Mans­field Shire’s 2015-16 an­nual re­port avail­able

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THE Mans­field Shire Coun­cil 2015-16 An­nual Re­port was ap­proved at the Oc­to­ber meet­ing of the Mans­field Shire Coun­cil.

The Mans­field Shire’s An­nual Re­port for the year July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2016 meets the re­quire­ment of the Lo­cal Gov­ern­ment Act 1989, for coun­cil to pre­pare an An­nual Re­port con­tain­ing:

(a) a re­port of its op­er­a­tions dur­ing the fi­nan­cial year;

(b) an au­dited per­for­mance state­ment;

(c) au­dited fi­nan­cial state­ments;

(d) a copy of the au­di­tor’s re­port on the per­for­mance state­ments;

(e) a copy of the au­di­tor’s re­port on the fi­nan­cial state­ments un­der Part 3 of the Au­dit Act 1994;

(f) any other mat­ter re­quired by the reg­u­la­tions. In ad­di­tion, the re­port pro­vides read­ers with: an over­view of Mans­field Shire as a mu­nic­i­pal­ity and as an or­gan­i­sa­tion; per­for­mance against the Coun­cil Plan 2013-17; ac­count­abil­ity through gov­er­nance re­port­ing.

The re­port also dis­cusses how coun­cil mon­i­tors the well­be­ing of the com­mu­nity through sus­tain­abil­ity re­port­ing, ie how coun­cil’s so­cial, eco­nomic and en­vi­ron­men­tal ac­tiv­i­ties im­pact the com­mu­nity.

The Mans­field Shire An­nual Re­port 2015-16 re­ports on the Mans­field Shire Coun­cil Plan 2013-17, in par­tic­u­lar the An­nual Busi­ness Plan and the Strate­gic Re­source Plan.

The An­nual Re­port is an im­por­tant doc­u­ment in the on­go­ing process of com­mu­ni­cat­ing with the Mans­field Shire com­mu­nity and stake­hold­ers.

In an ef­fort to re­duce the im­pact on the en­vi­ron­ment, lim­ited copies of the An­nual Re­port will be printed.

Res­i­dents will be en­cour­aged to view the An­nual Re­port on­line from coun­cil’s web­site.

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