Publications and updates

Publications and updates

Keep in touch

Keeping residents, businesses, vistors and the media informed is an important responsibility of the City.

Annual report

Our yearly report details our performance against targets as well as a variety of other significant reports.

Integrated planning and reporting

Corporate and strategic plans describe our important activities and how we set out to achieve these. 

Environmental plans and reports

Publications that help to illustrate how we're contributing to a more sustainable future.

Open data portal

Connect with our open data portal where the community can access the City's ever-growing range of datasets.

CityTalks series

CityTalks are our flagship series of events that engage key federal, state and local stakeholders on significant issues at the global, national and city level.

Sydney City News

Sydney City News is distributed to residents and businesses throughout the City.

Email newsletters

You can subscribe to one of many City e-newsletters such as City of Sydney News, City Talks, DA listings, our community centres and libraries, What's On, Sydney Cycleways and Sydney Your Say, our community consultation hub.


Majority of City residents satisfied with their life overall
The City of Sydney’s 2018 wellbeing survey found 79% of residents were satisfied or very satisfied with their life on the whole.

It’s time to extend our reality: Amy Peck talks XR
We caught up with the visiting tech entrepreneur who’ll present a free City of Sydney talk on all things extended reality.

In pictures: Sydney’s newest library opens in Darling Square
Playful architecture, innovative design, a makerspace, dinosaurs and of course books, there’s plenty to explore at Darling Square Library.

3 locals shaking up Sydney retail
Shifting business thinking paid off for these retailers.

Extreme weather and catastrophic fire danger
We ask Sydneysiders to take care and prepare for forecast conditions.

Celebrate summer at our free aquatic centre open days
Sydneysiders can enjoy a free dip at the City of Sydney’s swimming pools on Saturday 7 December.

Helping city wildlife survive extreme heat
These 3 small things can really make a difference.

The incredible fix below Green Square that’s saving life above it
How eliminating flash-flooding enabled the biggest urban renewal project in 100 years.

What a stranger’s guide to Sydney looked like 158 years ago
James Waugh’s discerning descriptions provide a glimpse of Sydney life in 1861. Here are our favourite must-see sites from the city’s past.

City support for the Australian Paralympic team
We’re helping the athletes fly to Tokyo and compete in the 2020 Paralympic Games.

Last updated: Thursday, 23 August 2018