Your City Budget

The City of Brantford recognizes that municipal budget decisions have a profound impact on the daily lives of residents. From garbage collection, to public transit, to the safety of our neighbourhoods, budgets sit at the heart of residents’ quality of life and the community’s future development. 

Your say on the City’s 2020 budget

Meaningful and effective public engagement improves the quality of decisions made, facilitates citizen understanding of issues and government processes, fosters respect for the views of others, and increases support, understanding and ownership of decisions made.

We have questions. You have answers.

What City programs and services are most important to you? Please take this opportunity to provide your feedback regarding the City's 2020 budget by completing the 2020 Budget Priorities Survey now open until November 13, 2019. 

2020 Budget Timetable

Meetings of the Estimates Committee to consider the City's 2020 budget will begin in Council Chambers at Brantford City Hall on November 18th, 2019. All meetings are open to the public. 

2019 City Budget 

On April 2, 2019, City Council adopted the 2019 City Budget resulting in a 2.29% tax increase to the average residential property, which is less than the past 10 year average residential tax increase of 2.61%. Following are the current 2019 adjustments, budget worksheet and final operating and capital budgets approved by Brantford City Council.