Finance Advisory Committee


The Finance Advisory Committee was established under section 355(b) of the Local Government Act 1993 (NSW) pursuant to Council resolution 09.03/22 made 22 March 2022.

The purpose of the Committee is to oversee the financial aspirations of Council in an equitable, community supported manner focusing on the delivery of core services as effectively as possible.

As set out in clause 4.1 of the Terms of Reference, the function of the Committee is to:


Advise on budget initiatives necessary to achieve a break even or surplus position for its overall budget plans including the annual budget and the long term financial plan.


Focus on Council’s core services and clearly identify options to service level delivery necessary to support 4.1.1;


Advise on the development and adoption of a sustainable Long Term Financial Plan;


Oversee the month on month budget position and advise Council on any necessary actions to meet Council’s needs and objectives.


Review budget related recommendations presented by the Development Working Group and the Capital Works Working Group.


The Finance Advisory Committee Terms of Reference can be viewed and downloaded here.(PDF, 245KB)


Meetings are to be held at the Uralla Shire Council Chambers at 32 Salisbury Street, Uralla. Start times for each meeting are published in each Business Agenda.

Meetings are open to the public, however limited capacity will be available for members of the public in the foyer of the Council Chambers building on a first come first served basis. 

  • Sanitiser is provided for use
  • No food or beverage will be served to the public 
  • Any person with symptoms of cold or flu will be asked to return home.

Business Papers, Agendas and Minutes

View the Committee's Business Papers, Agendas and Minutes by clicking on the links below.

Audio recordings of Council committee meetings are available on the Council Meeting Webcast page.

18 April 2023

LATE REPORT - received at Finance Advisory Committee Meeting 19 April 2023. Please note late addition Scenario Six. 


21 March 2023



15 November 2022


20 September 2022

14 June 2022 10:30am


10 May 2022 4:00pm



19 April 2022 - 1:30pm


15 March 2022 - 9:30am

14 September 2021


8 June 2021

4 May 2021

  • Audio 4 May 2021 Budget Review and Finance Committee Meeting

13 April 2021

9 February 2021


8 December 2020

13 October 2020

11 Aug 2020

09 June 2020 

 11 February 2020

12 November 2019

10 September 2019

9 July 2019

11 June 2019

14 May 2019

9 April 2019

12 March 2019

12 February 2019


11 December 2018