Our City Your Say

Join Our City Your Say
  • Have your say on matters that affect you
  • Shape the City's future
  • Entries in prize draws for participation!

Join Our City Your Say

Join our vibrant community of 6,000 and growing...

Want to have your say about issues affecting your local community? Our City Your Say is a great way for you participate in Council's decision-making - all through the comfort of your home on the computer or on-the-go from your mobile device. Join our panel today and you can go into the running to win some great prizes!

Benefits

Our City Your Say allows you to have your say about issues that impact you, and your community. With representation from a diverse range of residents, visitors, business owners, and students, we would love you to become part of our community. You can take part in regular online and in-person consultations and help Council understand the community's views. Members also have the chance to win some fantastic prizes, simply by answering surveys or attending focus groups!

What will you need to do as a member?

As a valued member of Our City Your Say, you will help Council to make important decisions about the City's future by:

  • Contributing to surveys, questionnaires, online polls, or online focus groups
  • Being part of in-person focus groups or interviews to tell us what you think
  • Reaching out through public meetings, workshops, events, lectures or talks

How do I sign up?

Joining is free, and all you have to do is tell us a little about yourself. We may then contact you via email or possible SMS (standard messaging fees will apply) with consultation or research opportunities that are relevant to you. If you would like to become a member of Our City Your Say, please register your interest to join.

Want to know more? Contact our Research and Consultation team on (02) 9806 5726 or email us at ourcityyoursay@parracity.nsw.gov.au

Who can join?

You are eligible to become a member of Our City Your Say if you are aged over 16 years and identify with one of the following:

  • Resident – anyone who lives within the Parramatta Local Government Area (map)
  • Business Owner - anyone who owns or operates a business or social enterprise within the Parramatta LGA
  • Worker – anyone who undertakes paid work within the Parramatta Local Government Area
  • Volunteer – anyone who undertakes voluntary work within the Parramatta Local Government Area
  • Visitor – anyone who lives outside the Parramatta Local Government Area and have visited in the last 12 months for any reason e.g. to visit university, to shop, dine, stay, attend sporting or cultural events.

Please note, you are not eligible to be a member of Our City Your Say if you are:

  • Employed by Parramatta City Council
  • An elected member of Parramatta City Council
  • Under 18 years of age

Want to know more? Contact our Research and Consultation team on (02) 9806 5726 or email us at ourcityyoursay@parracity.nsw.gov.au

Last updated on 04 Nov 2016