2019 Budget

Oakville is committed to offering valued services and programs to residents and making strategic investments in community priorities. Each year the town’s annual budget is one of the most important tasks facing Town Council, and Council has directed staff to prepare a budget that keeps the overall tax increase in line with inflation.

We will be updating these pages throughout the 2019 Budget process so please visit often.

Budget process

Get involved. Be part of the process!

Budget process

Budget documents

Rates and fees Budget documents

Budget highlights

What are the town's priorities? Where does the town get its money?

Budget highlights

Budget basics

What are capital and operating budgets? How are municipal services funded?

Budget basics

2019 Budget documents released

Town staff presented Oakville’s proposed 2019 operating and capital budgets to the Budget Committee on December 11, 2018, achieving Council's direction to keep the total property tax increase in line with inflation. 

Review the news release for more details

Budget process

The final recommended budget will go forward to Council for approval on January 28, 2019. The public is encouraged to get involved by attending the Budget Open House or any of the Budget Committee and Council meetings this January.

Visit the 2019 Budget process page to learn more.

Budget Open House

Tuesday, January 8, 2019, 7 p.m.

Budget Committee and Council Meetings

Tuesday, January 8, 2019, 9:30 a.m.  – staff presentations
Thursday, January 10, 2019, 9:30 a.m. – public delegations
Thursday, January 10, 2019, 7 p.m. – public delegations

Approval of the 2019 Operating and Capital Budgets:

Tuesday, January 22, 2019, 9:30 a.m. – Budget Committee deliberations
Monday, January 28, 2019, 7 p.m. – Council approval

The open house and all Budget Committee and Council meetings take place at Town Hall, located at 1225 Trafalgar Road. Residents can also watch meetings via live stream on the town’s YouTube channel.