Councils across NSW, the closest level of government to the community, are responsible for representing the interests of their communities and delivering local services and infrastructure.
Local Government NSW
Phone: 02 9242 4000
Fax: 02 9242 4111
Please select from the below options to learn more about the benefits of NSW councils and the services they provide, plus find information about council elections, becoming a councillor and more.
Find out about the hundreds of services councils provide daily to benefit local communities.
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Learn about becoming a Councillor, including registration, nominations and the election process.
View senior and executive positions now available in councils throughout NSW.
Information about NSW council elections – when they’re held, who can nominate and how to vote.
View a list of links to every local council (there's 128) in NSW.
Learn more about the variety of council opportunities throughout Australia.