Local governments play a critical role in the viability and vibrancy of local communities. Therefore, it is important for state and local governments to work together to address the sustainability challenges councils face.

This audit will be the fifth in a series of local government sustainability audits that we have undertaken. It will examine the sector’s progress in meeting its sustainability challenges.

Audit Objective

This audit will consider how effectively the sector has acted to address previous Queensland Audit Office findings and recommendations.

Who we might audit
  • Department of State Development, Infrastructure, Local Government and Planning
  • selected local governments.
Area of focus
Sustainable communities and environment
Parliamentary Committee
Housing, Big Build and Manufacturing Committee
Anticipated tabling: to be advised