Donate at

Rates Via Email link

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.


Rededication of Padley’s Memorial at Hassans Walls Lookout
The community is invited to the rededication of the recently restored memorial to distinguished Lithgow resident James Padley at Hassans Walls Lookout on Saturday 20 October at 10:00am to commemorate the centenary of his death on 20 October ... Read more
John Barnes Exhibition
John Barnes, an iconic local artist, will be exhibiting at Lithgow Library for the month of November – his books and art are well known for their local imagery and historic significance. Lithgow historian and artist John Barnes, renowned for ... Read more
Free Telstra Tech Savvy Seniors classes at the Library
Lithgow, Portland and Wallerawang Libraries will be once again holding basic technology classes for seniors starting from the 17 October 2018, on Wednesday and Thursday mornings between 10.00am and 12.00pm. “Previous sessions of Tech Savvy ... Read more
New youth mental health support for Lithgow
Wentworth Healthcare welcomes the announcement made by the Federal Government today of additional funding to help support youth anxiety and depression. As part of the package Wentworth Healthcare, provider of the Nepean Blue Mountains Primary ... Read more
The Mayor, Clr Ray Thompson, and Councillors attended Wallerawang on Tuesday to thank Local Member, Paul Toole, for the NSW Government’s contribution of $400,000 towards the Wallerawang and Portland Skate Parks.
Lithgow Mayor and Councillors were out in force today to welcome and thank the NSW Government following the announcement via Local Member, Paul Toole, that $400,000 would be contributed to the construction of the Portland and Wallerawang Skate ... Read more

Level 3 water restrictions

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.

Public Notices

Expressions of Interest/Tenders


Development Proposal - DA230/18
Exhibition of Policies


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