Hobsons Bay City Council's website has been designed to meet the accessibility needs of our community. Below are a list of features and conventions we have implemented to ensure that our residents can view our information easily and effectively. We are continuously striving to improve accessibility of our site and welcome feedback.

Accessibility Features

We are currently working on a project to make our site W3C Level AA compliant. 

A Larger Text version is available by clicking the "Larger Text" option located under the search box at the top right of each page.

PDF Downloads

We have attempted to keep PDF downloads to a minimum, however there are certain instances where PDFs are necessary. You can download Adobe Reader

If you have trouble accessing a document, please contact us on 9932 1000 or

Font Size

Different browsers undertake magnification in different processes, you can increase or decrease the font-size by using your preferred browser's in-built functionality. Details on how to increase the font size for Internet Explorer and Firefox are below.

Font Size - Internet Explorer (IE 7 and above)

To increase the font size in Internet Explorer (IE 7 and above)
1. Click on 'page' on the top right hand corner of your browser window.
2. Select 'text size'
3. Select your preferred size (largest, larger, medium, small, smallest)
4. The new font size will be applied to the Hobsons Bay City Council site.

Font Size - Firefox

To increase the font size in Firefox
1. Select 'Tools' from the menu bar
2. Click on 'Options'
3. Click on the 'Content' tab
4. Change the font to your preferred size and click 'OK'

Site map

View our site map.

Site Navigation

The design of the site is simple and easy to move around in. Our major services have been placed on the home page so that you can easily access the information that you require using the large menu drop downs.

Site index A-Z and search have also been included for those people who like to navigate a website in this way. The search facility allows for a simple search of all web pages and documents within the site. The site index A-Z has every page listed for users who might like to use this method of navigation.

Printer Friendly

A printer friendly button is available on the top right of each page of the website. Use this when you need to print a page.

Further Information

For more information call 9932 1000 or email