Sustainability and Environment Reference Group

About the Sustainability and Environment Reference Group (SERG)

The City’s Climate Change Strategy 2020-2030 acknowledges the shared responsibility of climate change and identifies the need for collaboration with the community, business, and other stakeholders. On the Thursday 9 November 2023, Council approved the establishment of the Sustainability and Environment Reference Group.
The SERG will provide strategic level input and advice to the City and Council in relation to sustainability, environment and climate change. This may include providing feedback on the development and review of strategies, strategic policies, programs, plans and reports.
The group will be supported by City staff and meetings will be held quarterly. The day and time of meetings will be agreed on once group membership is finalised.

Group Membership

Memberships consists of:
  • Three Elected Members
  • Two community representatives
  • Four community representatives with relevant qualifications or experience
  • Representatives from relevant organisations.

Expression of Interest

As a newly created group, we are taking expressions of interest to fill the six community representative positions. You must be a City of Cockburn resident to be eligible.

Please complete the EOI form by 4pm, Thursday 29 February 2024.

Sustainability and Environment Reference Group EOI Form

More information and contact

For more information about the Sustainability and Environment Reference Group, please contact the City of Cockburn's Sustainability and Environment team at [email protected] or on 08 9411 3444.




City of Cockburn
Whadjuk Boodja
9 Coleville Crescent,
Spearwood 6163

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

Office opening hours:
8.30am to 4.30pm
Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays)

Language Support

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, present and emerging.