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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

Council Policies 10.21 & 10.12
Draft Policy 10.13 Removal of Trees from Public Land
Presentation of Financial Statements
Classification as operational land
Community Feedback – Proposed Off Leash Dog Park – Vale Of Clwydd
Proposed Lease to Australian Red Cross Society

Expressions of Interest


Closure of Wolgan Road, Lidsdale
Lithgow City Council wishes to advise in accordance with a request from NSW National Parks & Wildlife Service Wolgan Road is now shut from the top of Wolgan Gap. The road will remain open to residents of the Wolgan Valley and guests of the ... Read more
Interruption to Service - Update
Lithgow City Council wishes to advise that the water supply in the following areas may be affected due to water mains breaks. Council has experienced another break in its reticulation system this afternoon in Coalbrook Street, Lithgow. Council is ... Read more
2019 Mayor’s Christmas Appeal
Lithgow City Council is once again calling on the generous spirit of the Lithgow community to donate gifts for aged care residents to the 2019 Mayor’s Christmas Appeal. “The Mayor’s Christmas Appeal is an opportunity for the community to ... Read more
Interruption to Service
Lithgow City Council wishes to advise that the water supply in the following areas may be affected due to water mains breaks. Lithgow Council has repaired a break in the areas of Cook Street and Lett Street, Lithgow. Service to residents should ... Read more
Men’s Health Talk at Lithgow Library for Movember
Lithgow Library will be hosting an information morning on Friday 29 November 2019 to recognize Movember, an important event on the calendar that highlights men’s health and aims to stop men from dying young. Dr John Dearin will give an ... 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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