LGANT Media Release - Indexation Of Financial Assistance Grants

Find the recent media release from the Local Government Association of the NT relating to ALGA President Troy Pickard’s comments on the freezing of Financial Assistance Grants (FAGs) indexation at the National General Assembly of Local Government.

At the recent national conference in Canberra, Mayor Pickard urged the Federal Government to restore the indexation of FAGs as soon as possible. The decision has now put Local Governments in a position where they are faced with the tough decision of cutting back on essential services.

Read the full media release here.