Welcome to the City of Port Adelaide Enfield Website

About Council

Ninna Marni - Welcome

The City of Port Adelaide Enfield acknowledges that we are on the traditional country of the Kaurna people of the Adelaide Plains. Their cultural heritage, beliefs and relationship with the land are of continuing importance today.

About the City of Port Adelaide Enfield

The City of Port Adelaide Enfield was established in 1996, following the amalgamation of the former Cities of Port Adelaide and Enfield. A Council under Section 6 of the Local Government Act 1999 is established to provide for the government and management of its area at the local level.

The Council is one of the largest Councils in metropolitan Adelaide with its boundary extending from the River Torrens to Outer Harbor covering an area of about 97 square kilometres,

The estimated resident population is 120,427, which is the third highest of any Council in the state. The City accommodates a large commercial and industrial base of over 8,000 businesses.

The City offers some of the State's finest historical buildings and landmarks, together with a wealth of parks, cultural facilities beaches and recreational areas.

For information on the City’s history, refer here

For information on the City’s demographics, refer here.

For a map of the Council area, refer here.

The Council is divided into seven wards that span across 51 suburbs.  For information on the Council’s Wards, refer here.

Policies, Codes and Administrative Documents

Council Policies, Codes and administrative documents are available for inspection, and in some instances they can be purchased. Electronic copies of these documents are available from the menu on this page. Hard copies for these documents can also be viewed at the Civic Centre and Council Library Offices.

For contact details, visit our Contact Us page.