Council's sustainability commitments include:
- Corporate Sustainability Policy ( PDF, 0.14 MB ) – a commitment to embed sustainability considerations into Council processes and decision making.
- Energy and Emissions Management Policy ( PDF, 0.16 MB ) – including Council's commitment to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions by 50% below 2007/08 levels by 2020.
- Climate Change Strategy ( PDF, 1.24 MB ) – a framework for delivering on climate action, including Council's emissions reduction target.
- Biodiversity Strategy ( PDF, 4.47 MB ) – a framework for managing the natural environment under the jurisdiction of Council.
- Sustainable Building Design Policy ( PDF, 0.03 MB ) - a commitment to lead by example and consider sustainability in the design of all Council buildings and renovation projects