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

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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.


FREE Micro-Chipping Open Day Saturday 7 April 2018
Come down to the Animal Shelter on Saturday 7 April 2018 for FREE micro-chipping of your dog or cat. “This day is possible through funding from the NSW Government, and I urge local residents to take advantage of this free service. No need to ... Read more
Lithgow Celebrates 2018 NSW Seniors Festival
Local seniors are invited to enjoy a free lunch and a show at Lithgow Library on Thursday 5 April as part of this year’s Seniors Festival. “The Seniors Festival is an opportunity for people of all ages to join together and celebrate the ... Read more
Blue Green Algae Alert at Lake Wallace
Lake Wallace continues to experience blue green algae, and is on “amber alert” as notified by the NSW Office of Water. Under the Guidelines for Managing Risks in Recreational Water, an Amber alert indicates that the water may have a green ... Read more
Funding Available for Social and Sporting Infrastructure
Funding applications are being called under Round 2 of the Stronger Country Communities Fund with a total of $1,182,312 available for social and sporting projects across the Lithgow LGA. The Stronger Country Communities Fund aims to deliver local ... Read more
Waste 2 Art competition now open
The Waste 2 Art competition returns to Eskbank House Museum for another year of art made from reused and recycled materials, challenging people to think differently about waste. “Waste 2 Art is an opportunity to think creatively about ... Read more

Level 3 water restrictions

Public Notices

On Exhibition

Part closure of road – Short Street, Lithgow
Policy 1.4 - Tendering
Policy 9.16 – Compliance
Policy 8.2 – Change in Category for Rating Purposes
Development Proposal DA022/18
Development Proposal DA021/18

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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