At the 18 October 2018 Extraordinary Meeting of Council, Council resolved to form a Budget Review and Finance Committee. This Committee is to:
a. Be tasked with examining Council’s budget and service delivery to keep the budget in surplus;
b. Focus on key Council functions and clearly identify options to service level delivery and operating procedures necessary to support (a);
c. Scrutinise discretionary expenditure, including cost benefit analyses as appropriate for recommendation to Council;
d. Be a Committee of the whole;
e. Meet monthly or more frequently if determined by the Committee; and
f. Be chaired by a Councillor.
At its Extraordinary Meeting held 13 November 2018, Uralla Shire Council resolved to set the meeting dates of its Budget Review and Finance Committee for the 2018-19 financial year as follows:
- Tuesday, 11 December 2018
- January – No meeting scheduled
- Tuesday, 12 February 2019
- Tuesday, 12 March 2019
- Tuesday, 9 April 2019
- Tuesday, 14 May 2019
- Tuesday, 11 June 2019
Meetings are to be held at the Uralla Shire Council Chambers at 32 Salisbury Street, Uralla. All meetings are scheduled to commence at 12:30pm. The meetings of the Budget Review and Finance Committee are open to the public.