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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.

These calls are transferred to the Councils Security Service who will
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Have Your Say – Special Rate Variation Telephone Survey
Micromex Consulting will be contacting residents of the Lithgow local government area to have their say on a Proposed Special Rate Variation. Residents of the Lithgow local government area are advised that Council has engaged Micromex Consulting ... Read more
No Secret Women’s Business
Lithgow City Council has endorsed a women’s group dedicated to progressing equal opportunities for local females.    Councillor Cass Coleman raised the motion at the monthly meeting, crediting its success to the passionate ... Read more
Road Re-Sealing – December 2018
Works will commence on the asphalt reseal of Barton Avenue, Wallerawang during the month of December. As part of Lithgow City Council’s 2018/19 capital works program, a number of roads across the Local Government Area have been identified as ... Read more
Council expresses disappointment at Dept. Premier and Cabinet stance on Wallerawang
Deputy Mayor Cr Wayne McAndrew expressed his extreme disappointment at the decision of the NSW DPC to wash its hands of providing any assistance in preventing demolition of relevant buildings on the Wallerawang site because “the final decision as ... Read more
The Proposed Special Rate Variation – Has Council considered the community’s capacity to pay?
Council is aware that many in the community may be concerned about the proposed Special Rate Variation (SRV) and their ability to afford this increase in their cost of living.  So, how has Council considered the community’s capacity and ... 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 - MOD035/18
Exhibition of Policies
Development Proposal DA 230/18


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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