Participatory Budgeting

Date uploaded:
23 May 2014

In this paper, local government expert Julie Davis reviews Darebin CIty Council's decision to adopt the process of 'participatory budgeting' whereby a panel comprised of residents will decide which projects in the municipality rates should be funded by council rates.

Other papers by Julie Davis
Changes to the Planning and Environment Act 1987
Contempt of an Order of the Tribunal (2014)
Contempt in the Tribunal
(May, 2014)
Councillor Misconduct
 (September 2014)
Councillor Misconduct: The final chapter? (2016)
Growth Areas Infrastructure Contribution
Legislation - Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal Amendment Act
Local Government Matters: Councillor Conduct/Misconduct
Local Government Update: Sack the Council! (2017)
Municipal Matters: Doctrine of Accretion (2015)
Municipal Matters; VPELA Review August 2015 (2015)
Noisy Neighbours (2016)
Restrictive Covenants - single dwelling (2014)
Review of the Local Government Act (2016)
VCAT Act - S.115B Order to Pay Fees (2014) 
When is a laneway a public highway? (2016) 

Read Julie Davis' expertise and experience.

Download PDF  (0.13 MB)