"The purpose of WESTIR Ltd. is to respond to current and potential issues affecting the people of Western Sydney by gathering, analysing and interpreting information and ensuring that such information is easily accessible to the community."


Our History

WESTIR is a non-profit community organisation, partly funded by the NSW Department of Family and Community Services. It was established in 1980 to provide enhanced and equitable access to statistical data and information for people and community organisations, especially those in the Greater Western Sydney region.



Our Services

  • Research projects

  • Statistical and demographic data 

  • Service and program evaluation 

  • Client surveys and sampling frameworks 

  • Information advice and referral 

  • Training in, using and interpreting statistical data

  • A research and information library