Sustainability at Council

Whitehorse City Council declared a Climate Emergency on 12 September 2022. Climate change action is a key focus for Council and our work is guided by Council’s Sustainability Strategy and Climate Response Plan.

Council’s commitments to long term sustainability outcomes, including reductions in emissions, are outlined in the Whitehorse City Council Sustainability Strategy (2016 – 2022) ( PDF 4.54MB)

Reducing Council's Impact on Climate Change

Energy Performance Contract (EPC)

$2 million worth of fast-tracked energy efficiency upgrades will be installed at Council buildings over the next two years.

Solar panels on Eley Park Community Centre