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)

Clr Dylan Griffiths

Dylan Griffiths (Greens)

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: 14 Sep 2022