Corporate Values

Our Elected Members and employees are committed to a common set of Values, Vision and Business Philosophy to deliver the best possible service to our community.

Our Vision

Cambridge “the best liveable suburbs”

Our inner-city charm and green suburban parks and streetscape reflects our sense of identity, who we are and how we choose to live. Our hubs of activity bring families and friends together, allows business to thrive and provides easy access for the whole community.


To deliver the best liveable suburbs through strategic, cost effective management of resources and an enhanced community experience.

Our Values

In everything we do we seek to adhere to a set of values that guides our attitudes and behaviours.

Respect - We will acknowledge an individuals uniqueness and will treat them in a dignified and positive manner

Integrity - We will act responsibly, place trust in each other and will be accountable for our actions.

Creativity - We can improve the way we do business by challenging the status quo.

Friendly and Helpful - We value our community members and will assist them in the best way we can.

Teamwork - We believe teamwork is essential for improving our services and achieving our goals.

Our Business Philosophy

We are committed to making decisions in the interests of current and future generations.

Our approach will be based on the following ideals:

  • Productive relationships with industry, the state government and other local governments to deliver improved cost effective services.
  • Meeting the needs of our communities through strong community consultation, engagement and collaboration.
  • Embracing the principles of sustainability in our decision-making to balance the needs of both current and future generations through environmental protection, social advancement and economic prosperity.
  • Continued improvement to our services through planning, adaptability and careful management of risks.