Multicultural Policy 2016-20


The Multicultural Policy 2016-20 represents Council’s commitment to celebrate local cultural traditions, promote respect for cultural diversity, and improve access to social, economic and civic opportunities.

The policy guides Council’s work in planning, capacity building, service and resource provision, partnerships and advocacy for local culturally and linguistically diverse communities.

The Multicultural Policy 2016-20 is complemented by a number of supporting documents, including a summary version (translated into nine community languages), consultation report, background paper and community profile poster.

For further information please contact Council’s Multicultural Community Development Officer on 9932 1000 or at


Multicultural Policy 2016-2020(PDF, 1MB)

Multicultural Policy 2016-2020 Summary(PDF, 275KB)

Snapshot of Hobsons Bays Multicultural Community(PDF, 109KB)

Multicultural Policy 2016-2020 Background Paper(PDF, 2MB)

Multicultural Policy 2016-2020 Consultation Report(PDF, 4MB)