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Click LGFA USE OF DEBT PAPER to Print Introduction Councils that found themselves with the requirement for significant levels of debt in the 1980s and early 1990’s when interest rates were at historic highs, felt under pressure [...]
Click LGFA Q & A to Print Q Why does a council need debt? A Using debt, is an effective way to provide services and infrastructure without the need for dramatic rises in council rates and to [...]
Click LGFA HISTORY to Print LGFA History Back in 1981-82 the concept for a specialist financial body to service South Australian councils and prescribed local government bodies evolved primarily from the difficulties many councils experienced in accessing [...]