Welcome to Local Government NSW

Local Government NSW is the peak industry association that represents the interests of NSW general purpose councils, 12 special purpose councils and the NSW Aboriginal Land Council.

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Key Initiatives

  • Local Government Act Review

    The Local Government Act 1993 is being reviewed by the Office of Local Government in several phases.

  • Capability Framework

    LGNSW is developing a capability framework for local government to define the core knowledge, skills and abilities expected of elected members and

  • NSW Local Government Workforce Strategy 2016-2020

    The NSW Local Government Workforce Strategy 2016-2020 sets the direction for a range of initiatives and projects to address the workforce challenges facing local government in NSW over the next four years.

All Key Initiatives

Events & Training

Events Calendar