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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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Household Chemical Clean Out Time Again!
The household chemical cleanout conducted by Lithgow City Council in conjunction with NSW EPA and NetWaste is again providing an opportunity for residents to clean out chemicals from their home and dispose of in an environmentally friendly ... Read more
Green Waste Collection
 Lithgow Council’s free Green Waste collection scheduled for 8th October Lithgow Council provides a free green waste collection service four times a year with the next scheduled for 8th October 2018.   Garden pruning’s no ... Read more
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Successful Grant Funding for Hassan’s Walls Reserve 
Lithgow Council has received $30,000 through the Public Reserves Management Fund Program (PRMFP) for environmental works in Hassan’s Walls Reserve. Lithgow Council has secured additional grant funding to continue important environmental ... Read more
NSW RFS asks Bathurst, Lithgow and Oberon to ‘Get Ready’ for bush fires
The NSW Rural Fire Service (NSW RFS) is calling on all Bathurst, Lithgow and Oberon residents to join with NSW RFS volunteer firefighters and prepare for the coming bush fire season on Get Ready Weekend. Residents can get involved in fun family ... Read more

Level 3 water restrictions

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.

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Expressions of Interest/Tenders


Exhibition of Policies


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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