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 provide a range of important services for our residents, including waste management, roads, rangers, property services and community support.
Find information on our road network, parking options and where to report a problem. Understand the requirements of carrying out works and events on the road reserve.
Find out how to pay your rates, information on neighborhood concerns and trees, and essential requirements for backyard pool and fire safety.
Council’s Waste Service aims to deliver sustainable waste management and achieve a 66% diversion of waste from landfill.
Pet registration, owner responsibilities and other animal concerns.
Council delivers a range of services, resources and celebrations that support our community to be connected, safe and creative.
Welcome to Cessnock City! As a new resident, find out more about our services, facilities, events and what our region has to offer.
Find information on how to stay informed in an emergency, being prepared and who to contact.
Useful information and resources for residents requiring disaster assistance.
Cessnock City Council
62-78 Vincent Street
Cessnock NSW 2325, Australia
PO Box 152, Cessnock NSW 2325
02 4993 4100
After Hours Emergency
02 4993 4100
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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