Vision, Purpose and Values

Our vision, purpose and values guide the City’s future direction, to make Cockburn the best place to be.

Our Vision

Council’s vision:

 "Cockburn, the best place to be."

Our Purpose

Our purpose: 

"Support our communities to thrive by providing inclusive and sustainable services which reflect their aspirations."

Our Values

The City has three organisational values. They are:

  • We care deeply for our people, community and environment
  • We are empowered to be our whole selves and flourish
  • We foster innovation by being informed and collaborative.

We seek to have all employees conduct themselves according to these three values.  These values influence our workplace culture and assist our staff to deliver quality customer service.

Find out more about how the City achieves its vision by visiting the Corporate Strategic Planning page.



City of Cockburn
Whadjuk Boodja
9 Coleville Crescent,
Spearwood 6163

PO Box 1215, Bibra Lake DC,
Western Australia, 6965

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8.30am to 4.30pm
Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays)

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Cockburn Nyungar moort Beeliar boodja-k kaadadjiny. Koora, yeyi, benang baalap nidja boodja-k kaaradjiny.
Ngalak kaadatj dayin boodja, kep wer malayin. Ngalak kaadatj koora koora wer yeyi ngalang birdiya.

City of Cockburn acknowledges the Nyungar people of Beeliar boodja. Long ago, now and in the future they care for Country.
We acknowledge a continuing connection to land, waters and culture and pay our respects to the Elders, past and present.