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Local Government National Reports

The information in these reports include an overview of the operation and performance of local government from a national perspective. Over the years these reports have become an important source of information for those working in the sector and for researchers and others wishing to better understand how local government operates in Australia.

Latest edition

2018–2019

Previous editions

2017–2018

2016–2017

2015–2016

2014–2015

Previous editions of the Local Government National Reports are available from the Australian Government Web Archive.

Last Updated: 12 February, 2021