Where do my Rate Dollars go?


In 2016-17, Council estimates it will manage an operating income of more than $62 million. Just over half of this comes from rates and charges.

47%    Rates and Annual Charges

24%    Grants - Operating

12%    User Fees and Other

3%      Other Income

14%    Grants - Capital

Where does the money go?

Council provides a range of services that help members of the community enjoy a healthy, active and safe lifestyle in the Rural City of Wangaratta.

The attached illustration below shows 15 services Council provides and some key priorities we will focus on in 2016-17. The illustration also shows how much each service receives out of every $100 Council spends.

PDFRates Breakdown (494 KB)

Last Updated: 01-07-2016

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