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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

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.

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Reminder there is still time - Free Microchipping Month
 If you love your pets then microchip them and it's FREE to Lithgow City residents during March 2019. There is a limit of two free microchips per resident. Cat and dog microchipping for non-Lithgow residents ranges from $23 to $55 per ... Read more
Green Waste Collection
Lithgow Council’s free green waste collection scheduled for  8th April. Lithgow Council provides a free green waste collection service four times a year with the second of the year scheduled for the 8th April 2019.   Garden ... Read more
Council Works – Week ending 15 March 2019
“For the week ending 15 March, 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 continued worked towards the repair of burst ... Read more
Alert - Main Street, Lithgow infrastructure disruption
Council staff have been working on a water main failure from the early hours of Tuesday 19 March 2019. Unfortunately, the burst has compromised the integrity of the footpath and one of the awning posts in front of the Lithgow Palace Chinese ... Read more
Interruption to Service - UPDATE
Lithgow City Council wishes to advise that repairs have been undertaken to restore the interruption to water supply in Lithgow. Council experienced water main breaks in multiple areas of its reticulation system throughout Lithgow. Repairs have ... 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


Public Exhibition of Policies
Public Exhibition of Model Code of Conduct and Model Code of Meeting Practice

Tenders/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.

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