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Latest news from LGNSW

Drone Delivery Webinar

5 June 2023 A webinar is being held on Thursday 8 June to update local governments on infrastructure planning guidelines for drone delivery services Read More

National Environmental Education Conference

5 June 2023 Over 300 sustainability and education professionals are expected at the AAEE 2023 Biennial Conference in Wollongong from 25-27 September. Read More

Wagga Wagga + surrounds to host major 2024 visitor economy conference

31 May 2023 Wagga Wagga City Council will join with neighbour councils to host the 2024 Local Government NSW Destination and Visitor Economy Conference. Read More

President's Message 30 May

29 May 2023 Local Government NSW President Cr Darriea Turley AM reflects on issues and achievements affecting local government this week. Read More

SafeWork NSW review of Codes of Practice

26 May 2023 SafeWork NSW is reviewing 20 Codes of Practice that were written before the Work Health and Safety Act 2011 and 2017 Regulation, and is seeking feedback. Read More

NSW Fair Trading partnering with councils on compliance in construction

26 May 2023 NSW Fair Trading is actively working on improved proactive compliance programs across the state and is looking to support partnering initiatives and collaboration with councils. Read More

Pat Dixon Memorial Scholarship deadline extended

25 May 2023 Don’t miss the opportunity for First Nations councillors or council staff to apply for funds up to $5,000 to help support further study, research, or professional development. Read More

Strong Start Cadetship Program

25 May 2023 The NSW Government has announced a new program through which councils can obtain grants of $25,000 to fund university tuition for new planning cadets. Read More

Get involved: NSW Smart and Local Feedback Forum

25 May 2023 The NSW Government Smart Places team invites council employees to get involved in the new Smart and Local Feedback Forum. Read More