COVID-19 update:

On Sunday 6 September 2020, the Premier announced Victoria’s COVID-19 roadmap to reopening. Many of the Stage 4 restrictions remain in place but there have been some slight changes. Find out more here.

Latest news

Stay informed with the latest news and important announcements from within Glen Eira City Council and around the municipality.

24 September 2020

Interim Protection Order: 15–17  Takapuna Street, Caulfield South

Under subclause 24(1) of the Glen Eira City Council Classified Tree Local Law (Local Law), I am satisfied that it is desirable to make an interim protection order in relation to the Camphor laurel (Cinnamomum camphora) tree (the tree) located at 15–17 Takapuna Street, Caulfield South Vic 3162.

21 September 2020

Social Distancing Support Program

Lady reading a book while drinking coffee

Youth Services’ Social Distancing Support Program aims to support young people through a climate that requires isolation as a means of community safety.

20 September 2020

Glen Eira — working together

We have teamed up with local radio station J-AIR 87.8FM to bring Glen Eira’s 153,000 residents — Glen Eira — working together.

08 September 2020

Council welcomes VCAT refusal of planning permit for development in Selwyn Street, Elsternwick

Glen Eira City Council welcomes the decision of the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (VCAT) to refuse a planning permit for a mixed-use development at 10–16 Selwyn Street, Elsternwick.

07 September 2020

Keep moving during lockdown


Don’t let the current exercise restrictions get in your way of keeping fit and healthy during lockdown.

03 September 2020

Public Notice: Making of the Classified Tree Local Law

Notice is given under section 119(3) of the Local Government Act 1989 (the Act) that, at its Council meeting on 1 September 2020, Glen Eira City Council (Council) resolved to make the Glen Eira City Council Classified Tree Local Law (the Local Law).

31 August 2020

Call-out for recipes for GE Melting Pot cookbook

The Glen Eira Multicultural Youth Network invites all culturally diverse young people to submit one of your family’s favourite meals to be shared in our upcoming GE Melting Pot cookbook.

26 August 2020

Community immunisation sessions advice

To ensure public safety and social distancing, all Council community immunisation session dates listed for this venue will now be conducted at the same time and day at Glen Eira Town Hall (corner Glen Eira and Hawthorn Roads, Caulfield) until further notice. We apologise for any inconvenience. We hope to see you and your family at a Council session at Glen Eira Town Hall soon.

24 August 2020

Free counselling for business owners

Free counselling for Glen Eira business owners and their staff is now available through Council’s Employee Assist Program (EAP).

21 August 2020

Public Notice: Special Council Meeting Tuesday 8 September 2020

In accordance with Rule 22(5) of the Glen Eira City Council Governance Rules (Section 60 of the Local Government Act 2020), a Special Council Meeting of Glen Eira City Council will be held at 7.30pm on Tuesday 8 September 2020. 

19 August 2020

New car parks to reduce parking pressure in Bentleigh and Elsternwick

More than 550 new spaces will be created for shoppers and commuters with plans underway for new multi-level car parks at the existing Oak Street/ Bleazby Street, Bentleigh and Stanley Street East, Elsternwick parking areas.

18 August 2020

Restarting your volunteer program in the COVID-19 world

Attention volunteer managers! Join our online workshop on how to restart your volunteer program in the COVID-19 world.