Mayor and councillors

Inner West Council has 15 councillors. The Inner West Council area is divided into 5 wards (3 councillors per ward).

Local Government elections were held on 4 December 2021.

The Declaration of Results for the election of all Councillors is provided below:

The Result of all ward councillors declared by the Returning Officer (PDF 1.5MB)

At the inaugural meeting of the newly-elected council on 29 December 2021, the councillors selected Councillor Darcy Byrne as Mayor and Councillor Jessica D'Arienzo as Deputy Mayor.



Baludarri Ward (Balmain)

Clr Darcy Byrne

Mayor – Darcy Byrne (Labor)

02 9335 2157

Damun Ward (Stanmore)

Clr Pauline Lockie

Pauline Lockie (Independent)

0434 690 544

Djarrawunang Ward (Ashfield)

Gulgadya Ward (Leichhardt)

Clr Philippa Scott

Deputy Mayor – Philippa Scott (Labor)

Read about Philippa here

Midjuburi Ward (Marrickville)

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Page last updated: 01 Jun 2023