Donate at

Rural Adversity Mental Health Program

Rates Via Email link


Blue Green Algae Red Alert at Lake Lyell
Blue Green Algae has bloomed at Lake Lyell with a red alert issued by the NSW Office of Water. Following the recent warmer weather, the latest results issued by the NSW Office of Water have indicated that Blue Green Algae levels have risen at ... Read more
Tarana Station Back on Track
A community celebration will be held bright and early on Monday September 16 at Tarana Station to celebrate the arrival of the Bathurst Bullet Train.   For the first time the new Bathurst bullet service will be stopping at Tarana so the ... Read more
LJ Hooker Reg Cowden Memorial Sports Star of the Year Awards – July 2019
The winners of the LJ Hooker Reg Cowden Memorial Sports Star of the Year Awards for the month of July 2019 have been announced by Lithgow City Council. Mayor of Lithgow, Councillor Ray Thompson announced Zeke Evans (Basketball) as the winner of the ... Read more
Lithgow Celebrates Wattle Day
Once the wattles start to bloomand spring is nigh, it’s the perfect time to celebrate Wattle Day at Lithgow Library with a special morning tea, entertainment and talks on Monday 2 September from 11.00am. Wattle has been our National floral emblem ... Read more
Bulky Waste Collection
Final Bulky Waste Collection for the year Scheduled for Monday 9th September 2019 Anyone who wishes to take advantage of this service should, by midday on Friday the 6th September 2019, contact Council’s Customer Service Office on 6354 9999 or ... Read more

About the Lithgow LGA

The Lithgow Local Government Area (LGA) is a relatively large geographical area of 4,551 sq km, located about 140 kilometres west of the Sydney CBD and within the eastern part of the Central West Region. The Lithgow LGA lies almost wholly within the Wiradjuri Aboriginal nation, with the Gundungurra nation situated to the south and the Darug nation to the east. The Lithgow LGA is made up of one large urban centre called Lithgow, two townships called Portland and Wallerawang and numerous villages, hamlets and rural localities of varying proximity to Lithgow. The residential population for the 2011 census was recorded as 20,161.

I want to

Contact Council

Lithgow City Council

PO Box 19,
180 Mort Street
Lithgow NSW 2790

Phone: (02) 6354 9999 or 1300 661 303

Fax:(02) 6351 4259

Office Hours:

General Enquiries:
8.15am to 4.30pm Mon – Fri

8.30 am to 4.00pm

Please note: All after hours calls should be made to 02 6354 9999.

These calls are transferred to the Councils Security Service who will
pass the information to the responsible Council Officer.

Pay a bill online
You can pay your bills online by either a one off online payment or by registering for direct debit payments


View fees and charges
View a development application
Search the DA register for information about applications or log in to view progress on your application.
Click here for e-services .
View our Customer Service Charter
Our charter sets out the standard of customer service we will off er you as we aim to deliver a range of quality services to meet your needs..
Click here to download the Customer Service Charter .
Leave feedback
Click here to go to the feedback page where you can leave feedback or make a customer request.

Public Notices

On Exhibition

Imagine Lithgow 2040 – Our Place Our Future
Draft Licence Lithgow Croquet Facility

Expressions of Interest


Rural and Rural residential strategy review

Marrangarroo Master Plan

Public Complaints Line for Environmental Licenced Premises

Council’s complaints telephone line for the following premises which hold an Environment Protection Licence is (02) 6354 9999:

  • Oakey Park Water Treatment Plant
  • Lithgow Sewage Treatment Plant
  • Portland Sewage Treatment Plant
  • Wallerawang Sewage Treatment Plant
  • Lithgow Solid Waste Facility
  • Portland Garbage Depot.

This telephone line is for the purpose of receiving any complaints from members of the public in relation to the activities conducted at the premises and can be used for the reporting of sewer overflows.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email