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The Finance Division is primarily responsible for the development and preparation of the City of Novato's annual operating budget and Capital Improvement Program budget.

The City of Novato adopts its budget each June for the following fiscal year, which runs from July 1 to June 30. The budget, while a financial document, is also an important policy document, outlining the City Council’s priorities for the upcoming year and showing where the City's funds will be allocated.

Fiscal Year 2020/21 Budget Process Overview

The City budget process for the 2020/21 fiscal year began in January 2020 and will include a community workshop on Saturday, March 28. Additional workshops will be held during regular City Council meetings and public comment will be taken. These meetings are listed in the side panel.

Fiscal Year 2020/21 Online Survey now available

Fiscal Year 2019/20 Adopted Budget

Budget in Brief Fiscal Year 2019/20 

Adopted Budget Fiscal Year 2019/20 

Pie chart of general fund revenues by category

Pie chart of general fund appropriations by category

Pie chart of general fund appropriations by function

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