Council is required to make relevant financial and planning documents available to the public. These documents include annual budget, general purpose financial statement, revenue statement, annual report, financial plans, operational plan, corporate plan, community grants policy, procurement policy and community engagement plan. More
Contracts valued at $200,000 or more
In compliance with section 237 of the Local Government Regulation 2012, Council publishes a monthly listing of all contracts valued $200,000 or more ( PDF, 0.29 MB ). Information documented includes:
- The person with whom Council has entered into the contract.
- The value of the contract.
- The purpose of the contract
Living in Cairns (Residents Guide)
Council has produced a handy guide to living, working and playing in Cairns.
- view an e-book version of the Living in Cairns publication online or
- download the Living in Cairns guide booklet ( PDF, 4.32 MB ).
Hard copies are available on request from Council's Customer Service Centre in Cairns and at Cairns Library branches. You may also request a hard copy by phoning Council on (07) 4044 3044 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Guide for international students
Cairns welcomes international students from all over the world. Study Cairns, with support from Council, has produced this Guide to Studying and Living in Cairns ( PDF, 2.94 MB ). It provides potential students with practical information about moving to and living in Cairns.