Know Your Council – Stonnington City Council

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The City of Stonnington is located in Melbourne’s inner south-eastern suburbs, a short distance from the centre of Melbourne and alongside the Yarra River.

Covering an area of 25.62 square kilometres, the City stretches from Punt Road in the west to Warrigal Road in the east and is bounded by the Yarra River / Gardiners Creek to the north and Dandenong Road to the south.

The City is primarily a residential area, with some commercial, industrial, office and institutional land uses. The Chapel Street Precinct is home to a vibrant entertainment area which attracts both residents and visitors to the municipality.

Stonnington is home to 16,807 businesses, contributing significantly to the city’s vibrancy and prosperity. The industry sectors that contribute most significantly to Stonnington’s growing economy are professional, scientific and technical services, health care and social assistance, and retail trade.


Armadale, Glen Iris, Hawksburn, Kooyong, Malvern, Malvern East, Prahran, South Yarra, Toorak and Windsor.

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  • East - Cr Jami Klisaris - Mayor
  • East - Cr Joe Gianfriddo
  • East - Cr Polly Morgan
  • North - Cr Kate Hely
  • North - Cr Matthew Koce
  • North - Cr Marcia Griffin
  • South - Cr Melina Sehr - Deputy Mayor
  • South - Cr Nicki Batagol
  • South - Cr Mike Scott

Further information

Community satisfaction

Annual report

Annual budget

Australian Bureau of Statistics demographics

Aboriginal community profile

Victorian Local Government Grants Commission

Consultation and Council data