Mayor: Dick Gross
Sustainability is a core part of the City of Port Phillip community, and the Council has a range of strategies and plans that outline a sustainable future for the city. Their Act and Adapt: Sustainable Environment Strategy 2018-28 outlines the Council’s commitment to environmental sustainability and establishes a pathway that will assist to transition to a greener, cooler and more livable city. Read more about the City of Port Phillip’s strategies here.
The Global Covenant of Mayors for Climate & Energy is an international alliance of cities with a shared long-term vision of promoting voluntary action to combat climate change and transition to low-emission and resilient societies. The Global Covenant now includes over 9,130 cities from 120 countries, representing over 775 million people and 10.55% of the total global population, and is the largest global network of councils leading action on climate change.