About Us

The Ethnic Communities' Council of NSW (ECC) is the peak body for all culturally and linguistically diverse communities in New South Wales. It is a non-profit association that was established in 1975 at Sydney Town Hall by a mass rally of all ethnic communities in NSW. Read more.


To promote the principles of multiculturalism and work vigorously towards the further development of a multicultural society. Read more.


Our main activities are advocacy, education, and community development. Our projects and advocacy are detailed here.


The ECC is run democratically by its members and is governed by its Board of Management and Members' Forum. The members of these committees comprise representatives from a wide range of community organisations and individuals. Read more.


Related Links

Download our Constitution.

Download our Brochure.

Contact Us if you would like to know more about the ECC. 


Download our 2019 Annual Report

Download our Strategic Plan 2019 - 2022

2018 Annual Report (5.9 MB)

2017 Annual Report (5.1 MB)

2016 Annual Report (3.9 MB)

2015 Annual Report (3.8 MB)

2014 Annual Report (6.7 MB)

Strategic Plan 2016-18 (342 KB)