Council Information

Find out about policies, local laws and view the Citys range of publications.


What's the role of your councillors

The City of Melville’s Council consists of 13 Elected Members, 12 Councillors and a Mayor, voted in by you – the people who live and do business in the area.

Ward Boundary Review Results

The City recently undertook a review of its Ward Boundaries and Elected Member Representation, with the Council resolving in February 2017 to retain a six ward structure, with modified boundaries along with two Councillors representing each ward and a popularly elected Mayor.

Hints on How to Make an Effective Submission

How to make an effective submission or comment as part of a City of Melville Community Consultation.

Public Interest Disclosure

Policy relating to Public Interest Disclosure


Council Policies at the City of Melville

Local Laws Files

A local law is a law adopted by a Council that reflects community needs and ensures the good rule and government of the area. Find out more about the City of Melville Local Laws

Local Government Elections

Local Government Elections for the City of Melville were held on Saturday, 21 October 2017.

Freedom of Information

The Freedom of Information Act 1992 gives the public a right to apply for access to documents held by the City of Melville providing openness and accountability to the public.

Financial Information