Council's Environmental commitment

The City of Stonnington is committed to a sustainable future for our city.

Environment is one of the four pillars of the Council Plan 2017-2021 and includes strategies to:

  • improve local biodiversity and open space
  • manage and use resources efficiently; and
  • support the community to respond to emerging environmental issues.

Sustainable Environment Strategy 2018–2023

Together with the community, the City of Stonnington is working towards creating a healthy and sustainable city for future generations. Sustainable-Environment-Strategy-2018-2023.jpg

The Sustainable Environment Strategy 2018-2023 outlines a path towards a sustainable future for the municipality. The strategy outlines how Council will deliver against objectives set for its own operations, it also outlines how it will lead, engage and collaborate with others along the way. To achieve the objectives in this document, Council continues to call on strong collaboration from all levels of government, the private sector and the community.

The outcomes of the strategy will be achieved through five strategic priority areas:

  1. Climate change and energy(PDF, 615KB)
  2. Resources and waste management(PDF, 552KB)
  3. Integrated water management(PDF, 395KB)
  4. Urban environment(PDF, 568KB)
  5. Education, engagement and collaboration(PDF, 294KB)

Download the Sustainable Environment Strategy 2018-2023(PDF, 6MB)

Download the Sustainable Environment Strategy 2018-2023 - Strategic Action Plan(PDF, 725KB)

Sustainability Snapshot

Our progress in influencing key local environmental issues and achieving the goals of the Sustainable Environment Strategy is reported each year through our annual Sustainability Snapshot.

Snapshot 2018-2019

Snapshot library 

Sustainability Sanpshot 2018-2019(PDF, 12MB)

Sustainability Snapshot 2017-2018(PDF, 9MB)

Sustainability Snapshot 2016-2017(PDF, 3MB) 

Sustainability Snapshot 2015-2016(PDF, 3MB)

Sustainability Snapshot 2014-2015(PDF, 9MB)

Sustainability Snapshot 2013-2014(PDF, 4MB)

Sustainability Snapshot 2012-2013(PDF, 962KB)