Our vision and values

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Greater Bendigo celebrates our diverse community. We are welcoming, sustainable and prosperous. Walking hand-in-hand with the traditional custodians of this land. Building on our rich heritage for a bright and happy future.


Council wants the community to continue to have reason to be proud of Greater Bendigo and will do this through:

  • Transparency – Information about Council decisions is readily available and easily understood

  • Efficiency and effectiveness – Council provides services based on evidence of need and demonstrates continuous improvement in the delivery of services

  • Inclusion and consultation – Council uses a range of engagement strategies to ensure community members can understand and take part in discussion that informs the development of new strategies and actions

  • Clear, decisive and consistent planning – In a rapidly growing municipality, Council undertakes to plan effectively for our long-term future

  • Respect for community priorities and needs – Council will advocate for improved services for community members and will consider community impact and feedback in the decisions it makes

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