Draft Municipal Plan and Budget 2020-21 and Draft Long-Term Financial Plan 2020-21 to 2029-30

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Consultation has concluded

Council has endorsed the Municipal Plan and Budget 2020-21.

Click here to view the final document.

Key highlights of the budget include:

  • Over $1 million for Litchfields seven Recreation Reserves
  • $130,000 for Community Grants, Sponsorship and Event Support
  • No ratepayer will pay more rates than they did in 2019-20
  • Concessions to all ratepayers to offset the entire value of the rate increase
  • Council is subsidising the next financial year rate increase from its financial reserves of $60

Read the Draft Municipal Plan and Budget 2020-21 for more details on what is planned for the next 12-months.

Council would like to hear from you!

Draft Long-Term Financial Plan 2020-21 to 2029-30

The Draft Long-Term Financial Plan is designed to ensure that the financial sustainability of Litchfield Council continues to improve over the next 10 years by supporting sound financial decision making.

Sustainability in the context of Litchfield means the community has well maintained facilities and infrastructure and receives good quality services.

Read the Draft Long-Term Financial Plan 2020-21 to 2029-30 for more details on what is planned for Council's financial sustainability.

Council would like feedback from the community.

All submissions will be considered and the Municipal Plan and Budget 2020-21 and Long-Term Financial Plan 2020-21 to 2029-30 will be presented to Council for endorsement at a Special Council Meeting Wednesday 29 July 2020.

How to make comment on the Draft Municipal Plan and Budget 2020-21 and the Draft Long-Term Financial Plan 2020-21 to 2029-30:

  • Online - below in the online form
  • Email - [email protected]
  • In Person - Litchfield Council Office, 7 Bees Creek Road, Freds Pass
  • By Mail - Attention: CEO Re: Municipal Plan 2020-21 Submission or Re: Long-Term Financial Plan

Litchfield Council, PO Box 446, Humpty Doo NT 0836

The submission period closes Thursday 25 June 2020.


Council has endorsed the Municipal Plan and Budget 2020-21.

Click here to view the final document.

Key highlights of the budget include:

  • Over $1 million for Litchfields seven Recreation Reserves
  • $130,000 for Community Grants, Sponsorship and Event Support
  • No ratepayer will pay more rates than they did in 2019-20
  • Concessions to all ratepayers to offset the entire value of the rate increase
  • Council is subsidising the next financial year rate increase from its financial reserves of $60

Read the Draft Municipal Plan and Budget 2020-21 for more details on what is planned for the next 12-months.

Council would like to hear from you!

Draft Long-Term Financial Plan 2020-21 to 2029-30

The Draft Long-Term Financial Plan is designed to ensure that the financial sustainability of Litchfield Council continues to improve over the next 10 years by supporting sound financial decision making.

Sustainability in the context of Litchfield means the community has well maintained facilities and infrastructure and receives good quality services.

Read the Draft Long-Term Financial Plan 2020-21 to 2029-30 for more details on what is planned for Council's financial sustainability.

Council would like feedback from the community.

All submissions will be considered and the Municipal Plan and Budget 2020-21 and Long-Term Financial Plan 2020-21 to 2029-30 will be presented to Council for endorsement at a Special Council Meeting Wednesday 29 July 2020.

How to make comment on the Draft Municipal Plan and Budget 2020-21 and the Draft Long-Term Financial Plan 2020-21 to 2029-30:

  • Online - below in the online form
  • Email - [email protected]
  • In Person - Litchfield Council Office, 7 Bees Creek Road, Freds Pass
  • By Mail - Attention: CEO Re: Municipal Plan 2020-21 Submission or Re: Long-Term Financial Plan

Litchfield Council, PO Box 446, Humpty Doo NT 0836

The submission period closes Thursday 25 June 2020.