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. 


2024 Budget

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. Below you can find important information related to the 2024 Budget.

Council will discuss the 2024 Operating and Capital Budget at the following scheduled meetings:

  • Presentation of the 2024 Capital Budget and Ten Year Capital Plan and any 2024 Staffing Requests for Information Purposes Only was presented at the All Committee Meeting meeting on Monday, January 15, 2024.
  • Presentation of the 2024 Draft Operating and Capital Budget to be presented at the Special Council meeting scheduled for Monday, February 5, 2024.
  • Final 2024 Operating and Capital Budget to be presented and discussed at the Administration/Finance/Fire Committee meeting scheduled for Tuesday, February 20, 2024, with an additional date set for Wednesday, February 21, 2024, if required.
  • 2024 Capital and Operating Budget to be ratified at the Council meeting scheduled for Monday, February 26, 2024.
  • A 2024 budget engagement survey was launched in the fall of 2023, allowing the public to share their thoughts regarding the 2024 budget online from September 26 to November 24.

2021 Budget

2021 Draft Operating and Capital Budget Report 

2021 Final Operating and Capital Budget

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. Contact us to request earlier statements than those listed below

2022 Financial Statement

2021 Financial Statement

2020 Financial Statement

2019 Financial Statement