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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

Public Exhibition

Development Application  - NO. DA084/20 & DA083/20
Bushfire Waste Fees


Valve Removal in Inch Street, Lithgow
A reminder that Council will be undertaking valve removal and replacement works this Wednesday, 27 May 2020 in Inch Street, Lithgow weather permitting. To complete the removal of the valve, a numbe... Read more
Have your say on the 2020/21 Local Infrastructure Program
Lithgow City Council has endorsed its Draft 2020/21 Operational Plan and Fees & Charges for public exhibition.  We encourage all residents of the Lithgow LGA to get involved and have their sa... Read more
Library Online Services - Survey
The community is being asked to participate in an on-line survey about their experiences with the online services offered by Lithgow City Council Library. Lithgow Library Learning Centre has been a... Read more
Reopening of Recreational Facilities
Lithgow City Council wishes to advise residents of the reopening of many recreational facilities within the local LGA, in line with advice from the NSW Health. From 15 May 2020, Public Health Order... Read more
COVID-19 Response– Update for Lithgow Solid Waste Facility
Lithgow Council continues to monitor developments with respect to COVID-19 and wishes to provide an update on opening conditions for the Lithgow Solid Waste Facility. The current opening conditions... Read more
Council Works – Week ending 16 May 2020
“For the week ending 16 May, the following key works were completed by Council staff”, noted Council’s Mayor, Cr. Ray Thompson. “Last week Council staff focused their efforts on asphalt and... Read more
Free Digital Online Course for Local Businesses
To assist the local economy through the COVID-19 crisis and beyond Lithgow City Council is offering all Lithgow businesses the opportunity to participate in the “BrandLocal” Digital Online Course.... Read more
Upgrade of Portland CBD Garden Beds
Council wishes to advise residents and business owners of Portland of upcoming important works to upgrade and renew the Portland CBD. The works will include: Removal of ‘mop tops’ and repl... Read more
Bushfire Cleanup Progress Update
The NSW Government and the Commonwealth are covering the full cost of cleaning up eligible NSW properties that have been destroyed by bushfires since 1 July 2019. Both insured and uninsured ... Read more
Valve Removal in Inch Street, Lithgow
Council will be undertaking valve removal and replacement works on Wednesday, 27th May 2020 in Inch Street, Lithgow weather permitting. To complete the removal of the valve, a number of mains will ... 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.

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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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