Finance for Non-Financial People

The LG Professionals WA Finance for Non-Financial People workshop will provide you with the essential financial skills for your role in local government.

Being able to clearly understand and analyse your financial performance will dramatically improve your decision-making and bolster your value within your local government.

The major areas covered in the workshop are:

  • An overview of the financial requirements for local government in WA
  • A brief explanation of Integrated Planning
  • An explanation of accounting concepts and term
  • A background to budgets
  • How to build a budget and what to watch out for
  • How to understand accounting reports and what to look for.

Who should attend?

The workshop is for people who are involved in the
sector who would like to improve their knowledge of
local government financial planning and reporting.

Where, when and how much?


Thursday 20 May 2021
Monday 13 September 2021


9.00 for 9:30 am – finish 4.00 pm


Trinity on Hampden
230 Hampden Road


Member: $305
Affiliate: $345
Young Professional: $360
LGWA Member: $360
Non-Member: $380

Local government members
Bronze: $345 | Silver: $325 | Gold: $305

* Click here to see if your local government is a Local Government Member. Please email for your local government member discount code.

 Event Program