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Operating Budget

City Council members met as Finance Committee from November 19-24, 2018 to debate and recommend a four-year operating budget for the City of Lethbridge. The 2019-2022 Operating Budget received final approval from City Council on December 10, 2018. Stay tuned for the final operating budget document.



View the 2019 - 2022 Draft Operating Budget


The budget is organized by type of operation (tax-supported and utility-funded operations) with each operation considered a separate budgeting and accounting entity.  Amounts are budgeted and reported along departmental/program lines, with accountability and authority for budgetary approval, amendments and actual disbursements resting jointly with the business unit leader, the City Manager, and City Council.

 Operating Budget Archive:

2015 - 2018 Operating Budget
2012 - 2014 Operating Budget
2009 - 2011 Operating Budget
2006 - 2008 Operating Budget