The purpose of the West Footscray Traders Association is to:

  • Support and represent retail and commercial businesses in West Footscray.
  • Promote growth and development of business in West Footscray.
  • To promote West Footscray as a great place to visit and live.

The Committee of Management comprises of representatives from businesses within the West Footscray Precinct. The West Footscray Traders Association seeks to meet its objectives by:

  • Liaising with council and government bodies to lobby for funds with the view to improve the West Footscray Business District.
  • Promote business to locals and the wider community.
  • Develop and provide support material to existing and new businesses.
  • Develop and promote events to activate West Footscray business district.

Membership Benefit

Have a voice

West Footscray Traders Association has only been active since March 2017. This is a great time to come in and have your say. Help shape the Association to create an effective platform to negotiate the best outcomes for businesses in West Footscray and help make our business district a better place for all.


The WFTA provides a voice for local business. It provides a platform to lobby Local and State Government to advocate better outcomes for traders and residents of West Footscray.


Becoming a member ensures you will receive timely information pertaining to developments in our area including Council policy and decisions impacting our businesses/community.

Become a committee member

All paid members are eligible to apply to be on the committee and elections are held annually.

Who can join

Businesses with an active ABN, doing business in the 3012 postcode.

Wanting to renew your membership?

Any current business can renew their membership by logging in to their existing account.