Vision and values

Our Vision

'One City - Diverse Places'

The City of Swan aspires to:

  • be a connected and cohesive community
  • value and celebrate the diversity of our people and places
  • be a recognised and significant gateway to Perth, and
  • build organisational capability to meet community expectations

Our shared values

Respect

We will work cooperatively with our City colleagues, community and stakeholders. We will respect the individual, with an understanding of our diverse roles, while working and living in one City.

Excellence

We commit to providing excellent customer services with a 'can do' approach. It is our 'can do' attitude that is built into our actions and behaviour and allows us to be responsive to our changing environment.

Accountability

We will take responsibility for our actions and behaviour. We will be ethical and act with integrity. Our professional behaviour will be reflected in our open and transparent decision making. We will provide good governance that addresses legislative and organisational compliance.

Leadership

We will lead by example, with a professional pride in our City. We will set direction, provide guidance and help people to be the best they can be.