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Pruning and Removing Trees

We value both public and private trees as integral components of Newcastle's urban forest.

Water Saving

Information for residents on recycling household greywater and installing composting toilet systems, including regulations and approval requirements.

Pool and Water Safety

Pool safety is a system of child-resistant barriers that restrict access to the pool area by children. Information about swimming pool requirements, safety barriers, fencing requirements, legislation and regulations.

Door Knocking

If you are approached by a salesperson at your home, there are laws to protect you – read on to find out more!

Heritage Colours

Traditionally, colour palettes were designed for a particular period and architectural style specific to a building. Heritage houses will often look their best in colours matching the age and architectural style of the building.