Latest news

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

16 May 2022

Labor announces pre-election funding commitments for Packer and Murrumbeena Parks

The Labor Party has confirmed two more pre-election funding commitments towards upgrades for Packer Park and Murrumbeena Park if they are elected to Federal Government this May.

16 May 2022

Notice of C218glen Planning Panel


The Glen Eira City Council has prepared Amendment C218glen to the Glen Eira Planning Scheme. Glen Eira City Council is the planning authority for this amendment.

12 May 2022

Council secures funding for Bentleigh Hodgson Reserve

Council has been successful in securing $500,000 towards the upgrade of Bentleigh Hodgson Reserve as part of the Victorian State Budget 2022–23.

11 May 2022

Council calls on organisations to adopt the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance definition of antisemitism

Glen Eira Town Hall

On Tuesday 26 April 2022, Council resolved to formally adopt and endorse the definition of antisemitism, including all International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) examples of contemporary antisemitism as an important tool in recognising and combatting manifestations of antisemitism.

09 May 2022

Have your say on our draft 2022–23 Budget

Council’s draft 2022–23 Budget, Financial Plan and Revenue and Rating Plan is now available for public comment until Friday 27 May 2022.

09 May 2022

Reminder pool or spa certificate of barrier compliance

If you have a pool or spa that was constructed on or before 30 June 1994, you need to lodge your first certificate of barrier compliance by Wednesday 1 June 2022.

09 May 2022

Coffee with a Cop

Coffee with a Cop

Glen Eira City Council, in partnership with Victoria Police, would like to invite residents to take part in the face-to-face session of Coffee with a Cop on Tuesday 17 May from 10am to 12pm at Fifth Chapter Café in Bentleigh.

06 May 2022

Liberal Party promise funding for electric vehicle charging stations

Glen Eira Mayor Cr Jim Magee, Member for Goldstein Tim Wilson MP and Cr Margaret Esakoff

Glen Eira City Council was pleased to this week receive two separate pre-election commitments for Electric Vehicle (EV) charging stations in Higgins and Goldstein electorates should the Liberal government be returned in May.

02 May 2022

Your say on the Elsternwick Cultural Precinct

Community engagement on the Elsternwick Cultural Precinct schematic designs is now open to the public. We’re inviting community members to review project concept plans and provide us with your feedback.

29 April 2022

Join the Glen Eira Asset Plan Citizens' Panel


How should we balance the cost and quality of our assets with the changing needs of the community?

28 April 2022

2022 Five-Star Safe Food Awards


District Brewer has been named Shop of the Year at Council’s 2022 Five-Star Safe Food Awards on Wednesday 27 April.

28 April 2022

Sue Pennicuik to join Glen Eira City Council

On Thursday 28 April 2022, the Victorian Electoral Commission (VEC) declared Sue Pennicuik duly elected to represent Rosstown Ward following the resignation of Cr Neil Pilling.