Sustainability Reporting

The City takes a strategic approach to sustainability, guided by an integrated reporting platform for sustainability. The City has a sustainability policy and strategy and produces an annual State of Sustainability Report based around a regularly updated action plan.

Sustainability in Cockburn

The City of Cockburn defines sustainability as:
"Pursuing governance excellence to meet the needs of current and future generations through an integration of environmental protection, social advancement and economic prosperity."

Sustainabilty Policy Review

The City has revised its Sustainability Policy and now seeks public comment on it's content.

What's changed?
The original policy contained six high level principles which have been expanded to 11 principles in the revised policy.

New principles
The 11 principles recognise the City's aspirations to show leadership and provide guidance on how staff and Elecetd Members can achieve sustainability outcomes in ares that Coucil has influence.

Have your say
Visit Comment on Cockburn to complete the survey or send an email to

Integrated reporting platform for sustainability

The City of Cockburn takes a strategic approach to sustainability and measures its progress through an integrated reporting framework.

Sustainability Policy

The Sustainability Policy is the City’s guiding document for sustainability. It outlines the City's overarching approach to sustainability across focus areas of governance, environment, society and economy.

Sustainability Strategy

The Sustainability Strategy 2017 - 2022 sets the City’s key objectives for sustainability, as well as outlining how the City will implement them.

Sustainability Action Plan

The Sustainability Action plan defines the key actions that staff across the City will take to achieve the objectives outlined in the Strategy.

State of Sustainability Report

The State of Sustainability (SoS) Report publicly tracks the City’s progress towards sustainability across four key areas Governance, Economy, Environment and Society.

More information and contact

Please contact the City’s Sustainability Officer for more information on 08 9411 3444 or at

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