Asset Management Plans

Duration: Half day (1:00pm - 4:00pm)
Investment: $385 incl GST
Delivery: Face 2 Face & Webinar


Target Audience

CEOs, Asset Managers and Senior Finance Officers



This session has been developed to assist participants to reflect on experiences in preparing initial Infrastructure and Asset Management Plans and undertake future updates. It focuses on practical tips and traps based on Councils experiences in preparing useful and legislatively compliant plans. Its aim is to provide guidance on the development of practical framework strategies that have regard to source and data constraints to assist with asset management planning decisions.

Key Learnings

  • How to determine affordable service standards relevant to particular local circumstances
  • The need to base asset maintenance and renewal intervention points on minimising whole of life net economic costs and affordable service levels
  • How to manage mismatches between cash flow availability and cash flow need
  • The relevance or not of recorded depreciation for asset management planning
  • How to resolve conflicts between asset management planning projected needs and long-term financial planning constraints.


David Powell has over 35 years’ experience as a Chartered Accountant including 25 years in Big 4 accounting firms with 10 years as a partner.  He consults to clients in a range of industries on IT audit, risk management, internal audit, probity and corporate governance.  


Additional Information

Please select your preferred delivery method below.
To complement this training, you may be interested in attending: 
Preparing and Updating Long-Term Financial Plans
If you would like to attend both of the above full day sessions at a reduced rate (Preparing and Updating Long-Term Financial Plans & Preparing and Updating Asset Management Plans) please select: Preparing and Updating Long-Term Financial Plans & Preparing and Updating Asset Management Plans

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For further information about the content of this program or to enquire about having this program brought ‘In-House’ to your council or to a ‘Council Hub’ near you please contact LGA Training on 8224 2000 or at training@lga.sa.gov.au.