About City of Melville

Learn about the Council, organisation, area, and more.

Celebrating 50 years of our City

On 3 May 2018 we are celebrating 50 years since the Shire of Melville officially became a City.

City of Melville War Memorial

The City of Melville and Applecross RSL held the ANZAC Commemorative and Dedication Service at the City's new War Memorial on Sunday, 24 April 2016.

Demographics, Statistics and Forecasts

Take a look at the City of Melville’s statistics and forecasts for population, demographics, economics and household profiles.

Suburb Boundary Map

The City of Melville is made up of 18 suburbs. The suburb map shows the boundaries for each suburb.

Suburb Profiles

Please select the profile for your suburb from the list below to read more about what makes your area a liveable community.

History and Heritage

Find out more about local history, museums, buildings and places of cultural significance as well as the City of Melville's crest.

Friendship Programs

The City of Melville's formal friendship arrangements.

City of Melville Management Team

The Management Team leads a dedicated and skilled workforce to ensure Council decisions are implemented efficiently and effectively.


The City of Melville has received a number of awards and accreditations in recognition of its accomplishments in a number of different areas.

City of Melville Profile

Welcome to the City of Melville, located on the Swan River in Perth, Western Australia, where a diverse and multicultural community enjoys a rich built and natural heritage, a blend of retail and business precincts, an abundance of opportunities for physical and social activity, open spaces and a unique natural landscape.