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Due to the Regional NSW Lockdown announced Saturday 14 August, Council is providing limited services to the public and has closed a number of facilities.


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Sale of Land for Overdue Rates – Postponement

Please note: Sale of Land for Overdue Rates – Postponement to 11th February 2022 Lithgow City Council resolved on the 20 April 2021, in accordance with Section 713 of the Local Government Act 1993,...

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BorrowBox is here

Lithgow Library is very happy to announce that the renowned eBook platform BorrowBox is now available free for Lithgow Library members to access. Install the BorrowBox App on your Apple iOS or...

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Have Your Say about Your Local Library

Lithgow City Council is asking Library users and the general public for ideas on how to improve and adapt Library services throughout the LGA. The community is invited to participate in an on online...

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Green Waste Collection

A Green Waste collection will be provided on 27th September 2021. Residents are reminded that a SERVICE BY REQUEST will apply. Residents can register via Council's website...

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2021 Primary School Art Competition

Lithgow City Council is proud to present the 2021 Primary School Art Competition We want to know how you ‘Get Grubby’ to help the planet and reduce waste. Create an original drawing that shows how...

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Case for Economic Change Report

Case for Economic Change Report

A report by the Transition Working Group has been presented to Council titled "A Case for Economic Change".  The report provides a roadmap to...

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Sale of Land for Unpaid Rates

Civic Ballroom George Coates Avenue, Lithgow

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Council Elections

Information relating to the upcoming Council Elections in December

Bushfire & Recovery

Providing information and links to programs to assist recovery efforts

Water Restrictions

There are currently no water restrictions in place for Lithgow LGA

Experiencing water quality issues?

If you are experiencing water quality problems or would like to be notified by email or text message regarding scheduled works and outages in your area please register today.

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.