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Finance 25 May 2021

Auckland Council passes $32 billion Recovery Budget

Auckland Council’s Finance and Performance Committee has strongly supported Mayor Phil Goff’s $31.8 billion Recovery Budget proposal, and the Budget will now be formally adopted by the Governing Body next month.

Finance 21 Apr 2021

Survey shows strong support for increased investment in critical infrastructure

A Colmar Brunton survey of more than 4000 Aucklanders has found 46 per cent support for Auckland Council’s proposed 10-year Budget, with 37 per cent of respondents opposed.

Finance 12 Mar 2021

Aucklanders continue to have their say on Recovery Budget despite Alert Level 3

Have your say events and webinars being run across the region. Check akhaveyoursay.nz/recoverybudget for events in your area. Consultation is open until noon, Monday 22 March.

Finance 5 Mar 2021

Aucklanders respond to Recovery Budget consultation

Aucklanders are having their say on Auckland Council’s Recovery Budget despite the snap Alert Level 3 lockdown.

Finance 1 Mar 2021

The Recovery Budget - Join a webinar or have your say online

Have your say on Auckland's 10-year Budget online and try our budget simulator website.

Finance 22 Feb 2021

West Aucklanders urged to have their say on the budget

Waitākere ward Councillors Shane Henderson and Linda Cooper say they need to hear West Aucklanders views on important topics that will shape the future of the West.

Finance 22 Feb 2021

Auckland’s Recovery Budget consultation confirmed

Auckland Council has adopted the Consultation Document for its 10-year Budget 2021-2031, with public feedback open from 12pm on 22 February until 12pm on 22 March.

Finance 16 Dec 2020

Auckland Council savings hit $95 million

Auckland Council delivered savings of $8 million in November, bringing the total saved so far to $95 million or 79 per cent of the 2020/2021 target of $120 million.

Mayor 1 Dec 2020

Recovery Budget proposal focused on COVID rebuild

Mayor Phil Goff today released the Mayoral Proposal for Auckland Council’s 10-year Budget.

Finance 17 Nov 2020

$2 billion value of savings over 10 years

Finance and Performance Chair, Councillor Desley Simpson, reflects on how finances have fared since amalgamation and highlights some significant achievements.

Finance 17 Nov 2020

Council increases savings by $9 million in October

Auckland Council records another $9 million of savings, bringing the total for the Emergency Budget to $87 million.

Finance 13 Nov 2020

Auckland Council's approach to interest rate hedging

Auckland Council's approach to interest rate hedging explained.

Mayor 12 Nov 2020

Auckland Council grapples with billion-dollar revenue challenge from COVID-19

The $450 million hole that COVID-19 has punched in Auckland Council’s finances this year could grow by a further $540 million by 2024, according to a new forecast.

Finance 2 Nov 2020

Auckland Council Group publishes its 2019/2020 annual report

Auckland Council Group has published its annual report for 2019/2020. The second year of the 10-year Budget 2018-2028, the group invested a record $2.6 billion in the city’s assets including $1.1 billion in transport infrastructure and $748 milli...

Finance 30 Oct 2020

Performance on track with Emergency Budget

Good progress has been made to meet the council’s savings target, made necessary due to the huge impact of COVID-19 - $75 million saving up to 30 September 2020 - 65 per cent of the 30 June 20221 target of $120 million.

Finance 18 Sep 2020

Council achieves $69 million in savings

Auckland Council recorded overall savings of $69 million up to the end of August and, despite the effects of COVID-19, has retained a record $2.6 billion capital investment programme.