News and Updates

COVID-19 how we are responding

The safety of our communities, customers and employees is our top priority.

Latest News

Find out about Council decisions, projects and activities by reading the latest media releases and newsletters.

City News

Council News is a newsletter distributed four times a year to Newcastle households in the months of March, July, September and December.

Local Centres Program

The Local Centres Program guides the infrastructure renewal works within the local centres throughout the Newcastle LGA.

Priority Projects

Our Priority Projects are the result of extensive community consultation which helps form the Newcastle 2030 Community Strategic Plan.

Projects and Works

We are always working to improve our city. Take a look at some of the key projects and works currently in progress or recently completed.


How can you prepare your family and your workplace for an emergency?

Media Centre

Our communications team can assist with organising interviews, background information, images and any other details you need to file your story on time.

Public Notices

The notification process for development applications, property and asset notices for public comment and submissions.

Road Closures

Find out about temporary road closures or activities that impact on traffic conditions in Newcastle.