ADVOCACY

Green Square a national sustainability leader

The City of Sydney’s fastest-growing neighbourhood has received national recognition as one of Australia’s most sustainable communities, according to a prestigious certification program.

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Funding infrastructure for a growing community

The City of Sydney will spend almost $200m in the next financial year on major infrastructure projects in the fast-growing Green Square neighbourhood, as well as improving parks and open spaces and environmental performance in City properties and facilities.

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Sydneysiders support plans for a 24-hour city

New rules allowing city centre businesses, shops and restaurants to trade late into the night could take effect from next month after Sydneysiders overwhelmingly backed a major overhaul of the city’s late-night planning controls.

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Breaking down barriers for Indigenous businesses

A new business accelerator program that will help Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander entrepreneurs start and grow their own businesses has been launched in Sydney.

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More than $1.4 million to help Sydney communities

A support program for vulnerable social housing tenants, educational workshops and free community festivals and events are among the latest projects to receive funding from the City of Sydney.

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The updated policy on busking

Sydney is a great busking city and we welcome the positive contribution which buskers make to our city. This section provides key information about busking in Sydney and surrounding suburbs.

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Sydney businesses sign up to our no plastics pledge

Industry leaders from the hospitality, events and property sectors came together to sign up to the Sydney Single-use Pledge.

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How Sydney can be part of the smart Asian century

5 minutes with Future Asia Business Summit keynote speaker, Simon Kuestenmacher.

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The 5 top priorities for our city’s future, according to Sydneysiders

Earlier in the year, we set out to speak to as many people who live, work, study in and visit our local government area as we could. We wanted to hear views from as diverse a group of people as possible to inform our updated strategic plan for Sydney.

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