Local Government and Economic Development

Tabled: 8 March 2018

Appendix C. Expenditure on business and economic services

Figure C1
Victorian councils' expenditure on business and economic services, 2015–16

Council

Expenditure on business and economic services ($)

Percentage of total council expenditure

Alpine

3 330 032

13.74

Ararat

2 297 380

8.69

Ballarat

17 761 310

11.93

Banyule

12 047 000

9.57

Bass Coast

6 774 278

9.55

Baw Baw

4 698 134

6.95

Bayside

6 861 106

7.19

Benalla

1 577 052

5.77

Boroondara

12 401 185

7.01

Brimbank

7 902 466

4.53

Buloke

1 346 657

6.27

Campaspe

11 685 069

15.91

Cardinia

5 909 963

6.02

Casey

12 087 893

5.08

Central Goldfields

1 792 979

6.90

Colac-Otway

4 039 614

9.07

Corangamite

3 025 115

7.63

Darebin

8 315 489

5.91

East Gippsland

9 276 330

10.64

Frankston

5 145 596

3.74

Gannawarra

1 928 279

7.97

Glen Eira

7 346 730

4.98

Glenelg

4 890 933

8.99

Golden Plains

5 423 000

14.70

Greater Bendigo

19 810 035

11.52

Greater Dandenong

13 290 564

7.88

Greater Geelong

18 854 238

6.07

Greater Shepparton

12 145 243

9.77

Hepburn

3 036 316

11.11

Hindmarsh

1 780 196

10.48

Hobsons Bay

10 497 538

9.29

Horsham

4 576 778

10.15

Hume

13 782 070

6.31

Indigo

6 065 629

19.98

Kingston

13 946 926

8.24

Knox

9 187 802

6.42

Latrobe

7 433 783

6.50

Loddon

1 856 682

7.00

Macedon Ranges

6 201 666

9.39

Manningham

8 898 153

8.28

Mansfield

1 835 471

10.07

Maribyrnong

5 971 549

5.29

Maroondah

8 564 185

7.53

Melbourne

293 712 000

50.59

Melton

8 278 120

6.38

Mildura

9 795 410

10.85

Mitchell

4 023 539

7.00

Moira

3 467 920

6.95

Monash

11 987 319

7.86

Moonee Valley

8 137 653

5.87

Moorabool

4 398 795

10.29

Moreland

13 942 155

8.60

Mornington Peninsula

19 075 649

10.07

Mount Alexander

3 089 543

9.64

Moyne

6 789 393

14.97

Murrindindi

3 223 062

10.38

Nillumbik

4 985 000

6.47

Northern Grampians

2 879 424

8.98

Port Phillip

25 417 292

13.66

Pyrenees

2 209 201

11.65

Queenscliffe

2 318 067

23.50

South Gippsland

4 889 184

8.29

Southern Grampians

3 798 945

9.78

Stonnington

9 184 095

6.73

Strathbogie

1 702 471

6.82

Surf Coast

5 692 658

9.48

Swan Hill

7 465 905

15.08

Towong

2 121 476

16.43

Wangaratta

2 659 873

4.85

Warrnambool

6 472 039

9.72

Wellington

4 259 066

5.94

West Wimmera

1 414 794

7.80

Whitehorse

9 738 835

6.44

Whittlesea

11 845 382

6.65

Wodonga

5 447 744

9.55

Wyndham

13 254 881

4.63

Yarra

12 032 086

7.48

Yarra Ranges

9 381 186

5.86

Yarriambiack

1 806 933

8.49

Note: The audited councils are highlighted in blue.

Source: VAGO, based on Victorian Grants Commission data.

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