Annual budget

Council’s Proposed Annual Budget 2018/19 and Strategic Resource Plan 2018-2022 set out the financial resources required to deliver the Council Plan.

Download the Proposed Annual Budget 2018/19 and Strategic Resource Plan 2018-2022(PDF, 2MB).


In accordance with Sections  129 and 223 of the Act, members of the public are invited to make written submissions to the Proposed Budget 2018/2019 and the Strategic Resource Plan 2018-2022;

Submissions made in accordance with Section 223 of the Act are not confidential and will be incorporated in full (including all personal information, unless indicated otherwise) in the agenda and minutes of the Council Meeting at which they are considered and will be available on Council’s website as part of the relevant agenda and minutes of the meeting.

Written submissions must be addressed to the Chief Executive Officer, Maribyrnong City Council, PO Box 58 Footscray 3011, and will be received until 5pm on 25 May 2018. Written submissions may also be hand delivered to Maribyrnong City Council, Corner Hyde and Napier Streets (61 Napier Street), Footscray 3011 or via email to Submissions can also be made online at

Any person making a submission is entitled to state in the submission that he or she wishes to appear in person or to be represented by a person specified in the submission, at a meeting to be held at Council’s Municipal Offices, Corner Hyde and Napier Streets, Footscray on Tuesday 5 June  2018 commencing at 6.30pm.

Copies of the Proposed Budget 2018/19 including the 2018-2022 Strategic Resource Plan, including information prescribed by Regulation 9 of the Local Government (Planning & Reporting) Regulations 2014,  are available for inspection until 5pm on 25 May 2018, at:

Maribyrnong Council Offices, corner of Napier and Hyde Streets, Footscray

Footscray Library, 58 Paisley Street, Footscray

West Footscray Library 539 Barkly St West Footscray

Yarraville Library, 32 Wembley Ave, Kingsville

Maribyrnong Library, 200 Rosamond Road, Maribyrnong

Maribyrnong Community Centre, 9 Randall Street, Maribyrnong

Maidstone Community Centre, 21 Yardley Street, Maidstone

For more information, please contact Customer Service on 9688 0200 or enquire in person at the Maribyrnong Council Offices.



Council will also host a live Q&A on the Proposed Budget 2018/2019 via Council’s Facebook page on Wednesday 2 May 2018 at 6.30-8.30pm.

This opportunity enables residents to ask questions about the proposed 2018/2019 Council Budget. CEO Stephen Wall and Council’s Executive Team will be available to provide live responses to questions at

Our financial performance against the annual budget is reported through our Annual Reports.

Council Budgets are developed at the end of each financial year, after community consultation and feedback.