FinPro News

First Edition Of ‘Rates In Review’ Released By ESC

June 16, 2015

The Essential Services Commission newsletter “Rates in Review” on Local Government Rates Capping & Variation Framework Review Newsletter is now available. Please see link below: Related Documents Rates-in-Review-1st-edition-Local-Government-Rates


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FinPro Professional Development Seminar – 28 May 2015

June 1, 2015

Over 250 FinPro Members attended the Seminar on the 28th May 2015 at The Centre Ivanhoe. A full agenda filled the day with discussion around Rate Capping, Asset Management, Year End Account Preparation and the MAV. For further details please see the Professional Development page on this website


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Launch Of Financial Management Leadership Development Program 2015

June 1, 2015

Mr Stephen Rowe, CEO Vision Super launched the 2015 Practical Local Government Financial Management Leadership Skills Program at the FinPro Seminar on the 28th May 2015. The Program is run by FinPro and proudly supported by Vision Super. Applications are now open for this exciting program which will run from 11 – 13 October 2015...


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Launch Of Victorian City Council Model Budget Guide 2015/16

March 31, 2015

The thirteenth edition of the Victorian City Council Model Budget Guide for the 2015/16 financial year was released by James Scott, Chairperson of the ICAA Model Budget Taskforce, on Thursday 26 February 2015 at the 2015 FinPro Professional Development Seminar. This edition of the Guide builds on previous editions in improving the usefulness of the...


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FinPro Seminar – 26 February 2015 Delegate Survey

March 30, 2015

Over 240 delegates attended today’s FinPro Seminar at Bayview Eden Melbourne. A fantastic turnout. In order to get a clear understanding of feedback from the seminar, and to ensure future seminars meet the needs of delegates, it would be appreciated if attendees could please complete the following short survey: The link is: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/finpro26feb2015


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FinPro Professional Development Seminar Thursday 26 February 2015

March 29, 2015

The first FinPro Seminar for 2015 will be held at Bayview Eden Melbourne on Thursday 26 February, commencing at 9.30am and concluding at 4.00pm. A copy of the program for the day as well as registration details is attached. For further information please contact Gabrielle Gordon, Executive Officer, FinPro on 0400 114 015 or via...


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LGV Launches Local Government Model Financial Report (LGMFR) At The FinPro Professional Development Seminar – 26 February 2015

March 10, 2015

At today’s FinPro Professional Development Seminar, held at Bayview Eden Melbourne, Daniel O’Shea, on behalf of LGV, launched the Local Government Model Financial Report for 2014/15. Daniel said “In response to the recent changes to legislation Local Government Victoria (LGV) have now completed the update of the Local Government Model Financial Report (LGMFR). Under the guidance...


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Join The Conversation…. Yammer

November 6, 2014

Do you have a question or would like to know how another Council is doing something? Join FinPro on Yammer. Yammer is an online website that allows interaction between members. You can ask your question and receive comments from lots of FinPro members…. not just the people you know. To access Yammer go to: https://www.yammer.com/finpro/...


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