Each year, the Town of Georgina passes a budget to determine how funds will be spent.
Media release - Georgina Council approves 2022 budget with zero per cent operating tax increase - Dec. 2, 2021
Media release - Town of Georgina releases 2022 draft budget with zero per cent tax increase - Oct. 27, 2021
Media release - Get involved in Georgina's 2022 Budget process - Aug. 30, 2021
2022 Budget documents
2022 Final Budget - Cover Page
2022 Final Budget - Summary
2022 Final Budget - Operations and Infrastructure
2022 Final Budget - Community Services
2022 Final Budget - Fire and Rescue Services
2022 Final Budget - Development Services
2022 Final Budget - Human Resources
2022 Final Budget - Corporate Services
2022 Final Budget - Deputy Chief Administrative Officer
2022 Final Budget - Chief Administrative Office
2022 Final Budget - Mayor and Council
2022 Final Budget - Library
2022 Final Budget - 10-year Capital - Reserves - Non-Program
2022 Final Budget - Staffing - Operating Initiatives
2022 Final Budget - Covid-19
2022 Final Budget - Capital Initiatives
Financial policies, plans and studies
Federal gas tax funding
Federal gas tax funding
Previous municipal budgets
Budgets from 2009 to 2021
Frequently asked questions
What makes up the budget?
A municipality’s budget is made up of two parts:
Operating – spent on running Town facilities, programs and services
Capital – spent on building and repairing Town infrastructure, including roads, pipes and buildings
What funds the budget?
To fund the operating and capital budgets in Georgina, annual revenues are generated. The main sources of revenue are property taxes, user fees and development charges.
Your property tax bill is divided between the Town of Georgina, York Region and the Province of Ontario for education. Georgina uses its portion of your taxes to pay for Town programs and services.
User fees and service charges
These are paid by residents and businesses when accessing certain services, such as recreation programs and permits.
These are paid by developers and are used to help fund capital projects such as roads, pipes and recreation centres.
What do my taxes pay for?
Where do my taxes go?
Your property taxes are used to fund programs and services at the Town, regional and provincial level.
- Animal services
- Fire and rescue services
- Georgina Public Library
- Licences and permits
- Infrastructure replacement
- Maintenance of Town facilities
- Municipal law enforcement and by-laws
- Office support and administration
- Parks, sports field and beaches maintenance
- Recreation and culture services
- Roads services
- Snow removal on local roads and sidewalks
- Town planning and development
- Waste collection
- Maintenance of main/major roads, sewers and bridges
- Public health services
- Regional planning and growth management
- Regional waste disposal
- Snow removal on regional roads
- Social assistance
- Social housing
- Traffic planning on regional roads
- York Regional Police
- York Region Transit and Viva services
Province of Ontario