The official text of the Participate Melbourne website is English. Content has been translated using software powered by Google Translate and Localize. Reasonable efforts have been made to provide an accurate translation, however, no automated translation is perfect nor is it intended to replace human translators. Any discrepancies or differences created in the translation are not binding and have no legal effect for compliance or enforcement purposes.

No warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied, is made as to the accuracy, reliability, or correctness of any translations made from English into any other language. Some content (such as images, videos, Flash, etc.) may not be accurately translated due to the limitations of the translation software.

Please email us if you notice any inaccuracies and we will be able to update the content.

Language selection

Languages have been prioritised using data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) Census of Population and Housing 2021. The following Census measures were combined to identify the most common languages spoken by people who were not proficient in English:

  • Language Spoken at Home (LANP)
  • English Proficiency (ENGLP)

To learn more about the ABS Census of Population and Housing, including definitions, visit: Guide to Census data.

Translation services

For interpreter support please call 03 9280 0726.