City of Melbourne


Waste and resource recovery strategy 2030

The overall goal of this strategy is for a cost-effective and environmentally responsive waste and resource recovery system. The strategy is based on the principles of the circular economy and waste hierarchy.

Handbook for grassroots organisations helping people experiencing homelessness

This handbook is a framework for grassroots organisations to implement best practice approaches on standards, mandatory reporting, emergency and risk management planning and referral pathways to homelessness support agencies.

City of Melbourne arts strategy 2014-17: a creative city through the arts

The document outlines the City of Melbourne’s commitments in relation to the arts over the next three years. The commitments are intended to support Council’s vision for a bold, inspirational, sustainable and creative city.

Municipal composting schemes: international case studies

This report contains summaries of international examples of kerbside collection of compostables in urban environments. It was prepared as part of the CRC for Low Carbon Living project: Carbon reductions from composting food waste for food production – fitting recycling models to urban form.

Promoting high quality urban design outcomes in the central city and Southbank: synthesis report

The purpose of this report is to review the current Urban Design in the Capital City Zone policy and other mechanisms and processes that influence urban design outcomes in private development within the central city and Southbank, and propose a way forward to ensure a...