Council has a commitment to deliver new and improved services to the community.

This includes infrastructure works and projects, ongoing maintenance of our streets and parks, waste collection, recycling initiatives, public art projects and more.

Take a look at some of the work we are delivering and what we have achieved for our community in detail below.

20/21 Achievements 

Here's a snapshot of some of Council's key achievements for the 2020/2021 financial year.   Click through the images to take a look.

Read our Annual Report in full below. 

In 2020/21 Inner West Council: 

  • Received over 1900 applications and achieved our best median processing time since being established – a 79 day median
  • Invested over 72 million into capital works projects for our community 
  • Had over 1.9 million visitors to our Aquatic facilities  
  • Maintained over 104,000 library members 
  • Almost doubled our solar capacity on buildings 
  • Planted over 1200 new trees 
  • Gave away over $650,000 in grants to the community 

Latest reporting

Read our most recent reporting – the 2020/21 Annual Report (PDF 78.8MB) – to see how we are tracking.

Inner West Council Annual Report and financial statements 2020-21

The report, State of the Inner West - October 2021 (PDF 7.9MB), tracks Inner West Council's progress during 2018-21 in achieving the long term community vision outlined in the Community Strategic Plan – Our Inner West.

State of the Inner West report cover

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Page last updated: 25 Jan 2022