Inner West Council

Sustainable Apartment Living

Whether you own or rent an apartment, living in a communal environment presents its own unique challenges when it comes to living in a more sustainable way.

Visit the Green Strata website for great advice and helpful tips for sustainable apartment living.



SmartBlocks helps apartment owners improve the energy efficiency of common property areas in their blocks. Visit their website to for more information on:

- free online tools to help you work with other apartment owners in your block

- information about the types of projects you can do,

- case studies showing how others have made great savings on thier energy bills,

- guidance navigating strata to get your project approved,

- options for funding energy efficiency projects,

- tips for getting quotes and working with contractors.

Go to the SmartBlocks website to find out about any upcoming workshops to help you get started.