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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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Public Notices

On Exhibition

Community Feedback – Proposed Off Leash Dog Park – Vale Of Clwydd
Proposed Lease to Australian Red Cross Society
Exhibition of Draft Policies
Draft Lithgow City Council Community Participation Plan 2019

Expressions of Interest


Lithgow Halloween Film Awards
Only days to go until the first Lithgow Halloween Film Awards. The entries are in and Lithgow Halloween event partners SF3 have been busy selecting the lucky 13 films for the final judging. The finalists will be announced on Wednesday 23 October ... Read more
Library Closure during Halloween
Lithgow Library will be closed on Saturday 26 October 2019 for the Halloween event. Lithgow Library will be closed on Saturday 26 October 2019, while Main Street Lithgow undertakes preparations for Halloween festivities. The Library will re-open ... Read more
Successful Farmer’s Long Lunch at Capertee
A large crowd gathered at Capertee Royal Hotel on Sunday 13 October for the Farmers Long Lunch with over 70 members of the local community coming together for a day of music, dancing, sharing food and stories. Local band the Blow Flies ... Read more
Grandparents Day @ Lithgow Library
Every year we celebrate the contributions of grandparents and other older members of our families and community on Grandparents Day This year we will be holding a special day at the library to celebrate on October 28th. ‘The ways that ... Read more
Council Works – Week ending 11 October 2019
“For the week ending 11 October, 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 completed a number of concrete and asphalt ... 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 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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