Revenue & Financing Policy

Revenue and Financing Policy


  • Introduction
  • 1. Policy Statement on the funding of operational expenditure
  • 2. Policy Statement on the funding of capital expenditure
  • 3. Setting the level of revenue from rates
  • 4. The Council’s application of the requirements of the Act
  • 5. The general rates differential
  • 6. Summary of operating expenditure funding by activity
  • 7. Individual activity analysis by key achievement area

Note: As part of the 2019/20 Annual Plan, the general rates differential was changed from 2.8 to 3.25 following the City Revaluations on 1 September 2019. For more information see: 2019/20 Annual Plan Rating Mechanism