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The Township of West Lincoln provides a responsible and balanced approach to budgeting and managing municipal finances. Once the annual budget is approved, Council receives monthly financial updates from staff, and at the completion of the year, the Township’s finances are audited by an independent firm. 


2021 Budget

The following dates have been set aside for 2021 Budget Discussion:

  • Tuesday, February 16th, 2021 at 6:30 pm - Preliminary 2021 Draft Operating and Capital Budget and Ten Year Capital Plans to be presented at the Administrative Committee Meeting.
  • Monday, March 1st, 2021, at 6:30 pm - Budget to be presented at a Special Council Meeting with an additional date set for Tuesday, March 2nd at 6:30 pm, if required.
  • The public may participate in these meetings via ZOOM as attendees or alternatively as a panelist by contacting the Deputy Clerk, Jessica Dyson at by 4:30 pm on the day of the meeting.

  • The 2021 Draft Operating and Capital Budget Report outlines the resources that are required to support Township services and planned capital projects.

The Township is committed to a transparent budget process and to providing information in an easy to understand format. OpenBook presents budget data using charts, tables, graphs and maps.

At the March 1st, 2021 Special Council Meeting the 2021 Final Operating and Capital Budget was approved, resulting in a general levy of $8,130,140 to support a $18.6 million Operating Budget and a $5.9 million Capital Budget.

Below you can find important documents relating to previous budget years. Select a year to learn more.

2020 Budget

2020 Budget News Release

2020 Final Budget Presentation

2020 Final Budget Report

2020 Budget Open House

2020 Preliminary Budget Report

2019 Budget

2019 Budget News Release

2019 Final Budget Report

2019 Preliminary Budget Report

2018 Budget

2018 Budget Binder Notes

2018 Budget Binder

2018 Final Budget Report

2018 Budget Open House

2018 Preliminary Budget Report

Notice 2018 Budget Presentation Adoption Schedule

2017 Budget

11-07-16 Special Council - Draft Budget

2017 Budget Information Report for Council

2017 Budget Open House

2017 Budget Binder

2017 Water and Wastewater Budget

2017 Final Budget Report

2016 Budget

2016 Budget Information Report for Council

March 21st 2016 Budget Presentation to Council

2016 Budget Open House

2016 Detailed Budget

2016 Draft Operating and Capital Budget Information Report

2016 Ten Year Capital Plan

RFD-T-05-16 2016 Budget

2016 Budget Process and Schedule

Financial Statements

Below you can find the Township's Annual Financial Statements.

2019 Financial Statement

2018 Financial Statement

2017 Financial Statement

2016 Financial Statement

2015 Financial Statement

2014 Financial Statement