Coronavirus (COVID-19) updates from the Australian Government

Queensland

Government has provided over $61 billion under the Financial Assistance Grant program to local government since 1974–75 (including 2021–22). This page contains information on the 2021–22 grant to Queensland.

Financial Assistance Grants to Queensland PDF: 78 KB 

State summary

General purpose and local road financial assistance grant

Queensland

Local Government Area Financial Assistance Grant Entitlement for 2021–22
2021–22 Early Payment
made in 2021
Cash Payments
to be made in 2021–22
Total of the early
and cash payments
General Purpose Local Roads Total General Purpose Local Roads Total Grant Total
Aurukun Shire Council $1,079,786 $60,605 $1,140,391 $1,129,523 $35,768 $1,165,291 $2,305,682
Balonne Shire Council $2,166,953 $845,893 $3,012,846 $2,311,624 $892,065 $3,203,689 $6,216,535
Banana Shire Council $2,348,488 $1,326,155 $3,674,643 $2,385,940 $1,337,566 $3,723,506 $7,398,149
Barcaldine Regional Council $2,813,929 $957,932 $3,771,861 $3,136,107 $1,011,001 $4,147,108 $7,918,969
Barcoo Shire Council $1,394,795 $529,686 $1,924,481 $1,601,078 $544,829 $2,145,907 $4,070,388
Blackall-Tambo Regional Council $1,548,404 $598,834 $2,147,238 $1,702,979 $632,793 $2,335,772 $4,483,010
Boulia Shire Council $1,110,408 $422,263 $1,532,671 $1,336,975 $444,442 $1,781,417 $3,314,088
Brisbane City Council $13,747,251 $8,878,718 $22,625,969 $14,053,868 $9,066,588 $23,120,456 $45,746,425
Bulloo Shire Council $3,399,328 $638,797 $4,038,125 $3,240,869 $663,427 $3,904,296 $7,942,421
Bundaberg Regional Council $2,604,769 $1,480,525 $4,085,294 $3,303,081 $1,584,384 $4,887,465 $8,972,759
Burdekin Shire Council $1,266,548 $453,857 $1,720,405 $1,517,134 $481,214 $1,998,348 $3,718,753
Burke Shire Council $1,312,945 $225,962 $1,538,907 $1,528,169 $240,479 $1,768,648 $3,307,555
Cairns Regional Council $1,827,321 $1,362,007 $3,189,328 $1,851,695 $1,399,296 $3,250,991 $6,440,319
Carpentaria Shire Council $2,304,023 $518,695 $2,822,718 $2,287,584 $581,470 $2,869,054 $5,691,772
Cassowary Coast Regional Council $1,472,538 $546,894 $2,019,432 $1,533,057 $584,925 $2,117,982 $4,137,414
Central Highlands Regional Council $3,922,866 $1,601,635 $5,524,501 $3,740,004 $1,691,771 $5,431,775 $10,956,276
Charters Towers Regional Council $1,802,853 $1,456,565 $3,259,418 $2,375,589 $1,134,567 $3,510,156 $6,769,574
Cherbourg Aboriginal Shire Council $625,409 $29,704 $655,113 $347,604 $31,242 $378,846 $1,033,959
Cloncurry Shire Council $2,344,049 $498,716 $2,842,765 $2,566,060 $540,867 $3,106,927 $5,949,692
Cook Shire Council $4,469,527 $950,850 $5,420,377 $4,909,351 $1,002,213 $5,911,564 $11,331,941
Croydon Shire Council $1,987,726 $345,347 $2,333,073 $1,895,582 $363,570 $2,259,152 $4,592,225
Diamantina Shire Council $1,229,956 $337,091 $1,567,047 $1,438,355 $354,325 $1,792,680 $3,359,727
Doomadgee Aboriginal Community Council $904,550 $44,593 $949,143 $788,172 $45,816 $833,988 $1,783,131
Douglas Shire Council $658,892 $226,821 $885,713 $628,180 $199,138 $827,318 $1,713,031
Etheridge Shire Council $2,593,274 $567,760 $3,161,034 $2,472,390 $578,191 $3,050,581 $6,211,615
Flinders Shire Council $3,388,773 $641,309 $4,030,082 $3,230,805 $672,220 $3,903,025 $7,933,107
Fraser Coast Regional Council $2,867,091 $1,429,418 $4,296,509 $2,733,442 $1,487,579 $4,221,021 $8,517,530
Gladstone Regional Council $3,048,490 $1,162,677 $4,211,167 $3,145,277 $1,236,661 $4,381,938 $8,593,105
Gold Coast City Council $6,956,261 $4,716,551 $11,672,812 $6,914,351 $4,456,779 $11,371,130 $23,043,942
Goondiwindi Regional Council $2,334,910 $843,646 $3,178,556 $2,173,026 $888,278 $3,061,304 $6,239,860
Gympie Regional Council $1,781,447 $1,021,947 $2,803,394 $2,082,488 $1,060,945 $3,143,433 $5,946,827
Hinchinbrook Shire Council $666,366 $275,675 $942,041 $908,790 $292,597 $1,201,387 $2,143,428
Hope Vale Aboriginal Shire Council $1,060,645 $46,395 $1,107,040 $613,295 $51,941 $665,236 $1,772,276
Ipswich City Council $2,499,941 $1,826,978 $4,326,919 $2,518,575 $1,870,242 $4,388,817 $8,715,736
Isaac Regional Council $1,692,775 $1,126,671 $2,819,446 $1,834,547 $1,218,153 $3,052,700 $5,872,146
Kowanyama Aboriginal Shire Council $829,493 $115,813 $945,306 $840,843 $123,999 $964,842 $1,910,148
Livingstone Shire Council $1,610,424 $683,790 $2,294,214 $1,535,352 $721,729 $2,257,081 $4,551,295
Lockhart River Aboriginal Shire Council $920,992 $62,784 $983,776 $974,238 $60,414 $1,034,652 $2,018,428
Lockyer Valley Regional Council $1,682,263 $674,086 $2,356,349 $1,847,808 $754,475 $2,602,283 $4,958,632
Logan City Council $3,670,281 $2,677,196 $6,347,477 $3,797,689 $2,777,617 $6,575,306 $12,922,783
Longreach Regional Council $3,080,029 $884,874 $3,964,903 $3,404,608 $935,649 $4,340,257 $8,305,160
Mackay Regional Council $1,582,708 $1,409,853 $2,992,561 $1,607,947 $1,532,849 $3,140,796 $6,133,357
Mapoon Aboriginal Council $694,932 $20,053 $714,985 $684,608 $21,341 $705,949 $1,420,934
Maranoa Regional Council $7,104,340 $1,902,644 $9,006,984 $6,757,488 $2,014,235 $8,771,723 $17,778,707
Mareeba Shire Council $3,539,799 $849,852 $4,389,651 $3,374,794 $902,414 $4,277,208 $8,666,859
Mckinlay Shire Council $2,216,512 $519,039 $2,735,551 $2,593,083 $549,396 $3,142,479 $5,878,030
Moreton Bay Regional Council $5,182,889 $3,887,243 $9,070,132 $5,291,187 $3,991,885 $9,283,072 $18,353,204
Mornington Shire Council $1,218,984 $56,445 $1,275,429 $1,307,250 $59,774 $1,367,024 $2,642,453
Mount Isa City Council $2,949,512 $723,015 $3,672,527 $2,812,022 $802,947 $3,614,969 $7,287,496
Murweh Shire Council $2,825,713 $901,662 $3,727,375 $2,842,538 $949,987 $3,792,525 $7,519,900
Napranum Aboriginal Shire Council $927,007 $60,905 $987,912 $664,461 $63,569 $728,030 $1,715,942
Noosa Shire Council $606,801 $586,063 $1,192,864 $629,041 $612,628 $1,241,669 $2,434,533
North Burnett Regional Council $4,081,080 $1,387,815 $5,468,895 $4,878,368 $1,456,829 $6,335,197 $11,804,092
Northern Peninsula Area Regional Council $2,183,763 $133,658 $2,317,421 $2,398,655 $137,758 $2,536,413 $4,853,834
Palm Island Aboriginal Council $1,293,786 $24,594 $1,318,380 $742,149 $33,236 $775,385 $2,093,765
Paroo Shire Council $2,169,306 $787,772 $2,957,078 $2,299,268 $759,096 $3,058,364 $6,015,442
Pormpuraaw Aboriginal Shire Council $848,075 $109,690 $957,765 $840,555 $194,347 $1,034,902 $1,992,667
Quilpie Shire Council $1,890,549 $662,029 $2,552,578 $2,146,732 $697,108 $2,843,840 $5,396,418
Redland City Council $1,724,229 $1,289,034 $3,013,263 $1,777,484 $1,289,155 $3,066,639 $6,079,902
Richmond Shire Council $1,345,009 $413,954 $1,758,963 $1,650,545 $436,422 $2,086,967 $3,845,930
Rockhampton Regional Council $3,348,295 $1,126,718 $4,475,013 $3,453,517 $1,103,948 $4,557,465 $9,032,478
Scenic Rim Regional Council $1,014,840 $823,566 $1,838,406 $967,536 $842,866 $1,810,402 $3,648,808
Somerset Regional Council $998,807 $732,499 $1,731,306 $1,257,219 $769,088 $2,026,307 $3,757,613
South Burnett Regional Council $2,407,623 $1,029,031 $3,436,654 $2,405,239 $1,277,691 $3,682,930 $7,119,584
Southern Downs Regional Council $2,086,622 $1,172,274 $3,258,896 $2,119,898 $1,231,554 $3,351,452 $6,610,348
Sunshine Coast Regional Council $3,756,990 $2,853,841 $6,610,831 $3,590,665 $2,825,502 $6,416,167 $13,026,998
Tablelands Regional Council $2,547,899 $725,766 $3,273,665 $2,577,791 $759,236 $3,337,027 $6,610,692
Toowoomba Regional Council $3,923,483 $3,038,094 $6,961,577 $4,393,148 $3,173,649 $7,566,797 $14,528,374
Torres Shire Council $2,014,681 $116,435 $2,131,116 $1,920,767 $121,280 $2,042,047 $4,173,163
Torres Strait Island Regional Council $5,601,393 $85,709 $5,687,102 $6,493,277 $152,367 $6,645,644 $12,332,746
Townsville City Council $2,069,397 $1,614,773 $3,684,170 $2,228,843 $1,762,507 $3,991,350 $7,675,520
Western Downs Regional Council $5,720,690 $2,622,894 $8,343,584 $5,811,918 $2,603,049 $8,414,967 $16,758,551
Whitsunday Regional Council $2,330,400 $739,147 $3,069,547 $2,221,771 $816,398 $3,038,169 $6,107,716
Winton Shire Council $1,981,351 $799,494 $2,780,845 $2,397,930 $827,027 $3,224,957 $6,005,802
Woorabinda Aboriginal Council $624,137 $23,244 $647,381 $310,525 $24,359 $334,884 $982,265
Wujal Wujal Aboriginal Council $632,044 $7,371 $639,415 $288,273 $7,829 $296,102 $935,517
Yarrabah Aboriginal Shire Council $1,096,115 $34,526 $1,130,641 $543,852 $36,485 $580,337 $1,710,978
Totals $185,566,530 $76,366,417 $261,932,947 $190,916,448 $78,891,036 $269,807,484 $531,740,431

Note: The 2021–22 cash payment consists of the 2021–22 estimated entitlement and the adjustment created from the difference between the 2020–21 final entitlement and 2020–21 estimated entitlement.