Action on Climate Change

Council is committed to achieving net zero emissions and is a member of the Cities Power Partnership. 

Climate & Sustainability Policy

In 2022 Council adopted a Climate & Sustainability Policy to support climate resilience and adaptation across the Shellharbour area. 


Zero Emissions Shellharbour Strategy 

Council has also prepared a Zero Emissions Shellharbour Strategy which defines our path towards achieving net zero greenhouse gas emissions for both Council and our community.

The Strategy contains the following targets as well as a series of goals to track our progress: 


Cities of Power Partnership

The Cities Power Partnership is Australia’s largest local government climate network, made up of over 175 councils. Founded by the Climate Council of Australia, the program recognises and supports emissions reduction projects by local councils who together are leading the way to a thriving, zero emissions future. 

Last updated : Tue 31 Jan 2023