Welcome to the Southern Sydney Regional Organisation of Councils

The Southern Sydney Regional Organisation of Councils (SSROC) is an association of 11 councils spanning Sydney’s southern suburbs, eastern suburbs, CBD, and inner west and covering a third of the Greater Sydney’s population, or 1.7m people.

SSROC provides a forum through which our member councils can interact, exchange ideas and work collaboratively to solve regional issues and contribute to the future sustainability of the region.

We advocate on behalf of our region to ensure that the major issues are addressed by all levels of government. Our current focus includes the environment, transport, procurement, waste, and planning.
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Learn about the people and places that make up the SSROC Region.

Regional Advocacy

SSROC advocates on behalf of our members across all levels of Government, key projects here.


See the major projects that SSROC and our working groups are undertaking.

Publications & Resources  

View SSROC publications, resources and business papers.

Procurement & Tenders

View SSROC’s shared services, procurement projects, current contracts and open tenders.


Read about the latest SSROC news and events.


September 9, 2019

ActiveNature: The 34th NSW Environmental Education Conference

The 34th NSW Environmental Education Conference, ActiveNature, is the premier opportunity in 2019 for environmental and sustainability educators from across the country to network and…
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August 8, 2019

24 July 2019 – SSROC Submission Building Stronger Foundations

August 8, 2019

10 May 2019 – Submission to IPART on draft NSW Public Lighting Code reporting manual

The 11 councils that make up the SSROC Region are responsible for 1.7 million people, of whom, more than 25% are from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

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