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South Australia

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 South Australia.

Financial Assistance Grants to South Australia PDF: 78 KB 

State summary

General purpose and local road financial assistance grant

South Australia

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 Special Roads Total Grant Total
Adelaide Hills Council $423,779 $422,119 $845,898 $452,405 $363,441 $0 $815,846 $1,661,744
Adelaide Plains Council $601,784 $182,197 $783,981 $664,881 $120,116 $0 $784,997 $1,568,978
Alexandrina Council $550,865 $420,524 $971,389 $646,523 $267,707 $0 $914,230 $1,885,619
Anangu Pitjantjatjara Inc $637,358 $99,046 $736,404 $660,074 $72,553 $0 $732,627 $1,469,031
Barunga West Council $135,926 $128,657 $264,583 $144,970 $98,163 $0 $243,133 $507,716
Berri Barmera Council $1,183,725 $150,372 $1,334,097 $1,230,836 $90,744 $0 $1,321,580 $2,655,677
City of Burnside $496,336 $318,595 $814,931 $509,949 $226,592 $0 $736,541 $1,551,472
City of Charles Sturt $1,284,773 $790,225 $2,074,998 $1,348,762 $595,290 $0 $1,944,052 $4,019,050
City of Holdfast Bay $389,916 $225,032 $614,948 $434,331 $195,659 $0 $629,990 $1,244,938
City of Mitcham $723,673 $489,112 $1,212,785 $757,763 $371,511 $0 $1,129,274 $2,342,059
City of Mount Gambier $1,528,892 $268,708 $1,797,600 $1,709,832 $185,284 $0 $1,895,116 $3,692,716
City of Onkaparinga $2,901,154 $1,523,683 $4,424,837 $3,378,686 $1,189,927 $0 $4,568,613 $8,993,450
City of Playford $5,125,350 $878,744 $6,004,094 $5,743,143 $624,243 $394,000 $6,761,386 $12,765,480
City of Port Adelaide Enfield $1,367,472 $876,416 $2,243,888 $1,457,994 $679,985 $0 $2,137,979 $4,381,867
City of Port Lincoln $761,837 $129,106 $890,943 $739,176 $120,165 $0 $859,341 $1,750,284
City of Prospect $228,812 $127,185 $355,997 $247,303 $103,333 $0 $350,636 $706,633
City of Salisbury $3,687,648 $1,048,861 $4,736,509 $3,289,419 $750,461 $0 $4,039,880 $8,776,389
City of Victor Harbor $170,328 $169,383 $339,711 $174,782 $141,485 $0 $316,267 $655,978
City of West Torrens $656,976 $397,862 $1,054,838 $689,650 $300,586 $0 $990,236 $2,045,074
Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council $447,271 $262,399 $709,670 $516,827 $182,549 $0 $699,376 $1,409,046
Coorong District Council $1,161,753 $434,494 $1,596,247 $1,116,612 $314,289 $0 $1,430,901 $3,027,148
Copper Coast Council $899,943 $217,745 $1,117,688 $951,651 $158,310 $267,500 $1,377,461 $2,495,149
Corporation of the City of Campbelltown $558,354 $337,380 $895,734 $599,484 $269,147 $0 $868,631 $1,764,365
Corporation of the City of Marion $1,024,114 $644,238 $1,668,352 $1,045,463 $459,722 $129,250 $1,634,435 $3,302,787
Corporation of the City of Norwood Payneham & St Pete $387,797 $219,300 $607,097 $429,409 $187,892 $0 $617,301 $1,224,398
Corporation of the City of Port Augusta $1,431,787 $167,463 $1,599,250 $1,377,986 $146,038 $0 $1,524,024 $3,123,274
Corporation of the City of Tea Tree Gully $1,089,772 $730,232 $1,820,004 $1,110,612 $532,797 $0 $1,643,409 $3,463,413
Corporation of the City of Unley $413,901 $234,305 $648,206 $445,999 $188,217 $0 $634,216 $1,282,422
Corporation of the City of Whyalla $2,139,696 $219,201 $2,358,897 $2,192,836 $202,017 $0 $2,394,853 $4,753,750
Corporation of the Town of Walkerville $88,472 $52,818 $141,290 $88,090 $35,740 $0 $123,830 $265,120
District Council of Ceduna $988,266 $286,417 $1,274,683 $1,008,090 $214,695 $0 $1,222,785 $2,497,468
District Council of Cleve $526,861 $264,732 $791,593 $547,827 $185,111 $0 $732,938 $1,524,531
District Council of Coober Pedy $404,617 $30,088 $434,705 $433,732 $24,230 $0 $457,962 $892,667
District Council of Elliston $359,857 $275,590 $635,447 $374,177 $191,605 $0 $565,782 $1,201,229
District Council of Franklin Harbour $498,923 $147,800 $646,723 $520,075 $101,330 $0 $621,405 $1,268,128
District Council of Grant $787,504 $222,850 $1,010,354 $848,219 $162,199 $140,000 $1,150,418 $2,160,772
District Council of Karoonda East Murray $593,781 $230,840 $824,621 $617,414 $156,575 $0 $773,989 $1,598,610
District Council of Kimba $494,222 $201,034 $695,256 $513,892 $143,250 $0 $657,142 $1,352,398
District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula $246,436 $296,489 $542,925 $302,692 $182,311 $1,976,950 $2,461,953 $3,004,878
District Council of Loxton Waikerie $1,767,363 $493,677 $2,261,040 $1,837,700 $338,037 $0 $2,175,737 $4,436,777
District Council of Mount Barker $447,384 $427,489 $874,873 $392,483 $280,560 $0 $673,043 $1,547,916
District Council of Mount Remarkable $814,861 $246,069 $1,060,930 $830,924 $174,121 $0 $1,005,045 $2,065,975
District Council of Orroroo Carrieton $476,854 $173,038 $649,892 $495,835 $117,334 $0 $613,169 $1,263,061
District Council of Peterborough $639,654 $162,798 $802,452 $666,771 $114,929 $0 $781,700 $1,584,152
District Council of Robe $15,144 $69,878 $85,022 $16,964 $53,252 $0 $70,216 $155,238
District Council of Streaky Bay $721,555 $304,069 $1,025,624 $750,274 $225,432 $0 $975,706 $2,001,330
District Council of Tumby Bay $237,008 $179,086 $416,094 $227,694 $115,800 $0 $343,494 $759,588
District Council of Yankalilla $111,974 $122,896 $234,870 $87,695 $63,639 $0 $151,334 $386,204
Gerard Reserve Council Inc $24,874 $13,196 $38,070 $25,761 $9,666 $0 $35,427 $73,497
Kangaroo Island Council $847,171 $271,783 $1,118,954 $1,023,086 $187,334 $1,100,000 $2,310,420 $3,429,374
Kingston District Council $213,121 $173,047 $386,168 $209,460 $115,113 $150,000 $474,573 $860,741
Light Regional Council $320,475 $272,966 $593,441 $332,378 $204,282 $44,300 $580,960 $1,174,401
Maralinga Tjarutja $52,087 $35,438 $87,525 $50,817 $25,956 $0 $76,773 $164,298
Mid Murray Council $1,698,641 $449,216 $2,147,857 $1,665,738 $300,089 $0 $1,965,827 $4,113,684
Municipal Council of Roxby Downs $87,710 $7,439 $95,149 $134,310 $63,716 $0 $198,026 $293,175
Naracoorte Lucindale Council $1,492,611 $327,239 $1,819,850 $1,266,454 $222,224 $0 $1,488,678 $3,308,528
Nipapanha Community Incorporated $15,956 $13,137 $29,093 $16,525 $9,626 $0 $26,151 $55,244
Northern Areas Council $696,843 $270,699 $967,542 $724,576 $187,780 $0 $912,356 $1,879,898
Outback Communities Authority $805,492 $0 $805,492 $834,204 $0 $0 $834,204 $1,639,696
Port Pirie Regional Council $2,029,279 $307,797 $2,337,076 $2,110,040 $225,228 $0 $2,335,268 $4,672,344
Regional Council of Goyder $1,172,090 $347,190 $1,519,280 $1,240,646 $351,591 $0 $1,592,237 $3,111,517
Renmark Paringa Council $1,247,315 $163,250 $1,410,565 $1,296,958 $88,717 $2,030,000 $3,415,675 $4,826,240
Rural City of Murray Bridge $1,762,195 $328,010 $2,090,205 $1,766,558 $233,224 $0 $1,999,782 $4,089,987
Southern Mallee District Council $562,915 $265,427 $828,342 $585,319 $191,465 $0 $776,784 $1,605,126
Tatiara District Council $1,658,370 $373,011 $2,031,381 $1,377,761 $257,150 $250,000 $1,884,911 $3,916,292
The Barossa Council $506,155 $337,206 $843,361 $600,601 $210,608 $250,000 $1,061,209 $1,904,570
The Corporation of the City of Adelaide $273,629 $160,175 $433,804 $297,258 $132,695 $0 $429,953 $863,757
The Flinders Ranges Council $592,765 $202,276 $795,041 $604,444 $139,304 $0 $743,748 $1,538,789
Town of Gawler $777,048 $217,885 $994,933 $817,082 $153,338 $0 $970,420 $1,965,353
Wakefield Regional Council $958,170 $352,761 $1,310,931 $996,304 $249,165 $0 $1,245,469 $2,556,400
Wattle Range Council $1,495,712 $374,015 $1,869,727 $1,525,207 $240,197 $0 $1,765,404 $3,635,131
Wudinna District Council $603,894 $265,527 $869,421 $650,503 $186,544 $0 $837,047 $1,706,468
Yalata Anangu Aboriginal Corporation $89,532 $28,527 $118,059 $92,722 $20,903 $0 $113,625 $231,684
Yorke Peninsula Council $635,391 $542,074 $1,177,465 $589,996 $383,759 $0 $973,755 $2,151,220
Totals $63,251,169 $22,399,533 $85,650,702 $65,462,614 $16,408,047 $6,732,000 $88,602,661 $174,253,363

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.