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Draft Council Budget 2019/20


Seeking Submissions on the Draft Budget 2019/20 

Wellington Shire Council has prepared a draft Budget for the financial year commencing on 1 July 2019 and ending 30 June 2020 and is seeking written submissions.


Submission Process 

Submissions on the Draft Budget 2019/20 should be addressed to the Chief Executive Officer, Wellington Shire Council, 18 Desailly Street (PO BOX 506), Sale VIC 3850 and marked as Draft Budget Submission. Submissions will be considered in accordance with Section 223 of the Local Government Act 1989

Copies of the Draft Budget 2019/20 will be available for inspection from Thursday 18 April to Wednesday 15 May at: 

  • Sale Customer Service Centre, 18 Desailly Street, Sale, between the hours of 8.30am and 5.00pm, Monday - Friday 
  • Yarram Customer Service Centre, 156 Grant Street, Yarram between 10am and 2pm, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 
  • Sale, Maffra, Yarram, Rosedale, Stratford and Heyfield libraries
  • Website download on the link below  

Any person proposing to make a written submission on the Draft Budget 2019/20 must do so no later than 5.00pm on Wednesday 15 May 2019. 

Any person wishing to be heard in support of their submission is entitled to be heard by Council or be represented by a person acting on their behalf, at the Special Council Meeting on Tuesday 28 May 2019 at 3.00pm in the Wellington Centre at the Port of Sale, 70 Foster Street, Sale. 

After consideration of submissions, Council will consider the adoption of the Draft Budget 2019/20 at a Council Meeting on Tuesday 4 June 2019 at 3.00pm. 

Any person requiring further information concerning the Draft Budget 2019/20 should contact Arthur Skipitaris, General Manager Corporate Services on 1300 366 244.

Closing Date: 15/05/2019