5760 2600. You can view the Annual Report at the Benalla Customer Service Centre, 1 Bridge Street East, Benalla, Monday to Friday, between 8.30am and 5pm.

Download the Annual Report 2017-18(PDF, 4MB)   

Previous Annual Reports



Our budget outlines the financial resources we need to implement core services as well as the key directions set out in our Council Plan. The Council has adopted a new budget.

Download the Adopted 2018-19 Budget(PDF, 4MB)

Previous Council Budgets