There are 3 wards in Wyndham with 11 elected Councillors.

The current Council was elected October 2016 for a four year term to work with the community and the organisation in setting Council's strategic direction.

The Mayor is elected annually by his or her fellow Councillors to represent the views and directions of Council, and provide leadership of the Council.

Harrison Ward

Harrison Ward includes industrial precincts predominately in Laverton and Laverton North, and the suburbs of Point Cook, Truganina, Williams Landing and some parts of Hoppers Crossing.

It contains around one-third of the Wyndham population (58,203 - Census 2011) and is expected to increase to around 122,000 people by 2036 based on population forecasts.

Harrison is home to the newest Wyndham residents and is the most culturally diverse ward in Wyndham.


Chaffey Ward

Chaffey Ward is situated in the centre of the Wyndham and includes the suburbs of Tarneit and parts of Werribee and Hoppers Crossing.

It is the largest ward and makes up around 40% of Wyndham's population (65,812 - Census 2011).

Based on forecasts, it is estimated that Chaffey's population will increase by 3,000 people between 2016 and 2036.

Filipino / Tagalog is the most widely spoken language other than English, followed by Punjabi and Arabic in this ward.


Iramoo Ward

Iramoo Ward contains around one quarter of the Wyndham population (44,917 - Census 2011).

Based on population forecasts, it is estimated that Iramoo's population will have the largest growth, with approximately 100,000 additional people living in this ward between 2016 and 2036.

The top overseas countries of birth are England followed by India, New Zealand, Italy and Philippines. European languages are more common in Iramoo and Italian is the largest language other than English spoken at home.


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