Mayor and Councillors

On Saturday 9 September 2017 an election was held to elect 15 councillors to represent Inner West Council. The Inner West Council area is divided in to 5 wards (3 councillors per ward)

At the Extraordinary Council Meeting on 21 September, the councillors elected Councillor Darcy Byrne as Mayor for a term of 2 years and Councillor Julie Passas as Deputy Mayor for a term of 1 year. The Deputy Mayor will be elected annually and the next mayoral election will be held in September 2019.

The contact details for councillors are shown below: 

Mayor Clr Darcy Byrne Balmain WardMayor, Clr Darcy Byrne – Balmain Ward
9392 5900
Read about Darcy here



Deputy Mayor Clr Julie Passas Ashfield WardDeputy Mayor, Clr Julie Passas – Ashfield Ward
0419 206 855
Read about Julie here



Clr Marghanita Da Cruz Leichhardt WardClr Marghanita Da Cruz – Leichhardt Ward
0490 788 943
Read about Marghanita here



Clr Mark Drury Ashfield WardClr Mark Drury – Ashfield Ward
0448 722 942
Read about Mark here



Clr Colin Hesse Marrickville WardClr Colin Hesse – Marrickville Ward
0401 719 124
Read about Colin here


Clr Sam Iskandar Marrickville WardClr Sam Iskandar – Marrickville Ward
0421 494 515
Read about Sam here


Clr Tom Kiat Ashfield WardClr Tom Kiat – Ashfield Ward
0403 491 018
Read about Tom here


Clr Pauline Lockie Stanmore WardClr Pauline Lockie – Stanmore Ward
0434 690 544
Read about Pauline here



Clr Victor Macri Marrickville WardClr Victor Macri – Marrickville Ward
0408 219 260
Read about Victor here



Clr Lucille McKenna Leichhardt WardClr Lucille McKenna OAM – Leichhardt Ward
0408 629 888
Read about Lucille here



Clr Rochelle Porteous Balmain WardClr Rochelle Porteous – Balmain Ward
0418 213 054
Read about Rochelle here



Clr Vittoria Raciti Leichhardt WardClr Vittoria Raciti – Leichhardt Ward
0481 910 660
Read about Vittoria here



Clr John Stamolis Balmain WardClr John Stamolis – Balmain Ward
0408 448 285
Read about John here



Clr Louise Steer Stanmore WardClr Louise Steer – Stanmore Ward
0490 788 418
Read about Louise here



Clr Anna York Stanmore WardClr Anna York – Stanmore Ward
0435 656 772
Read about Anna here


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