Projects and works
Discover the projects and works happening in our City.
Pay / Apply / Report
Find out about the broad range of services you can do online via My Port Phillip. You can apply for permits, make payments, request services and report issues.
Funds, grants and subsidies
Our grants programs offer funding to eligible groups, organisations and individual residents. There is a range of grants to help our community in different ways.
Find out about events happening in the City of Port Phillip using our event calendar.
Search for community groups and services in Port Phillip.
Find a venue
All our bookable venues in one place to compare and find the right venue for your event, meeting or activity.
Find parks and playgrounds
In Port Phillip, we have 353 hectares available for your leisure distributed over 169 public open spaces, with 11 kilometres of foreshore, 51 play spaces and 15 sports grounds.
News and media
Find the latest Council news, updates, public notices and media releases.
Meet your City of Port Phillip Councillors and Mayor. Elected for four-year terms, there are three municipal wards in the City with three elected councillors representing each ward.
About the council
Meet your Councillors, have a say on what matters to you, and discover the vision and strategies behind what makes the City of Port Phillip vibrant and creative.
The City of Port Phillip's services reach everyone in the municipality. From rubbish collection, tree planting and maintaining our beautiful beaches, to running libraries and helping keep your pets safe.
People and community
Information for the people and communities that come together to make Port Phillip a bold, caring and inviting city.
Planning and building
Carrying out building work can be one of the most exciting and important events to occur in your life. Whether you're building a fence, extending a house or demolishing for a new apartment block, you should check which permits and approvals you need.
State advocacy priorities
In 2022 there will be state and federal elections. Council has identified these projects as our advocacy priorities for these elections. We will be doing our best to secure funding to support these critical community project.
Federal advocacy priorities
Advocacy priorities for the 2022 Federal Election. We're working hard to advocate for these projects.
Council and committee meeting information including minutes, agendas, reports, times and details on how to ask a question, submit a petition and tune in from home.
Governance, performance and advocacy
Discover information on Council's governance processes, performance reporting and advocacy.
Who we are
Meet the councillors and find out how the City of Port Phillip is structured.
Tenders and public notices
Council's current tenders and statutorily required public notices are found here.
Events, venues and performers
The City of Port Phillip's vibrancy and location makes it a great place for events of all sizes. Find venues for commercial, community and private events, and discover the permits and resources you need for outdoor events, markets and busking.
Trees and vegetation
The City of Port Phillip's parks and gardens are maintained by contracted, service providers. Council officers oversee the contracts and ensure that sites are maintained to the highest horticultural and arboricultural standards, so that they remain a key feature of Port Phillip.
Arts and entertainment
Port Phillip is home to a diverse range of artists, entertainment and creative industries. From film to fashion, theatre to visual art, dance to videogames, craft and design to music. They are an essential part of the city's enduring character.
Sport and recreation in Port Phillip
We are committed to getting our community active and encourage you to explore the links below to find out what's available to you in Port Phillip. The City of Port Phillip Sport and Recreation Strategy 2015 - 2024 is now endorsed and ready for implementation.
Early views: Images from the Port Phillip City Collection