An equitable, cohesive and thriving multicultural South Australia.


Multicultural Communities Council of SA will support and advocate for all people from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds to realise their potential as active contributors to the economic, social and cultural life of South Australia.



MCCSA aims to:

Effectively respond to identified social isolation, disengagement and social disadvantage felt by the most vulnerable people within CALD communities.

Empower people from CALD backgrounds as active and valued contributors to all aspects of South Australian society.


Be recognised as a source of expertise and strong advocacy for the needs and aspirations of CALD organisations, communities and individuals.

Build social cohesion and understanding of cultural differences through respectful collaboration with, between and beyond CALD communities.

Ensure the sustainability of the organisation through innovative approaches to funding, retention of skilled staff and strategic partnerships.

Be an ethical, transparent and
accountable organisation.


Federation of Ethnic Communities Council

FECCA is the peak, national body representing Australians from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. FECCA’s role is to advocate and promote issues on behalf of its constituency to government, business and the broader community. MCCSA is an affiliate of FECCA.