Advertising Rates

Advertising rate brochure 2021, read here

Target every Council in Australia by advertising in Local Government FOCUS. Eighteen copies are sent to all Councils. Total circulation 10,300.

* 2021 Advertising Rates

Size SamplesCasualx3 Bookingsx6 Bookingsx12 Bookings
Full Page - 370mm x 6col (265mm) $4,590 $4,100 $3,880 $3,640
Junior Page - 260mm x 5col (220mm) $3,050 $2,550 $2,420 $2,270
Half Page - 180mm x 6col (265mm) $2,540 $2,150 $2,020 $1,900
Quarter Page - 180mm x 3col (130mm) $1,440 $1,250 $1,150 $1,080
Eighth Page - 90mm x 3col (130mm) $790 $660 $640 $600
Business Card - 60mm x 2col (85mm) $370 $350 $310 $295
Front Page Strip - 50mm x 6col (265mm) $1,270 $1,120 $1,050 $975

* Prices include 10% GST. For full colour advertisements add 15% to the above rates.

Preferred Positions

MAIN ARTICLESFEATURE
Requested PageLoadingRequested PageLoading
Page 3 25% First Page 25%
Page 5 20% Third Page 20%
Page 7 10% Fifth Page 15%
Back Page 50% Any Other Page 10%
Any Other Page 10%    

 

Mechanical Data

TypeSize
Tabloid Size 405mm x 300mm
Print Area 370mm x 265mm
Column Depth 360mm
Columns per Standard Page 6 Columns
Standard Column Width 40mm
Gully 5mm

 

Advertising Deadlines

Editions Deadline Publication Dates
January January 7 January 15
February February 4 February 12
March March 4 March 12
April April 8 April 16
May May 6 May 14
June June 3 June 11
July July 8 July 16
August August 5 August 13
September September 2 September 10
October September 30 October 8
November October 28 November 5
December November 25 December 3