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Lithgow City Council

PO Box 19,
180 Mort Street
Lithgow NSW 2790

Phone: (02) 6354 9999 or 1300 661 303

Fax:(02) 6351 4259

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Local school crowned lunchbox legends
Lithgow primary school students are paving the way towards more environmentally friendly lunches, thanks to a Council program aimed at reducing the amount of packaging in school students’ lunchboxes In an effort to reduce waste ending up as ... Read more
Council Works – Week ending 18 January 2019
“For the week ending 18 January, the following key works were completed by Council staff”, noted Council’s Mayor, Cr. Ray Thompson. “Within the urban Lithgow area last week, Council staff have been working towards the repair of footpaths ... Read more
2018 LJ Hooker Reg Cowden Memorial Sports Star of the Year Awards Presentation
The LJ Hooker Reg Cowden Memorial Sports Star of the Year Awards are a legacy for Reg Cowden and his lengthy dedication to sport in the Lithgow region. Preparations for the Awards have been finalised, with the presentation to be held in ... Read more
Australia Day Celebrations across the Region
Australia Day will be celebrated across the region on Saturday 26th January with free activities and entertainment for everyone.  The Ambassadors Address to be given by notable TV personality Scott McGregor. “Australia Day is an important ... Read more
Pianoforte – Information session on legal issues for older people
Pianoforte is an important community education program that deals with the issue of elder financial abuse. This presentation explores issues older people might face when planning for the future and provide information from experts on where to get ... 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.

Public Notices

Expressions of Interest


Development Proposal - DA294/18
Notice of Public Exhibition and Public Hearing Regarding an Amendment to Council’s 2013 Generic Plan of Management
Proposed Licence to Anglican Parish of Lithgow
Development proposal - MOD035/18


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.

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