Queensland’s finances

Total grants of around AUD32 billion (including those from the Australian Government) are expected to account for around 50 per cent of Queensland’s total government revenue in 2021-22.

The Queensland Government has released its 2021–22 State Budget.

Budgeted revenues 2021–22
AUD64 billion

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Budgeted taxation revenues 2021–22
AUD17 billion

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*Grants from the Australian Government are almost evenly split between general and specific purpose payments. General purpose payments include GST revenue grants, are ‘untied’ and used for both recurrent and capital purposes. Specific purpose payments are ‘tied’ and used to fund specific projects or programs in order to support service delivery and facilitate reforms.
#This comprises the taxes and levies listed in the budgeted taxation revenues chart.
Source: Queensland Government 2021–22 Budget.

Queensland Government’s open data

The Queensland Government is committed to making data accessible through the open data initiative. Below is a link to the Queensland State Budget, Budget Measures (Budget Paper 4) CSV file.