Welcome to Local Government NSW

Local Government NSW is the peak industry association that represents the interests of all 152 NSW general purpose councils, 12 special purpose councils and the NSW Aboriginal Land Council.

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Key Initiatives

  • Cemeteries and Crematoria Reform

    Cemeteries and crematoria reform continues. The Cemeteries and Crematoria Act 2013 was passed in November 2013.

  • Local Government Review Panel

    LGNSW has made its final submisson on the NSW Independent Local Government Review Panel's Revitalising Local Government.

  • NSW Planning System Review

    The draft Planning Bills remain in the NSW Parliament after failing to pass through both Houses in December 2013. LGNSW understands that discussions with stakeholders are continuing, and meanwhile the NSW Government is progressing a number of initiatives which are consistent with the directions proposed in the Planning White Paper.

All Key Initiatives

Events & Training

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