The Town's budget represents a fiscally responsible and balanced financial plan, enabling the Town to respond to the needs of its customer using a limited resource of funds.

Why do we budget? Why is it important?

The purpose of the budget is to:

  • To meet the legal requirement.
  • To establish spending and income-raising authority.
  • To establish a work program for the fiscal year (objectives) and present it to the public.
  • To manage and control resources and their use.
  • To assure the proper mix of costs and services.
  • To assure the most effective and efficient use of available resources.
  • To set the tempo and direction of the town government.
  • To prioritize policies and objectives.
  • To link dollars with results.

Contacts and Meetings

Contact Us
  • Adriana Burnett
    Director of Finance
  • Stephen G. Riley Municipal Complex
    1 Town Center Court
    Hilton Head Island, SC 29928
  • Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am - 4:30 pm