Council services, events and regular programs have been impacted by measures to help slow and prevent the spread of COVID-19.
The Cessnock Local Government Area has been declared a disaster zone following the March 2021 flood. If you were adversely impacted by the event, you may be eligible for support.
We proudly host a number of civic events and ceremonies throughout the year including Australia Day Awards, Citizenship Ceremonies, Freeman of the City Awards and the Cessnock City Hall of Fame.
Our Australia Day Awards recognise those in our community who make a difference.
We proudly host three citizenship ceremonies each year to welcome our newest citizens.
Our Freeman of the City Award recognises individuals for their outstanding achievement and service.
The City of Cessnock Hall of Fame celebrates local individuals and families who have excelled in their chosen field.
Cessnock City Council
62-78 Vincent Street
Cessnock NSW 2325, Australia
PO Box 152, Cessnock NSW 2325
02 4993 4100
After Hours Emergency
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Cessnock City Council acknowledges Aboriginal people as the traditional custodians of the land on which our offices and operations are located, and we pay our respects to Elders past, present and future.
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