Local Government NSW is proud to advocate on behalf of local councils throughout NSW.



Advocacy Unit

Phone: 02 9242 4000
[email protected]

Championing local government

Working closely with our members, we provide ongoing advocacy and support on a range of important issues affecting local governments and the communities they serve.

In 2021, we identified 11 priority areas where change is needed in State Government policy to deliver for the people of NSW. We continue to advocate strongly for bipartisan support from the NSW Government on these priorities.

We also report on our advocacy and outcomes for each of the resolutions of the LGNSW Annual Conference each year in an Action Report

Please select from the below options to learn more about our advocacy services.


In this section

Conference Motions

Policy motions submitted for debate and voting at our annual conference.

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Advocacy Priorities

Local Government NSW has several priority areas to improve outcomes for NSW communities. 

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View recent submissions made by LGNSW to various bodies on behalf of NSW member councils.

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Campaigns and Initiatives

Recent campaigns driven by LGNSW include Save our Recycling and Renew our Libraries

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