Western Australia

The Australian Government has provided over $64 billion under the Financial Assistance Grant program to local government since 1974–75 (including 2022–23). This page contains information on the 2022–23 grant to Western Australia.

Financial Assistance Grants to Western Australia PDF: 137 KB 

State summary

General purpose and local road financial assistance grant

Western Australia

Local Government Area Financial Assistance Grant Entitlement for 2022–23
2022–23 Early Payment
made in 2021-22
Cash Payments
to be made in 2022–23
Total of the early
and cash payments
General Purpose Local Roads Total General Purpose Local Roads Special Roads Total Grant Total
City of Albany $2,536,199 $1,698,989 $4,235,188 $712,796 $456,545 $0 $1,169,341 $5,404,529
City of Armadale $1,766,358 $1,230,948 $2,997,306 $650,658 $505,331 $0 $1,155,989 $4,153,295
City of Bayswater $1,210,531 $742,577 $1,953,108 $462,087 $184,353 $0 $646,440 $2,599,548
City of Belmont $729,176 $507,093 $1,236,269 $309,943 $133,545 $0 $443,488 $1,679,757
City of Bunbury $555,900 $797,330 $1,353,230 $209,380 $213,436 $0 $422,816 $1,776,046
City of Busselton $666,445 $1,309,622 $1,976,067 $329,121 $360,577 $0 $689,698 $2,665,765
City of Canning $1,669,694 $1,210,948 $2,880,642 $603,970 $329,699 $0 $933,669 $3,814,311
City of Cockburn $1,984,302 $1,745,565 $3,729,867 $924,214 $650,601 $0 $1,574,815 $5,304,682
City of Fremantle $534,358 $373,449 $907,807 $239,715 $78,874 $0 $318,589 $1,226,396
City of Gosnells $2,180,667 $1,516,895 $3,697,562 $889,159 $440,921 $0 $1,330,080 $5,027,642
City of Greater Geraldton $3,120,436 $1,845,172 $4,965,608 $1,564,207 $495,323 $0 $2,059,530 $7,025,138
City of Joondalup $2,789,204 $2,048,341 $4,837,545 $1,110,000 $486,403 $0 $1,596,403 $6,433,948
City of Kalamunda $1,008,305 $1,078,056 $2,086,361 $434,692 $270,962 $0 $705,654 $2,792,015
City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder $1,602,723 $1,553,932 $3,156,655 $119,593 $299,529 $213,333 $632,455 $3,789,110
City of Karratha $582,774 $1,364,105 $1,946,879 $735,062 $40,268 $0 $775,330 $2,722,209
City of Kwinana $750,234 $643,160 $1,393,394 $418,491 $276,100 $0 $694,591 $2,087,985
City of Mandurah $1,529,685 $1,209,428 $2,739,113 $640,366 $329,509 $0 $969,875 $3,708,988
City of Melville $1,813,224 $1,000,859 $2,814,083 $699,027 $284,448 $0 $983,475 $3,797,558
City of Nedlands $396,721 $276,576 $673,297 $153,626 $63,666 $0 $217,292 $890,589
City of Perth $488,716 $416,083 $904,799 $269,461 $16,898 $0 $286,359 $1,191,158
City of Rockingham $2,370,819 $1,870,219 $4,241,038 $1,047,790 $591,588 $0 $1,639,378 $5,880,416
City of South Perth $777,002 $358,108 $1,135,110 $283,808 $112,848 $0 $396,656 $1,531,766
City of Stirling $3,921,645 $1,947,784 $5,869,429 $1,499,977 $568,879 $0 $2,068,856 $7,938,285
City of Subiaco $299,863 $176,064 $475,927 $118,332 $44,615 $0 $162,947 $638,874
City of Swan $2,556,318 $2,429,927 $4,986,245 $1,232,478 $723,095 $600,000 $2,555,573 $7,541,818
City of Vincent $675,669 $334,272 $1,009,941 $223,746 $91,120 $0 $314,866 $1,324,807
City of Wanneroo $3,559,987 $2,528,764 $6,088,751 $1,677,574 $1,161,127 $0 $2,838,701 $8,927,452
Shire of Ashburton $1,945,075 $1,018,218 $2,963,293 $464,009 $40,654 $0 $504,663 $3,467,956
Shire of Augusta Margaret River $497,748 $922,348 $1,420,096 $98,277 $266,428 $0 $364,705 $1,784,801
Shire of Beverley $574,039 $434,382 $1,008,421 $222,151 $116,412 $0 $338,563 $1,346,984
Shire of Boddington $57,827 $190,545 $248,372 $21,584 $52,258 $0 $73,842 $322,214
Shire of Boyup Brook $579,520 $626,849 $1,206,369 $360,781 $157,828 $0 $518,609 $1,724,978
Shire of Bridgetown Greenbushes $805,271 $607,210 $1,412,481 $313,533 $171,939 $0 $485,472 $1,897,953
Shire of Brookton $649,700 $330,040 $979,740 $227,290 $80,369 $0 $307,659 $1,287,399
Shire of Broome $1,273,904 $263,576 $1,537,480 $585,639 $373,494 $0 $959,133 $2,496,613
Shire of Broomehill-Tambellup $818,725 $609,483 $1,428,208 $344,884 $142,888 $0 $487,772 $1,915,980
Shire of Bruce Rock $1,254,359 $806,617 $2,060,976 $572,715 $127,501 $182,000 $882,216 $2,943,192
Shire of Capel $1,303,217 $578,811 $1,882,028 $395,303 $159,963 $0 $555,266 $2,437,294
Shire of Carnamah $806,222 $505,124 $1,311,346 $325,085 $45,878 $0 $370,963 $1,682,309
Shire of Carnarvon $2,706,633 $1,238,840 $3,945,473 $1,368,283 $347,131 $0 $1,715,414 $5,660,887
Shire of Chapman Valley $478,570 $484,879 $963,449 $118,611 $133,526 $160,000 $412,137 $1,375,586
Shire of Chittering $863,283 $385,215 $1,248,498 $295,862 $159,142 $186,000 $641,004 $1,889,502
Shire of Collie $918,489 $417,623 $1,336,112 $478,419 $150,245 $0 $628,664 $1,964,776
Shire of Coolgardie $452,593 $470,943 $923,536 $198,993 $131,534 $0 $330,527 $1,254,063
Shire of Coorow $1,384,562 $501,097 $1,885,659 $242,396 $137,884 $0 $380,280 $2,265,939
Shire of Corrigin $1,042,465 $624,707 $1,667,172 $376,741 $168,201 $0 $544,942 $2,212,114
Shire of Cranbrook $834,779 $607,161 $1,441,940 $236,284 $142,615 $0 $378,899 $1,820,839
Shire of Cuballing $394,598 $309,168 $703,766 $191,670 $82,694 $0 $274,364 $978,130
Shire of Cue $1,243,338 $343,829 $1,587,167 $521,664 $233,997 $0 $755,661 $2,342,828
Shire of Cunderdin $719,578 $454,476 $1,174,054 $346,146 $145,116 $0 $491,262 $1,665,316
Shire of Dalwallinu $1,615,374 $1,071,771 $2,687,145 $551,831 $273,775 $0 $825,606 $3,512,751
Shire of Dandaragan $607,721 $1,157,269 $1,764,990 $317,308 $37,696 $0 $355,004 $2,119,994
Shire of Dardanup $730,012 $442,738 $1,172,750 $222,385 $175,160 $0 $397,545 $1,570,295
Shire of Denmark $407,316 $427,402 $834,718 $157,629 $135,746 $0 $293,375 $1,128,093
Shire of Derby-West Kimberley $3,494,046 $908,867 $4,402,913 $1,787,278 $376,852 $286,667 $2,450,797 $6,853,710
Shire of Donnybrook-Balingup $985,226 $586,202 $1,571,428 $392,651 $179,767 $0 $572,418 $2,143,846
Shire of Dowerin $703,229 $509,200 $1,212,429 $287,023 $132,762 $0 $419,785 $1,632,214
Shire of Dumbleyung $924,269 $506,068 $1,430,337 $332,955 $217,321 $0 $550,276 $1,980,613
Shire of Dundas $734,101 $316,321 $1,050,422 $468,600 $137,624 $0 $606,224 $1,656,646
Shire of East Pilbara $1,676,553 $1,767,551 $3,444,104 $1,418,310 $478,697 $760,000 $2,657,007 $6,101,111
Shire of Esperance $2,863,476 $2,685,568 $5,549,044 $745,306 $837,451 $0 $1,582,757 $7,131,801
Shire of Exmouth $980,689 $368,451 $1,349,140 $450,838 $111,901 $0 $562,739 $1,911,879
Shire of Gingin $718,722 $832,256 $1,550,978 $345,836 $184,852 $350,061 $880,749 $2,431,727
Shire of Gnowangerup $822,081 $649,660 $1,471,741 $246,791 $109,599 $0 $356,390 $1,828,131
Shire of Goomalling $406,980 $337,076 $744,056 $141,458 $94,800 $244,000 $480,258 $1,224,314
Shire of Halls Creek $2,423,567 $745,791 $3,169,358 $1,196,743 $237,692 $346,667 $1,781,102 $4,950,460
Shire of Harvey $2,009,628 $929,230 $2,938,858 $614,715 $232,843 $258,000 $1,105,558 $4,044,416
Shire of Irwin $344,600 $306,118 $650,718 $27,909 $83,370 $0 $111,279 $761,997
Shire of Jerramungup $648,071 $521,630 $1,169,701 $240,458 $210,336 $0 $450,794 $1,620,495
Shire of Katanning $1,305,446 $478,175 $1,783,621 $553,873 $105,844 $0 $659,717 $2,443,338
Shire of Kellerberrin $1,252,532 $539,324 $1,791,856 $491,144 $137,045 $0 $628,189 $2,420,045
Shire of Kent $940,612 $669,863 $1,610,475 $440,846 $183,126 $0 $623,972 $2,234,447
Shire of Kojonup $637,100 $615,801 $1,252,901 $228,469 $177,131 $0 $405,600 $1,658,501
Shire of Kondinin $1,261,106 $725,074 $1,986,180 $496,760 $198,209 $0 $694,969 $2,681,149
Shire of Koorda $983,221 $597,085 $1,580,306 $444,889 $151,984 $0 $596,873 $2,177,179
Shire of Kulin $1,075,990 $745,871 $1,821,861 $534,721 $272,060 $0 $806,781 $2,628,642
Shire of Lake Grace $1,347,320 $1,175,548 $2,522,868 $590,049 $326,319 $0 $916,368 $3,439,236
Shire of Laverton $1,190,266 $888,981 $2,079,247 $615,775 $184,638 $166,364 $966,777 $3,046,024
Shire of Leonora $357,147 $603,361 $960,508 $172,975 $171,622 $0 $344,597 $1,305,105
Shire of Manjimup $2,119,477 $1,272,581 $3,392,058 $835,355 $340,012 $0 $1,175,367 $4,567,425
Shire of Meekatharra $1,842,148 $1,126,693 $2,968,841 $962,765 $543,584 $0 $1,506,349 $4,475,190
Shire of Menzies $1,135,728 $538,061 $1,673,789 $522,112 $337,522 $160,000 $1,019,634 $2,693,423
Shire of Merredin $1,278,685 $770,988 $2,049,673 $566,606 $204,978 $0 $771,584 $2,821,257
Shire of Mingenew $314,523 $308,015 $622,538 $97,410 $74,266 $533,334 $705,010 $1,327,548
Shire of Moora $834,369 $673,427 $1,507,796 $301,964 $181,541 $0 $483,505 $1,991,301
Shire of Morawa $954,489 $533,841 $1,488,330 $392,567 $139,968 $0 $532,535 $2,020,865
Shire of Mount Magnet $1,233,700 $302,508 $1,536,208 $518,712 $85,944 $0 $604,656 $2,140,864
Shire of Mount Marshall $1,341,206 $813,380 $2,154,586 $453,523 $208,704 $0 $662,227 $2,816,813
Shire of Mukinbudin $795,252 $502,419 $1,297,671 $386,876 $128,169 $0 $515,045 $1,812,716
Shire of Mundaring $1,129,636 $935,647 $2,065,283 $557,559 $280,620 $0 $838,179 $2,903,462
Shire of Murchison $2,372,149 $810,761 $3,182,910 $998,722 $217,085 $0 $1,215,807 $4,398,717
Shire of Murray $738,964 $785,212 $1,524,176 $372,979 $232,939 $1,866,001 $2,471,919 $3,996,095
Shire of Nannup $653,179 $441,773 $1,094,952 $319,535 $120,885 $0 $440,420 $1,535,372
Shire of Narembeen $1,003,380 $757,011 $1,760,391 $451,582 $193,014 $0 $644,596 $2,404,987
Shire of Narrogin $1,181,516 $545,307 $1,726,823 $497,713 $142,506 $0 $640,219 $2,367,042
Shire of Ngaanyatjarraku $2,257,043 $880,777 $3,137,820 $1,343,932 $118,480 $693,333 $2,155,745 $5,293,565
Shire of Northam $1,798,288 $759,470 $2,557,758 $789,269 $179,760 $514,000 $1,483,029 $4,040,787
Shire of Northampton $1,214,962 $669,148 $1,884,110 $280,291 $173,134 $0 $453,425 $2,337,535
Shire of Nungarin $740,277 $298,176 $1,038,453 $353,965 $68,958 $0 $422,923 $1,461,376
Shire of Peppermint Grove $28,356 $18,631 $46,987 $14,309 $4,861 $0 $19,170 $66,157
Shire of Perenjori $1,211,016 $913,692 $2,124,708 $383,426 $126,924 $0 $510,350 $2,635,058
Shire of Pingelly $776,058 $337,538 $1,113,596 $326,628 $92,894 $0 $419,522 $1,533,118
Shire of Plantagenet $1,108,291 $826,811 $1,935,102 $260,871 $214,575 $0 $475,446 $2,410,548
Shire of Quairading $973,881 $539,055 $1,512,936 $431,940 $125,615 $0 $557,555 $2,070,491
Shire of Ravensthorpe $1,013,382 $683,717 $1,697,099 $373,628 $186,997 $800,000 $1,360,625 $3,057,724
Shire of Sandstone $1,240,519 $447,519 $1,688,038 $539,456 $103,156 $0 $642,612 $2,330,650
Shire of Serpentine-Jarrahdale $1,114,906 $1,018,537 $2,133,443 $492,437 $190,912 $300,000 $983,349 $3,116,792
Shire of Shark Bay $1,057,665 $452,670 $1,510,335 $541,634 $87,969 $0 $629,603 $2,139,938
Shire of Tammin $585,926 $265,016 $850,942 $297,893 $74,321 $0 $372,214 $1,223,156
Shire of Three Springs $612,206 $409,087 $1,021,293 $304,294 $132,480 $0 $436,774 $1,458,067
Shire of Toodyay $665,927 $493,253 $1,159,180 $280,519 $168,168 $0 $448,687 $1,607,867
Shire of Trayning $1,096,013 $432,626 $1,528,639 $411,009 $108,173 $0 $519,182 $2,047,821
Shire of Upper Gascoyne $2,355,989 $819,295 $3,175,284 $1,108,674 $323,093 $0 $1,431,767 $4,607,051
Shire of Victoria Plains $480,135 $495,580 $975,715 $226,403 $150,954 $0 $377,357 $1,353,072
Shire of Wagin $764,093 $457,936 $1,222,029 $341,574 $119,618 $0 $461,192 $1,683,221
Shire of Wandering $261,356 $206,431 $467,787 $85,058 $66,233 $0 $151,291 $619,078
Shire of Waroona $715,873 $363,972 $1,079,845 $321,572 $94,782 $0 $416,354 $1,496,199
Shire of West Arthur $540,114 $478,705 $1,018,819 $148,083 $124,251 $0 $272,334 $1,291,153
Shire of Westonia $848,017 $481,078 $1,329,095 $257,589 $122,280 $0 $379,869 $1,708,964
Shire of Wickepin $794,288 $492,655 $1,286,943 $298,721 $116,650 $186,001 $601,372 $1,888,315
Shire of Williams $294,097 $319,178 $613,275 $62,829 $80,117 $0 $142,946 $756,221
Shire of Wiluna $1,542,100 $808,907 $2,351,007 $607,147 $239,768 $0 $846,915 $3,197,922
Shire of Wongan-Ballidu $1,145,804 $751,148 $1,896,952 $420,892 $196,089 $0 $616,981 $2,513,933
Shire of Woodanilling $366,270 $291,324 $657,594 $201,831 $74,635 $0 $276,466 $934,060
Shire of Wyalkatchem $988,250 $421,338 $1,409,588 $428,563 $104,056 $0 $532,619 $1,942,207
Shire of Wyndham-East Kimberley $1,948,780 $1,002,620 $2,951,400 $951,150 $191,319 $360,000 $1,502,469 $4,453,869
Shire of Yalgoo $1,295,245 $505,736 $1,800,981 $646,398 $188,424 $0 $834,822 $2,635,803
Shire of Yilgarn $1,756,033 $1,309,029 $3,065,062 $682,016 $387,838 $0 $1,069,854 $4,134,916
Shire of York $650,205 $569,684 $1,219,889 $342,002 $159,080 $0 $501,082 $1,720,971
Town of Bassendean $280,558 $188,668 $469,226 $108,611 $59,594 $0 $168,205 $637,431
Town of Cambridge $494,533 $413,071 $907,604 $215,268 $70,876 $0 $286,144 $1,193,748
Town of Claremont $196,104 $96,388 $292,492 $70,800 $26,079 $0 $96,879 $389,371
Town of Cottesloe $151,871 $69,782 $221,653 $49,341 $36,312 $0 $85,653 $307,306
Town of East Fremantle $130,125 $66,667 $196,792 $61,545 $18,998 $0 $80,543 $277,335
Town of Mosman Park $156,531 $73,986 $230,517 $64,621 $23,800 $0 $88,421 $318,938
Town of Port Hedland $470,505 $676,435 $1,146,940 $175,605 $240,253 $103,333 $519,191 $1,666,131
Town of Victoria Park $672,755 $335,071 $1,007,826 $239,792 $97,362 $0 $337,154 $1,344,980
Totals $152,850,599 $99,311,690 $252,162,289 $64,158,684 $27,835,754 $9,269,094 $101,263,532 $353,425,821

The 2022-23 cash payment consists of the 2022-23 estimated entitlement and the adjustment created from the difference between the 2021-22 final entitlement and 2021-22 estimated entitlement.