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Victoria - Local Areas

  • Bass Coast Shire Council
    10 year Community Plan based on participation of over 1000 citizens
  • City of Greater Dandenong
    Community plan with detailed progress indicators, an ongoing ‘customer research’ panel from local citizens. Has begun a community survey on wellbeing priorities.
  • City of Port Phillip
    ‘Sustainable Community Progress Indicators’ developed with citizen participation.
  • Hume City Council
    Citizen based Social Justice Charter with local ‘social justice indicators’
  • Maribyrnong Council
    Developed a community plan: ‘Our Community’s Future’ which has involved 20,000 residents, incorporated in council plan 2003-2006.
  • Moreland Council
    Publishes detailed social, economic and environmental wellbeing indicators, three year plan with key goals and indicators based on community input, and a ‘Consultation Framework’.
  • Mornington Peninsula Shire Council
    Has developed a ‘Sustainable Peninsula’ strategic community plan, including community forums and progress indicators.
  • Northern Alliance for Greenhouse Action (NAGA)
    Is a network that shares information, coordinates emission reduction activities and cooperates on the research and development of innovative projects.
  • Nillumbik Shire Council
    Has established a ‘Community Planning Think Tank’ and a series of community planning workshops.
  • Surf Coast Shire Council
    Developing a Shire wide Community Plan, with separate township plan and wellbeing indicators informed by extensive community research and input.
  • Wyndham Council
    Produces a ‘Quality Community Plan’ with citizen involvement; progress and wellbeing reporting through a ‘Report Card’. Operates an ongoing Community Panel consulting with up to 500 local citizens on wellbeing issues.
  • Yarra Ranges Shire Council
    Has developed ‘Vision 2020 Community Plan’, a long term community based sustainability strategy integrating economic, social and environmental wellbeing goals.

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