Sustainable Transport

Willoughby City Council is committed to encouraging the community to use sustainable modes of transport such as walkingcyclingcar poolingcar sharingand using public transport.

As part of Council’s commitment to sustainable transport and leading the community by example, Council is implementing a Workplace Travel Plan to encourage its own staff to travel in a sustainable manner. Actions that have been implemented in accordance with the Workplace Travel Plan include:

  • the downsizing of the car fleet and use of more sustainable vehicles such as hybrids
  • corporate membership of GoGet CarShare scheme
  • a bicycle loan scheme for staff to commute to and from work
  • car pooling initiatives between staff
  • a fleet of bicycles for use by staff for business travel and end of trip cycling facilities
  • encouraging participation in events such as National Ride to Work Day and Walk to Work Day