2018 Council Financial Ratios Benchmarking Data Pack

The CT Management 2018 Council Financial Ratios Benchmarking Data Pack is now available for Victorian Councils. 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.

Service Planning and Long Term Financial Planning (LTFP) is vital to assessing sustainbility of an effective and efficient Local Government Organisation

Financial sustainability continues to be challenging as Councils frame their budgets to counter the ongoing impacts of rate capping. Councils have to make choices about lowering service costs and capital investment.

Asset Management

“Asset management maturity stalling, $30 billion needed for ageing infrastructure” A new report 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.

Service Planning

Service Planning CT Management Group’s Service Planning Framework facilitates a review of the range of services Council provides. We also seek to understand Council’s service priorities and how these relate to Councils strategic direction and priorities?

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.