Updated 8 October 2019

On the 8 October 2019, Council committed to applying an equity lens to its operations with the adoption of its first integrated social policy, ‘A Fair Hobsons Bay for All 2019-23’. The Policy strives to influence the social conditions for those who live, work, learn and play in Hobsons Bay and prioritises populations who may be more likely to experience disadvantage.

A copy of the policy is available from the Document Library on the right with further details available on Council's website by clicking here(External link).

Tell us what you think of Council’s draft A Fairer Hobsons Bay for All 2019-23

The draft A Fairer Hobsons Bay for All 2019-23 aims to improve equity across the community for those population that are most vulnerable. Consultations were held with community in 2018. This feedback has been used to shape the draft A Fairer Hobsons Bay for All 2019-23.

The vision of the policy is: A Hobsons Bay that enables equitable opportunities for the community to access resources, be valued, contribute and belong.

Through the action plan, the policy strives to influence the environments in which we live, work, learn and play in Hobsons Bay.

You can view the draft policy by clicking here or going to the document library (right). To provide feedback on this draft policy you can complete the form below, or get in contact with us (see contact us box, right).

For access to interpreters, you can contact Hobsons Bay Language line on: 9932 1212. We also have an Access and Inclusion Officer who can assist if you require support due to disability who can be contacted on: 9932 1000.

Feedback is open until 5pm, Wednesday 24 July 2019