Budgets - previous years

Budget 2012-13

The 2012-13 Budget was handed down at a Special (Budget) Meeting on Monday 23 July 2012. More

Budget 2013-14

Cairns Regional Council's 2013-14 Budget was handed down at a Special (Budget) Meeting on Tuesday 25 June 2013. More

Budget 2014-2015

Cairns Regional Council's 2014-2015 Budget was handed down at a Special (Budget) Meeting on Monday 23 June 2014. It is a balanced Budget, with total operating expenditure and total operating revenue of $276.8 million. Net rates and utility charges account for 84.4% of revenue. The 2014-2015 Budget features a $121.6 million Capital Works Program. More

Budget 2015-2016

Council's 2015-2016 budget is a balanced budget with total operating expenditure and total operating revenue of $283 million. The budget features a $142.7 million capital works program and expenditure of $228 million on materials and services (including support for tourism marketing, major events and economic development). More

Budget 2016-2017

The 2016-2017 Budget is Cairns Regional Council's fourth consecutive balanced Budget. It features total operating expenditure and total operating revenue of $287 million, and a record Capital Works program of $178.5 million. For the third year in a row, the Budget delivers a modest 1.5 per cent rates increase for the majority of ratepayers. More

Last updated: 26 June 2017