The purpose of this online portal is for local governments to prepare their 2022 Compliance Audit Return (CAR) and submit to DLGSC.
Login to prepare your 2022 Compliance Audit Return (CAR).
Please refer to the following steps to start the CAR:
Please note the CAR is only able to be completed by one person. We recommend collating all your answers and documents required internally before beginning the process.
Queries relating to the 2022 Compliance Audit Return can be directed to DLGSC by emailing email@example.com
The Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries is currently transitioning to a new Smarthub program. The CAR Portal is a temporary portal until the new program is implemented.
While Smarthub is unavailable, to not impact on the method of submission of local government financial documents and statutory requests, please use the below emails to lodge your documents with the department.
Lodge documents with the department using the following email addresses:
Local governments will be advised of any changes to this process in due course.
Do not submit enquiries with this form.