LGNSW Communications Team 

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Communications: 0412 774 441 
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Senior Policy Officer - Waste

5 July 2022 We are seeking an experienced and motivated Senior Policy Officer – Waste to collaborate with the EPA to drive a sustainable, safe and affordable waste reduction and resource recovery strategy for NSW. Read More

Applications Open - 2023 NSW Seniors Festival Grants Program

5 July 2022 Applications are open for a share of $200,000 in funding for councils and organisations to run events and activities for people over 60 during the 2023 Seniors Festival. Read More

Feedback sought for Draft Interment Industry Scheme

5 July 2022 Cemeteries and Crematoria NSW is consulting on its Interment Industry Scheme and is seeking a third and final round of feedback on how the proposed requirements will impact council operators. Read More

IPART Review of Competitive Neutrality Policy

5 July 2022 The Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) is evaluating the scope and effectiveness of competitive neutrality policies and processes in NSW. Read More

TfNSW Seeks Local Government Feedback on Freight

27 June 2022 The Freight Branch of Transport for NSW is conducting a short survey to map the current understanding of and activities in freight at the local government level. Read More

Nominations open for 2022 National Awards for Local Government

24 June 2022 Nominations are open for the 2022 National Awards for Local Government, which highlight innovative and resourceful solutions implemented by local governments that make a difference to their communities. Read More

Fee-Free Asbestos Training for NSW Councils

24 June 2022 Coates Training, Local Government NSW and Viable Training have collaboratively developed a course specifically tailored to local government officers who may come into contact with asbestos-related products. Read More

AR Bluett Memorial Award – entries close 1 August 2022

24 June 2022 Councils considering entering the AR Bluett Memorial Award for 2022 have just over a month remaining to submit their entries. Read More

22 June - LGNSW State Budget Review

22 June 2022 Viewed as a whole, the NSW State Budget aligns with LGNSW’s Pre-Budget Submission by recognising the urgent need to strengthen the resilience of our community infrastructure, services and systems. Read More