In the year ended June 2010:
- Local authorities' government finance statistics (GFS) net operating balance (revenues less expenses) rose to $0.8 billion, up from $0.7 billion in 2009.
- Local authorities' revenue was $8.1 billion, up from $7.6 billion in 2009.
- Local authorities' expenses were $7.3 billion, up from $6.9 billion in 2009.
- The $1.0 billion borrowing position in 2010 was $0.1 billion less than the position a year earlier, which exceeded $1.1 billion.