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ICLEI - Australia, New Zealand, Pacific Island Nations (Oceania)

Welcome to the ICLEI Oceania website. ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability is the world’s leading association of cities and local governments dedicated to sustainable development. ICLEI Members benefit from access to programs, frameworks and tools and the sharing of experiences through ICLEI’s regional and worldwide networks.

The ICLEI Oceania Regional Secretariat is hosted by the City of Melbourne and serves the interests and needs of local governments in Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Island Nations. ICLEI Oceania is active in the Asia region in partnership with the South Asia and South East Asia Secretariats through the ICLEI Indonesia Office based in Jakarta.



SAVE THE DATE - ICLEI World Congress

June 2018, ICLEI World Congress, Montreal, Canada



Welcome to ICLEI Oceania's new webpage for the Global Covenant of Mayors for Climate & Energy

ICLEI Oceania is delighted to launch our new Global Covenant of Mayors - Oceania webpage offering up to date information and resources. The Global Covenant of Mayors for Climate & Energy (GCMCE) is an international coalition of cities, towns and regions whose aim is to demonstrate and share their ambitious intention to become low carbon, encouraging renewable energy and energy efficiency, while being...



Launch of ICLEI Community for Towns, Cities and Provinces of Small Island States

The towns and cities of small island and archipelago-based nations are some of the most vulnerable, diverse, and rapidly growing urban centres anywhere in the world, acting as crucial gateways to sustainable development for the citizens of small island developing states. Yet they are often overlooked by international urban resilience policies and programs due to the small populations involved.To address this gap, ICLEI has launched a special...


Oceania eNews


The Latest Local Government, Sustainability and ICLEI Oceania eNews available to view

Read the latest Local Government, Sustainability and ICLEI Oceania eNews here - November 2016


Top Story


Deputy Mayor Ngava's video interview at the Resilient Cities Congress 2016

RexCom Member and Deputy Mayor Edward Ngava shares with us his thoughts on resilience and small island nations at the Resilient Cities Congress 2016. Watch video



Our Work

ICLEI Oceania has for over a decade provided strong leadership and support to local governments across Australia and New Zealand and increasingly in the Asia Pacific region. We have provided campaigns, programs and networks focused on local sustainability and responsiveness and resilience to the impacts of climate change.

Find out more


4-6 May 2017
Resilient Cities 2017
Bonn, Germany


June 2018
ICLEI World Congress
Montreal, Canada

Other Events

12-14 July 2017
EcoCity World Summit
Melbourne, Australia

23-25 July 2017
LGNZ Conference & EXCELLENCE Awards
Auckland, New Zealand


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WELCOME to our new and returning Members!

Mackay Regional Council

Local Authority Association Vanuatu

Penrith City Council

Moreland City Council

Australian Capital Territory Government (ACT)

Byron Shire Council

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