Due to the COVID-19 outbreak in the greater Newcastle and Hunter Valley areas, NSW Health has issued a stay at home order effective from 5pm Saturday 14 August 2021 until further notice.
In response to the NSW Health stay at home order, Council services, facilities and events have been impacted.
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.