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.
Find out about events happening in the City of Port Phillip using our event calendar.
News and media
Find the latest Council news, updates, public notices and media releases.
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.
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.
Federal advocacy priorities
Advocacy priorities for the 2022 Federal Election. We're working hard to advocate for these projects.
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.
Multifaith network activities and events
Port Phillip Multifaith Network acitivies and events including citizenship ceremonies and Indeginous walking tours.
Early views: Images from the Port Phillip City Collection
Neighbourhood corner shops
Community Grants Program
The 2021/22 Community Grant round is now closed.
The Palais Theatre community reservations
Community Reservations at the Palais Theatre is a City of Port Phillip initiative to increase access to hire of the Palais Theatre, to groups that may not otherwise be able to utilise the venue due to hire costs.
Town Hall Hire Subsidy Scheme
The Town Hall Hire Subsidy Scheme supports local not-for-profit groups to hold a broad range of subsidised community events in our Town Halls.
COVID-19 Community Recovery Quick Response Grant Program
The COVID-19 Community Recovery Quick Response Grant Program supports our local service providers and community groups to support our most vulnerable and socially disconnected residents impacted by the pandemic and their access to participate in community life. This grant round is now closed.
Youth Access Grants Program
The Youth Access Grant Program is designed to increase access to recreational activities for young people 12 to 18 years of age in City of Port Phillip.
Love My Place Grants Program
The Love My Place grants program seeks to co-create with the Port Phillip community to bring activations, events and unique or experiential ideas to our public spaces.
Quick Response Grant Program
The Quick Response Grant Program are small grants available at short notice to eligible organisations and individuals throughout the year. The grants support the establishment and delivery of valuable services, programs, activities, and events to the City of Port Phillip community.
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.
Projects and works
Discover the projects and works happening in our City.