Whitehorse City Council

Community Development

Policies, Strategies & Plans

    Whitehorse Health and Wellbeing Plan 2017-2021
    pdf icon Whitehorse Health and Wellbeing Plan 2017-2021 (1.96MB)

    Whitehorse Council has endorsed its Whitehorse Health and Wellbeing Plan 2017-2021. The plan signifies an integrated approach to health and wellbeing planning for Council and considers diversity, disability, reconciliation, community participation, arts and culture, recreation, early years, youth and healthy ageing.


     

    Affordable Housing Policy 2010
    pdf icon Affordable Housing Policy 2010 (176.40kB)

    The Affordable Housing Policy guides Council’s activities to improve the availability of affordable housing across the municipality.


     

    Affordable Housing Discusion Paper – Housing Profile
    pdf icon Affordable Housing Discusion Paper – Housing Profile (574.90kB)

    Profile of the affordability and availability of housing in the City of Whitehorse.


     

    Community Grants Policy
    pdf icon Community Grants Policy (311.53kB)

    Policy that provides community-based not-for-profit organisations in the City of Whitehorse with funding support.


     

    Whitehorse Disability Policy and Action Plan


    People with a disability and/or mental illness are valued members of the Whitehorse community, with the same rights and responsibilities as all other community members. Whitehorse City Council recognises, however, that people with a disability and/or mental illness continue to experience barriers that may prevent the full realisation of their rights as equal members of the community. At the present time Council’s Disability Action Plan is being redeveloped.


     

    Diversity Policy and Action Plan 2012-2016
    pdf icon Diversity Policy and Action Plan 2012-2016.pdf (989.75kB)

    The plan provides a framework for the planning and delivery of Council services and initiatives that meet the needs of diverse communities in Whitehorse.


     

    Positive Ageing Strategy 2012-2017
    pdf icon Whitehorse Positive Ageing Strategy 2012-2017.pdf (2.79MB)

    Strategy that outlines Council's directions for service delivery to ensure the wellbeing of all older in the municipality.


     

    Whitehorse Reconciliation Action Plan 2016-2018
    pdf icon Whitehorse Reconciliation Action Plan 2016-2018 (696.51kB)

    The action plan outlines Council’s ongoing commitment to improving the health, social and economic outcomes for Indigenous people in Whitehorse.


     

    Whitehorse Responsible Gambling Policy 2011
    pdf icon Whitehorse Responsible Gambling Policy 2011 (181.73kB)

    The policy outlines Whitehorse City Council's position on electronic gaming machines within the municipality.


     

    Whitehorse Responsible Gambling Policy 2011 Appendicies
    pdf icon Whitehorse Responsible Gambling Policy 2011 Appendicies (2.90MB)

    Appendices that accompany the Whitehorse Responsible Gambling Policy.