Draft Sustainable Environment Strategy

Community consultation on the draft Sustainable Environment Strategy 2018–2023 has now ended.The strategy is being finalised and endorsement will be sought from Council in September.

The key objectives of the strategy are to:

  • demonstrate Council’s commitment to sustainability
  • improve Council’s own environmental performance and practices
  • guide Council decision-making and activities
  • integrate sustainability into the planning and delivery of Council infrastructure, services, facilities and planning functions
  • mitigate the impact of and adapt to climate change
  • protect and enhance the local natural environment and biodiversity, and
  • support and inspire the community to adopt sustainable practices and work together towards a more sustainable future.

The outcomes of the strategy will be achieved through five strategic priority areas, each of which has a number of strategic objectives:

  1. Climate change and energy
  2. Resources and waste management
  3. Integrated water management
  4. Urban environment
  5. Education, engagement and collaboration

For further information, please contact the Sustainable Environment Unit on 8290 2061 or email environment@stonnington.vic.gov.au

Community consultation on the draft Sustainable Environment Strategy 2018–2023 has now ended.The strategy is being finalised and endorsement will be sought from Council in September.

The key objectives of the strategy are to:

  • demonstrate Council’s commitment to sustainability
  • improve Council’s own environmental performance and practices
  • guide Council decision-making and activities
  • integrate sustainability into the planning and delivery of Council infrastructure, services, facilities and planning functions
  • mitigate the impact of and adapt to climate change
  • protect and enhance the local natural environment and biodiversity, and
  • support and inspire the community to adopt sustainable practices and work together towards a more sustainable future.

The outcomes of the strategy will be achieved through five strategic priority areas, each of which has a number of strategic objectives:

  1. Climate change and energy
  2. Resources and waste management
  3. Integrated water management
  4. Urban environment
  5. Education, engagement and collaboration

For further information, please contact the Sustainable Environment Unit on 8290 2061 or email environment@stonnington.vic.gov.au