Plans & Strategies
The City is guided by a number of strategy and planning documents, endorsed by the Council.
Economic Development Strategy
The Economic Development Strategy 2013-2016 aims to facilitate economic growth and investment and build more sustainable, liveable and prosperous local communities. The vision is for the City is to have a more mature and diversified economy which enhances the quality of life for residents and visitors to the City. The Strategy is based on the four key areas of economic development leadership and facilitation, urban place making and revitalisation, marketing and promotion, and strategic property management.
Asset Management Plan
The Asset Management Plan 2013-2023 identifies responsibilities, maintenance standards and inspection regimes required to manage civil liability. It must also demonstrate that the City, as the asset infrastructure authority, is responsibly managing the assets under its control.
Disability Access and Inclusion Plan
The City of South Perth recognises that people with disability, their families and carers comprise a significant and important part of the community. The Disability Access and Inclusion Plan 2012-2016 ensures that the City will actively create a place where all people feel welcome and where the diverse needs and aspirations of all people are respected equally.
Aboriginal Engagement Strategy
The Aboriginal Engagement Strategy was developed by a working group made up of Aboriginal/Noongar community representatives, community members and City staff. The City’s Aboriginal Engagement Strategy was endorsed by Council in March 2013. This living and working document is being implemented by the City and community to assist in ‘closing the gap’, and to build on relationships between Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal people within our community.
Community Safety and Crime Prevention Plan
The City of South Perth aims to provide a safe, welcoming and enjoyable City for both residents and visitors. The Community Safety and Crime Prevention Plan 2015-2018 aims to build social cohesion and community connections to enhance the sense of safety.
The City of South Perth commissioned Luxmoore Parking and Safety Consultants to develop a City-wide Parking Strategy to provide a long-term plan for the provision and management of parking within the City. The Strategy provides a parking framework over the next 15 years to assist in achieving the City’s goals in relation to travel demand management and sustainable transport, to ensure the existing road network amenity is maintained and improved.