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.
Request a new waste service here
Find out the date of your next bin collection.
Find information about your general waste service including accepted items and how to report a missed or damaged bin.
Find information about your recycling service including how to report a missed or damaged bin.
Information on the correct use of the kerbside garden organics bin including accepted items, reporting issues, compost giveaways and home composting.
Find out which alternative arrangements are available if your property is outside the waste collection service area.
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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