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The Local Government Finance Professionals Association of Queensland (LGFP) represents the financial and accounting professionals in Queensland Local Government. It was originally formed in 1980 as the Local Government Accountants Association of Queensland (LGAA). In 2011 at the AGM, the decision was made to change the name to better reflect the work undertaken by members in Queensland local government.

The Association provides a forum for members to discuss the various problems which arise in carrying out the requirements of the Local Government Act, other the Local Government financial requirements, and other matters of common interest within Local Government.  The flagship event of LGFP is the 3-day Annual Conference which is held each year to allow officers to discuss contemporary issues and learn from experts and peers. 


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LGFP Masterclass 2016 22 November Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort and Spa, Gold Coast

LGFP Annul Conference 2016
Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort and Spa, Gold Coast

Commences evening of 22 November and goes through to Friday 25 November. 

Information for sponsors 2016

Conference Registration Form

Masterclass Registration Form

Support the sponsors of the 2016 Conference.  Download the sponsor list here.
Support the sponsors of the 2015 Conference.
Download the sponsor list here

Annual General Meeting

November 2016

The 2016 AGM will be held at the Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort and Spa on 24 November 2016 at 5pm.

The minutes from the 2015 November AGM are available for your reference.          

The minutes from the 2014 November AGM  are available for your reference.



The Local Government Finance Professionals Qld are seeking nominations for the 2016 Local Government Finance Professional of the Year.

The "Dedication to Local Government and Council" Award will be made at the annual conference to be held in November at the Marriott Gold Coast. Please use the form to nominate.

Newsletters are sent to those on the contact list.  To be added to the contact list email admin@lgfp.org.au  

More than 50 delegates from 35 Councils attended the LGFP CFO and Finance Managers Forum held in July.                 

Rebecca Cull, Toowoomba Regional Council wins 2015 LGFP Finance Professional of the Year

Over  100 delegates attended the LGFP Master Class, Aligning Asset Accounting and Asset Management at the Gold Coast 24 November 2015.
Over 250 delegates attended the LGFP Annual Conference Moments of Brilliance Unlock Your Potential which was held on the Gold Coast 25 - 27 November 2015







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