Asset Management Plans 2016 - 2026

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Have your say on our community's assets to ensure that our Asset Management Plans meet future community needs.

What are Asset Management Plans?

Council is responsible for the management of more than $524.5m worth of assets for our community. Asset Management Plans (Plan/s) are developed to assist Council in managing these assets to an agreed standard of service, and to meet the needs of current and future users.

Council has four Plans that outline what is required to meet these defined service standards over the next 10 years.

Each Plan focuses on a distinct class:

buildings - such as the

Have your say on our community's assets to ensure that our Asset Management Plans meet future community needs.

What are Asset Management Plans?

Council is responsible for the management of more than $524.5m worth of assets for our community. Asset Management Plans (Plan/s) are developed to assist Council in managing these assets to an agreed standard of service, and to meet the needs of current and future users.

Council has four Plans that outline what is required to meet these defined service standards over the next 10 years.

Each Plan focuses on a distinct class:

buildings - such as the library, community centres and sport facilities.

open space - parks, playgrounds, bins, street furniture and lighting.

stormwater - drains, culverts and stormwater pits.

transport - footpaths, roads, kerbs and traffic control devices.


The Plans are Council's approach to managing our community's assets and include service levels, proposed funding requirements, forecasts of community needs, renewal and upgrade cycles and maintenance Plans.

Why are you consulting me?

The existing Plans are being revised, and Council is seeking your opinion on the current state of our community's assets, and how they are managed.

This feedback will be used to ensure that the future service levels and funding proposed for each of our asset classes is appropriate.

The revised AMPs

The existing Plans have been reviewed based on the management history of the assets and community satisfaction feedback from the November 2015 Annual Community Survey.

Your opinion will also inform the Plans to ensure that they deliver in line with community needs into the future.

What about the financial implications?

The financial implications of managing assets to achieve current and future service levels for the next 10 years - through renewal, upgrade and maintenance - are also defined within the Plans.

A summary of the proposed investment required to achieve these service levels is shown below. More detail on each asset class can be found within the Plan documents.

Where can I find copies of the Plans?

The four draft Plans (buildings, open space, stormwater and transport) and a Summary Information document are available in the Document Library (top right hand corner of this screen) and for viewing at the Civic Centre.

How can I have my say?

There are many ways to contribute to the Plans and give your opinion of the quality and management of community assets:

  • Complete the survey below.
  • Email burnside@burnside.sa.gov.au.
  • Write to Bernie Auricht, City of Burnside, Reply Paid 9, Glenside SA 5065.
  • Phone Bernie Auricht on 8366 4200.

You can also comment on the draft Plan documents using the 'Other Comment's section of the survey.

Please provide your feedback to Council by 5 pm Friday 21 October 2016.

What happens next?

Council will consider the results of the community consultation and look to formally endorse the revised Plans at a Council Meeting in November 2016.

I want more information

For more information contact Council's Strategic Community Engagement Officer, Bernie Auricht on 8366 4200.


The current condition of the City of Burnside assets is shown below.
  • Please complete this survey by 5 pm Friday 21 October 2016.

    Please complete this survey by 5 pm Friday 21 October 2016.

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