2018 Council Financial Ratios Benchmarking Data Pack

The CT Management 2018 Council Financial Ratios Benchmarking Data Pack is now available for your Council. The data pack provides your Council’s individual 11-year historical information in a summary data table including graphs along with comparative graphs and summary data tables for your Council’s group.

CT Management Group Christmas Message – The Chairman, The Hon. Jeff Kennett AC

Well another year has just about passed. In one sense nothing really gets easier. We all seem to be running to meet a myriad of demands, to do so within budgets is an increasing challenge.

Local Government Roads and Transport Agenda – Managing Director, Michael Courtney

As we approach the approach the closing months of the current Federal Government term the Australian Local Government Association (ALGA), the national voice representing 537 councils across the country has released its Local Government Roads and Transport Agenda 2019 stressing that Australia’s ability to move people and freight safely and efficiently is critical to national […]

Asset Management Maturity Stalling, $30 Billion Needed for Ageing Infrastructure

A new report (summary below) has revealed the local government sector’s asset management knowledge and capability is in decline, jeopardising the industry’s ability to plan and finance future services.

Emergency Resources and Expertise Vital to Emergency Management

Alongside expertise, preparedness is a key determinant of council’s ability to manage an emergency and recovery after an event. CT Management Group has well-regarded practical knowledge of emergency preparedness; risk management; fire management; the development of Municipal Emergency Plans, flood recovery and auditing of existing Council Emergency Plans.

Rate Capping in Victoria – Andrew Chow

Andrew Chow a consultant in the local government sector, and former Director of Local Government with the Essential Services Commission, was a Guest Speaker at the recent Associates Day held by CT Management Group. 

Demographic Shifts to Our Population – The next 20 years and impact on Councils – Phil Ruthven

Phil Ruthven AM and Founder of IBISWorld and Ruthven Institute, was a Guest Speaker at the recent Associates Day held by CT Management Group.

Service Planning and Service Reviews

CT Management Group’s Service Planning Framework facilitates a review of the range of services Council provides. It defines the level of service provided and the net cost in each case.

Workforce Planning

CT Management Group’s Workforce Planning, supported by a well-developed Workforce Strategy and Improvement Plans ensure that Council has the workforce capability that the organisation requires for service delivery and a sustainable future.

CT Management Group and Centium Announce Strategic Alliance

CT Management Group is pleased to announce the launch of a Strategic Alliance with Centium, a Sydney based Consultancy specialising in assurance, advisory and investigation services.