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Organics facility upgrade makes Lismore compost capital

Lismore City Council's $700,000 expansion of its organics processing facility was opened today at the Lismore Recycling & Recovery Centre.
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$1.1 million announced for cycleways

The NSW Government has announced $1.1 million for improvements to the cycleway and shared path network across Lismore.
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$1.5 million CBD footpath upgrade begins

Lismore City Council has started consultation with CBD businesses for the $1.5 million upgrade of footpaths in the city centre's main block.
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$25 million upgrade for South Lismore Sewage Treatment Plant

The $25 million upgrade of the South Lismore Sewage Treatment Plant (STP) is currently underway. The major project was launched with a sod turning by Deputy Mayor Gianpiero Battista and Paul Smith (pictured) on 17 January 2017.
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1950s and 1960s

1950s and 1960s. History of Lismore.
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2017 Australia Day Awards nominations open

Lismore City Council is now calling for nominations for the 2017 Australia Day Awards.
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2017 Lismore Masters Games now open for registrations

Are you a former sportsperson or sports lover on the wrong side of 30? Then now is the time to join the 10th Lismore Workers Masters Games with registrations open for the event this September.
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700 volunteers descend on Lismore for mass clean-up

More than 700 volunteers will descend on Lismore this Sunday, 23 April to clean Lismore’s public parks and deliver 2000 relief packages to those in flood-affected areas.
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A city bursting with investment, development and business potential

Detailing the economic, social and growth potential of Lismore as a smart place to invest, develop or start your business.
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A complete list of Lismore City Council forms A-Z

A complete list of Lismore City Council forms A-Z.
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A guide to fees and charges for all Council services

Our annual Fees & Charges.
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A guide to fire safety for business owners

Fire safety regulations and tips for business owners.
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A guide to making your home fire safe

Fire safety in the home tips and regulations.
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A guide to on-site sewage management

On-site sewage management regulations.
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A guide to our committees, panels and advisory groups

We have several committees, panels and advisory groups which play an important role in providing input on different issues for Council.
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A list of Lismore City Council's awards and industry recognition...

Awards, achivements and recognition received by Lismore City Council.
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A new century

Beggining of the 20th century. History of Lismore.
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A regional airport with everything you need

Lismore Regional Airport details and associated information on car parking and airport facilities.
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A short history of flooding in Lismore

A history of flooding in Lismore and Lismore floods.
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A step-by step guide to plumbing approvals

Notice of Works for plumbers to undertake work in the Lismore LGA. Following plumbing reforms, this replaced the Plumbing Permit.
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Workers Directory

The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Workers Directory contains a full list of ATSI services in the Lismore Local Government Area.
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Acknowledgements

History of Lismore. Acknowledgements.
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Advice on the safe disposal and management of asbestos

Information on safe disposal and management of asbestos in the home.
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Aerobatics daredevil Paul Bennet brings aerial magic to the bush

Flying commercial aircraft is not the only job for people who dream of a career in the skies, as aerobatics expert Paul Bennet will happily tell you.
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All clear issued for Lismore; CBD to be closed to traffic at 6am Monday; kerbside pick-ups begin tomorrow

The NSW has issued an all clear for the residents of Lismore CBD, and North and South Lismore. This means it is now safe to return.
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All current Lismore City Council policies from A-Z

All current Lismore City Council policies from A-Z.
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Alternative lifestyles

Alternative lifestyles and sustainable living. Nimbin 1973 Aquarius Festival. Hippies come to Northern Rivers. History of Lismore.
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Annual Community Grants Scheme

The Annual Community Grants Scheme is open to all community organisations who wish to undertake worthwhile community projects or activities in the Lismore Local Government Area.
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Annual Community Grants Scheme now open to community groups

Applications for the 2017 Annual Community Grants Scheme are now open at www.lismore.nsw.gov.au.
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Applications for assistance through the Lismore Flood Appeal are open until 15 May

Applications for assistance through the Lismore Flood Appeal are now open. Applications close 15 May.
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Applications open for 2017 Sister City Student Exchange Program

Lismore City Council is calling for students and host families to be part of the 2017 Sister City Student Exchange Program.
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Apply now to be a member for the Nimbin Advisory Group


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Are you planning an event in the Lismore area?

Information and forms for holding a festival or event on a public street, footpath, open space or property owned and/or maintained by Council.
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Asset management is helping us work toward financial sustainability

Information on our Asset Management Strategy and accompanying Asset Management Plans.
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Australia Day Awards honour high achievers

Lismore will be honouring exceptional citizens as well as welcoming 15 new Australians during the 2017 Australia Day Awards ceremony on Thursday, 26 January at Lismore City Hall.
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Baths and GSAC extend opening hours to combat hot weather

The Goonellabah Sports & Aquatic Centre and the Lismore Memorial Baths will both have extended operating hours on Saturday and Sunday due to the very hot weather predicted.
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Beach wheelchair a ticket to freedom this summer

Lismore now has a beach wheelchair available for hire by local families, thanks to one woman’s drive to give her son freedom and the generosity of several local organisations.
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Beauty salons, tattoos and piercing parlours and hairdressers

Council regulations and requirements for beauty salons, tattoo and piercing parlours and hairdressers.
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Biocycle system wins NSW composting award

Lismore City Council been named winner of an AORA NSW 2016 Leadership Award for its innovative Biocycle Compost Facility.
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Blakebrook Quarry operating approval conditions

Reporting to fulfil Blakebrook Quarry operating approval conditions set by the NSW Government Department of Planning.
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Book the Catchment Model for your next educational event or activity


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Browns Creek flood pump update

Based on current Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) predictions, Lismore City Council does not anticipate the need to close the Browns Creek floodgate tonight.
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Build Your Future campaign promotes $20,000 housing subsidies

Lismore Deputy Mayor Gianpiero Battista and Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan today launched an extensive advertising campaign for the Build Your Future Lismore Housing Subsidy Scheme, promoting $20,000 subsidies for people interested in building a home.
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Build Your Future housing grants program closes

The Build Your Future housing grants opportunity has now closed, with Lismore City Council receiving a total of 38 applications for the $20,000 grants.
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Building & Industry Development Newsletters

Building & Industry Development News is an electronic newsletter we produce to provide timely advice to builders, plumbers and other tradespeople about issues relating to their work with Council and regulations affecting the industry.
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Bundjalung artist EOI released for Quadrangle public art project

Lismore City Council is seeking Expressions of Interest from Bundjalung artists to create a public artwork at the new Lismore Quadrangle.
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Business owners help beautify South Lismore Pump Station

South Lismore business owners have worked with Lismore City Council in recent weeks to turn a Union Street eyesore into a lush garden.
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Business owners urged to nominate for Lismore Business Panel

Lismore City Council is seeking nominations for five new positions on the Lismore Business Panel (LBP).
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Business Papers and Agendas for Committees and Advisory Groups

Our business papers, agendas and minutes for council meetings, committees and advisory groups.
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Business support staff make old gallery new home

Lismore City Council staff will move into the old Lismore Regional Gallery building this week to be close to the CBD while providing ongoing post-flood business advice and support.
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Carols evening raises over $2500 for charity

The 2016 Shopbaby Carols in the Heart has raised $2666.25 for local charity, Jodie's Inspiration.
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Category C fundinfg announced - small grants now available for business and community groups

Category C fundinfg announced - small grants now available for business and community groups
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CBD closure update; new waste advice; free hot showers at Transit Centre

The central block of the Lismore CBD will remain closed until at least Wednesday afternoon to aid clean-up efforts and the Lismore Transit Centre is now open from 7am to 7pm offering free hot showers.
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CBD program wins national MainStreet awards

Lismore City Council received two gongs at the 2016 MainStreet Australia Awards in Melbourne last night for its work in promoting and revitalising the CBD and boosting economic development.
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Cemetery and crematorium facilities and services

Lismore Memorial Gardens lawn cemetery and crematorium services and facilities including the Lismore Lawn Cemetery and Memorial Gardens Register for burial plots.
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Challenge your business to be better with Liz Ellis

Business owners in Lismore are invited to a special breakfast event with netball world champion Liz Ellis on Tuesday, 28 February to celebrate Back to Business Week.
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Choose to reuse and have fun with community activities during Plastic Free July!


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Choose to reuse and join the Plastic Free July campaign

Lismore City Council is encouraging people to join its Plastic Free July campaign, get involved in free community activities and help eliminate single-use plastic bags in Lismore.
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Clean-up 50% complete; Council urges patience

With the flood clean-up now 50% complete, Lismore City Council is urging residents and businesses to be patient and remain waste conscious.
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ClubGRANTS funding round opens 1 March

Applications for grants of up to $5000 will soon be available through the annual NSW ClubGRANTS scheme, which is funded through the NSW Registered Clubs Gaming Tax.
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Clyde Campbell Carpark toilets get pre-Christmas makeover

The newly refurbished Clyde Campbell Carpark toilets are now open to the public in time for the Christmas shopping rush.
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Combined rezoning Planning Proposal (1 and 3 Federation Drive, Eltham) & subdivision Development Application (3 Federation Drive, Eltham): 21 June to 7 July 2017


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Community asked to offer up good ideas during Village Well consultation

Lismore City Council and Village Well are calling on residents to offer up ideas to help activate and improve Lismore during a series of 'Listening Post' community consultations next week.
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Community celebration a thank you for flood volunteers

Lismore City Council is hosting a community party this Sunday, 21 May to thank the hundreds of volunteers who helped others during the recent flood.
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Community grants offered by Lismore City Council

Community grants offered by Lismore City Council.
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Community groups gifted annual grants

Lismore City Council has presented more than 30 community organisations with thousands of dollars in grant funding today as part of its Annual Community Grants Scheme.
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Community invited to celebrate National Reconciliation Week

Lismore City Council staff will move into the old Lismore Regional Gallery building this week to be close to the CBD while providing ongoing post-flood business advice and support.
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Community meeting for flood updates

A transition to recovery community meeting will be held at Lismore City Hall tomorrow night, 6 April, to provide updates on what happened during the recent flood and actions for the future as the recovery continues.
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Community Panels involve local residents in decision making and community building

We have developed seven Community Panels to help identify and prioritise community projects for their respective communities in partnership with Council.
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Community survey helps shape our future

Lismore City Council has launched a community-wide survey as part of a review of the Imagine Lismore Community Strategic Plan.
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Constructed wetland helps treat water quality

Our $180,000 constructed wetland at Slaters Creek in North Lismore will improve water quality flowing from the Slaters Creek catchment into the Wilsons River.
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Construction Manual

Construction Manual.
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Contacts and information on your elected representatives

Phone and email contacts for Lismore City Council Councillors.
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Continued wet weather grounds Lismore Aviation Expo

The Lismore Aviation Expo has been postponed until Saturday, 29 July as the forecast for rain worsens and conditions become increasingly dangerous for pilots.
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Contractor Insurance Management System (CIMS) to replace existing Trades and Services Register

Contractor Insurance Management System (CIMS) to replace existing Trades and Services Register
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Contracts over $150,000 awarded by Council - GIPA reporting

A list of Council contracts over $150,000 that have been awarded.
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Council acts on hospital parking complaints

Lismore City Council will commence parking enforcement in residential areas around Lismore Base Hospital next week in response to resident concerns.
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Council decisions relating to coal seam gas mining

Council resolutions on coal seam gas and the CSG moratorium in the Lismore LGA.
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Council insurer provides $1 million for immediate flood repairs

Lismore City Council insurer Statewide Mutual has presented Council with $1 million so important repair work can begin while Council's flood claim is processed.
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Council is working toward Australia's first community/council solar farm

Lismore City Council and Farming the Sun launched the Lismore Community Solar initiative in May 2013. The goal was to establish a community-owned solar farm in Lismore in partnership with Council - potentially the first of its kind in Australia.
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Council issues hefty fines for unlawful development

Council has recently issued fines totalling $12,000 for unlawful activities in relation to development compliance in the Lismore Local Government Area.
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Council says thank you to emergency services personnel

Australia cricket legend Adam Gilchrist made a surprise visit to Lismore today to serve sausages to more than 100 emergency services personnel who have worked tirelessly since the recent flood.
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Council supports National Tree Day in Lismore

Council partners with the Wilsons River Landcare Group and other supporters each year for Planet Ark's National Tree Day in July.
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Council takes action on illegal dwellings

Lismore City Council is reminding residents of the consequences of undertaking unlawful building works and residing in illegal dwellings following two recent successful Court cases.
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Council to upgrade inner CBD footpaths


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Council urges patience for those affected by road closures

Lismore City Council is urging patience from rural residents as some of the major road closures caused by the recent natural disaster could take months to repair.
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Council workers go head to head with African refugees in football friendly

Lismore City Council staff will be hoping to thwart a winning hat trick when they meet the African All Stars in their annual football friendly this Friday, 14 October at Crozier Field.
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Council's certification services

Principal Cerifying Authority services provided by Council and our Building Certification Team.
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Council-owned venues for hire in Lismore city

Council-owned venues for hire in Lismore city.
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Crafty kids wanted for Suitcase Showcase at Lismore Recycled Market

Lismore City Council is putting out a call for crafty youngsters to join the Lismore Recycled Market's 'Suitcase Showcase' coming up on Saturday, 16 July.
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DA Tracker temporarily down for maintenance


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Detailed plans guiding the future of our community

Imagine Lismore includes 10, four and one year plans and meeting the specifications of the Integrated Planning & Reporting (IPR) Framework. The plans detail our community's vision for their future and how Council will practically work towards making those visions a reality.
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Development & Design Manual, Standard Drawings and Construction Manual

Development & Design Manual, Standards Drawings and Construction Manual.
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Development Control Plan for land where LEP 2000 applies

Development Control Plan for land where LEP 2000 applies.
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Development Control Plan for land where LEP 2012 applies

Development Control Plan for land where LEP 2012 applies.
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Dining Guide delivers mouth-watering travel map

The 2016 edition of the Lismore, Nimbin and Villages Dining Guide has been launched, once again showcasing the region's many award-winning cafes, restaurants and eateries.
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Don't forget to vote this Saturday

The 2016 local government election is on this Saturday, 10 September.
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Drone technology saves time and money

Lismore City Council has taken yet another leap into the 21st century and is now using a drone for wastewater trunk main and overflow inspections.
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Early settlers and sawyers

Early settlers and sawyers. History of Lismore.
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Engage with the democratic process through our meetings and briefings

There are many ways to engage with Council and Councillors. We encourage people to attend our meetings and briefings to stay up-to-date with the many issues affecting our Local Government Area. Ordinary Council meetings are held on the first Tuesday of every month at the Council Chambers from 6pm.
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Environmental and noxious weeds in the Northern Rivers

Information on environmental and noxious weeds in the Northern Rivers and contacts details for Far North Coast Weeds.
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ePlanning Tools to help you with planning and development matters fast

The NSW PlanningHub provides free access to information to help you prepare, lodge and track development applications.
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Events play key role in reinvigorating Lismore

Lismore has a long journey ahead to rebuild after the flood, but Lismore City Council says upcoming events will help bring visitors and more than $12 million dollars into the region.
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Explore the beauty and diversity of the Northern Rivers region

Lismore and Nimbin Tourism runs the Lismore Visitor Information Centre and the Nimbin Visitor Information Centre. They provide information on everything to see and do in the region.
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Farm Health Assessment Tools and Education Booklets


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Fast Aviation launches new charter service at upcoming Expo

Lismore Aviation Centre is fast making a name for itself as a general aviation hotspot in NSW, with businesses like Fast Aviation at the helm of this exciting change.
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Federal Government announces $1.4 million for Oakes Oval upgrade

The Federal Government today announced it will fast track funding toward the $3 million upgrade of Lismore's Oakes Oval.
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Feedback welcomed on strategic plans and annual budget

Lismore City Council is seeking community feedback on its new suite of strategic documents and 2017/18 budget, which are now on display for 28 days.
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Field Days and Events


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Find out how flood levels and your floor height compares

Information on flood levels and floor heights in Lismore city.
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Fire safety regulations for all development in the Lismore LGA

Fire safety requirements for new and existing buildings.
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First community solar farm for Lismore switches on

Lismore City Council's Lismore Community Solar project is now up and running with the first solar farm installed and generating energy on the roof of the Goonellabah Sports & Aquatic Centre.
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Flash flooding possible in basin due to Browns Creek pump damage

The NSW SES Lismore City Unit has stated that with uncertainty over the amount of rainfall expected over the next three days and damage to Browns Creek pumps, there is a higher probability for flash flooding in the Lismore basin in coming days.
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Flood clean-up and recovery update 3 April

Lismore City Council is asking the community for help and understanding during the flood clean-up and recovery effort ahead as the full enormity of the damage becomes apparent.
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Flood clean-up and recovery update 4 April

The main CBD block will remain closed until at least Wednesday afternoon as Lismore City Council crews work to clear the CBD of flood debris.
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Flood clean-up and recovery update 5 April

Lismore’s Woodlark and Molesworth Streets are now open to traffic and cleaning and flood debris removal is continuing in Magellan and Keen Streets as well as the outer Lismore CBD.
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Flood clean-up and recovery update 7 April

Lismore City Council will be sending some of the potential 15,000 tonnes of waste left in the aftermath of the flood to a Queensland waste disposal facility.
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Free Christmas fun at Carols in the Heart

Lismore families are invited to get into the Christmas spirit at the 2016 Shopbaby Carols in the Heart on Sunday, 11 December.
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Free Christmas fun in Lismore CBD

The Lismore Business Panel is helping to spread the Christmas spirit with free activities and Christmas fun in the Lismore CBD.
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Free community open day celebrates 15 years of recycling innovation

Northern Rivers residents are invited to celebrate National Recycling Week and the 15th anniversary of Northern Rivers Waste at a community open day on Saturday, 19 November.
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Free field day targets Big Scrub restoration

Lismore City Council is holding its 10th Rural Landholder Initiative field day on Thursday, 25 August in Lindendale. It will focus on mixed farming and Big Scrub protection and restoration works.
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Free Tuncester field day looks at rural farmland ecology

Lismore City Council's next Rural Landholder Initiative event is a Rural Farmland Ecology Field Day at Tuncester on Friday, 30 June.
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Free workshop to grow regional reconciliation

Lismore City Council launched its Reconciliation in the Region project today at the Lismore Leaders breakfast, in the hope that the region's brightest minds will help close the gap through their own organisations.
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Frequently asked questions about rates and charges

Frequently asked questions about your Council rates.
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Frequently asked questions about water meters

Information and frequently asked questions about water meters, infrastructure and water meter repairs and damage.
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Give your organisation a great RAP

In 2013, Lismore City Council was the first council in the Northern Rivers to adopt a Reconciliation Action Plan (RAP).
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Go garage sale crazy at Second Hand Saturday

With millions of tonnes of waste being sent to landfill by Australian households each year, the humble garage sale is an easy way to reuse and recycle pre-loved goods.
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Golfers help local kids breathe easier

After more than 30 years, the Local Government Charity Golf Day has cracked its long-held goal of raising over $10,000 and has purchased a life-saving piece of equipment for Our Kids.
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Goonellabah Community Plan improves safety and sense of belonging

The Goonellabah Community Plan provided resources strategies for Goonellabah that aimed to reduce anti-social behaviour and domestic violence, increase employment opportunities, offer sporting and social events and encourage respect between all ages of people living in the community.
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Grant Program


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Green Army creates jobs and saves vulnerable koalas

Lismore City Council is hoping that two Green Army projects secured in 2016 will lead to jobs for young people as well as improved habitat for local koalas.
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Green Urban Corridors Plan for Lismore

Lismore City Council is currently implementing the first year of its Biodiversity Management Strategy projects, including the development of a Green Urban Corridors Plan.
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Guidelines for all development in the Lismore LGA

Development guidelines for the Lismore LGA.
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Handy hints and tips to save dollars and live more sustainably

Handy hints and tips on sustainability in the home. This includes measures to save energy and money in your living areas, outdoor spaces and garden, and the bathroom and laundry.
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Have you got a big idea for a tiny home?

Entries for the 2016 Tiny Homes Design Competition remain open until 1 September.
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Heritage Park playground reopens

The Heritage Park playground was reopened today following the replacement of playground equipment that was destroyed by fire earlier this year.
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High-flying fun at third annual Lismore Aviation Expo

The third annual Lismore Aviation Expo is coming up on Saturday, 17 June, with high-flying fun for the whole family including the headline feature – a death-defying aerobatics display by Paul Bennet Airshows.
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Historical information about the city of Lismore

History of Lismore.
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Historical tales of a floodplain town

Lismore flood stories written by Margaret Henderson, Richmond River Historical Society.
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HMAS Lismore

HMAS Lismore. History of Lismore.
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Honouring what matters at annual NAIDOC Celebration Day

People of all ages are invited to celebrate Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture at Lismore City Council's annual NAIDOC Celebration Day on Thursday, 29 June.
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How to deal with barking dogs in your street or neighbourhood

Ways to deal with barking dogs and noise from dogs in your street or neighbourhood.
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How to deal with loud noise in your neighbourhood

Information on neighbourhood noise and how to deal with it.
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How to hire a park or public space

In order to hire a park or public space you need to fill out our Park Booking Form.
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How to make a submission in support or objection of a DA

How to make a submission in support or objection of a development application.
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How to obtain Section 138 approvals

Section 138 approvals for plumbing, water, sewer and wastewater works.
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How we got started: background information


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Illegal doof operators fined $6000

Two organisers of an illegal doof held at Rocky Creek Dam earlier this year have been fined $6000 by Lismore City Council.
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Imagine Lismore Projects are coming to fruition through our Partnering Strategy


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Important information for residents during a flood

Essential information on flooding in Lismore such as flood heights and floor levels, CBD floor maps for businesses, radio stations, council contacts, emergency contacts, a history of flooding and more.
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Important information on how Council operates

Operations and functions of Lismore City Council including the Code of Conduct.
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Important information on our use of pesticides in parks, gardens and sporting fields

Council uses a wide range of pesticides to control insects, weeds, termites, fungus and many other pests in public areas. This includes parks, gardens and sporting fields as well as Council-operated facilities such as the Lismore Memorial Gardens.
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Improving the health and water quality of our waterways

The Cleaner Waterways Program is a project to improve the water quality of local creeks and our stormwater to protect the health of the Wilsons and Richmond Rivers.
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Independent, critical economic analysis for Lismore city

The Lismore City Economic Profile provides independent, critical economic analysis for Lismore city by combining 11 different data sets to build the story of our local economy, how it’s changing and how it compares to other areas.
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Independent, critical social information and analysis of Lismore

The Lismore City Community Profile provides independent, critical social analysis for Lismore city by combining 11 different data sets to build the story of our local community, how it’s changing and how it compares to other areas.
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Information about the pruning and removal of trees on private and public land

Information on the pruning and removal of trees on public and private land.
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Information for businesses and residents on flood recovery support and assistance


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Information for residents on the Fire and Emergency Services Levy

Information for residents on the Fire and Emergency Services Levy (FESL).
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Information on accessibility and related services in Lismore city

Information on accessibility and related services in Lismore city.
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Information on construction approvals and building compliance

Information on Construction Certificate issued by Council or a Principal Certifying Authority (PCA) and building compliance.
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Information on controlling our Indian Myna plague

Information on controlling our Indian Myna plague.
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Information on heritage requirements and funding assistance

Information on heritage requirements and funding assistance.
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Information on how to resolve neighbourhood disputes

Information on what to do in the event of a neighbourhood dispute.
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Information on our local quarries

Information on Blakebrook Quarry and Tucombil Quarry including opening hours, products and services.
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Information on our waste operations arm Northern Rivers Waste

Information on Northern Rivers Waste, Materials Recovery Facility, Revolve Shop, Lismore Recycling & Recovery Centre, Save n Waste Store, Wyrallh Road Waste Facility, was vouchers, recycling rules, Glass Processing Plant.
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Information on running a small home-based business

Information and requirements for running a small, home-based business or home occupation.
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Information on wildlife, koalas and who to contact if you find injured animals

Information on wildlife, koalas and contact details for injured wildlife organisations including WIRES, Northern Rivers Wildlife Carers and Friends of the Koala.
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Investigating and planning for the LGA's future housing needs

The Lismore Housing Strategy highlights current and future housing needs of the Lismore LGA and an action plan to meet these needs.
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Items currently on exhibition for community feedback

Council places items on public exhibition so the community can provide feedback and input into different plans, projects, strategies and policies.
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Join our Aboriginal Advisory Group: Expressions of Interest open until 17 April


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Keeping it local helps SCU students on path to employment

Lismore City Council has long been committed to ensuring successful tenderers have a focus on local content, and that includes giving local young people better opportunities for future employment.
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Koonorigan Road to reopen as Council awaits disaster funding

Lismore City Council will begin clearing the landslip on Koonorigan Road next Monday, 8 May with the aim to have single-lane access by the end of next week.
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Landholders wanted to improve koala habitat

Lismore City Council is calling for expressions of interest from landholders in the north west of the Lismore Local Government Area who would like to improve or create koala habitat on their properties.
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Largest North Coast sand sculpture sends message of hope and support

Lismore residents are invited to help create the largest ever sand and soil art sculpture on the North Coast as part of an event to promote child protection.
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Last chance to provide comment on strategic plans and budget

Community members have until next Wednesday, 7 June to make submissions on Lismore City Council's new suite of strategic documents and 2017/18 budget.
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Latte Art Smackdown puts coffee creativity on the menu at Eat the Street

Latte art is now on the menu at this weekend’s 2017 Eat the Street food festival, with a new competition to determine who can create the most impressive caffeinated masterpiece.
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Liquid trade waste and how to dispose of it

Information on the safe discharging of liquid trade waste.
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Lismore Aviation Expo to go ahead despite wet weather

The Lismore Aviation Expo will go ahead as planned this Saturday, 17 June despite the recent wet weather and minor flood in Lismore.
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Lismore Base Hospital parking consultation begins

Lismore City Council is asking residents, businesses, workers and visitors to the Lismore Base Hospital precinct to complete a parking survey.
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Lismore Biodiversity Awards


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Lismore builds public art installation to promote child safety

This Saturday a Lismore roundabout will become the canvas for a massive sand and soil art installation to mark National Child Protection Week.
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Lismore City Council's Purchase Order Terms and Conditions

Lismore City Council's Purchase Order Terms and Conditions
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Lismore City Environment Education Centre a great place to learn

The Lismore City Environment Education Centre is an educational space available to school and community groups next door to the Lismore Recycling & Recovery Centre on Wyrallah Road.
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Lismore clean-up and recovery: information for residents

Lismore City Council and other agencies are working round the clock to deal with the aftermath of recent Wilsons River flooding, which is the largest flood peak Lismore has seen since 1974.
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Lismore community urged to discard takeaway and choose to reuse

Lismore City Council has developed a range of colourful reusable cups for the community and staff in a bid to reduce waste and eliminate the ubiquitous takeaway coffee cup.
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Lismore Flood Appeal applications now open

Lismore City Council is calling for applications from those hardest hit by recent flooding to access Lismore Flood Appeal assistance.
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Lismore Flood Appeal Concert cancelled

Lismore City Council has cancelled its Lismore Flood Appeal Concert planned for 29 April after being unable to secure a high-profile headline act.
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Lismore Flood Appeal gets off to a flying start

The Lismore Flood Appeal is off to a flying start, raising over $50,000 in the first 48 hours after a GoFundMe page went live on Tuesday afternoon.
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Lismore Flood Appeal receives almost 400 applications

Lismore City Council has received almost 400 applications for flood assistance through the Lismore Flood Appeal.
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Lismore Flood Appeal receives tax deductible status

The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) has approved tax deductible status for the Lismore Flood Appeal, paving the way for more corporate donations and ensuring current donors can claim a tax deduction.
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Lismore Late Nighter bus helps CBD revellers get home safe

The Lismore Late Nighter is a bus service that operates every Saturday night, ensuring revellers in the CBD can get home safely.
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Lismore Memorial Baths and the Goonellabah Sports and Aquatic Centre

Information on the Lismore Memorial Baths and the Goonellabah Sports and Aquatic Centre.
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Lismore offers excellent sporting facilities and accommodation for pre-games training

Information on training and facilities in Lismore for pre-games training leading up to the 2018 Commonwealth Games at Gold Coast City.
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Lismore Prospectus to attract private investment and public funding to the city

Lismore City Council is now poised to lobby for big ticket public funding and private investment with the development of the new Lismore Prospectus.
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Lismore Prospectus to attract private investment and public funding to the city


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Lismore Quadrangle project to transform CBD centre

The Lismore Quadrangle is a project to rebuild the Lismore Regional Gallery and have public open space in the centre of the CBD bordered by the new gallery, Lismore Library and the Northern Rivers Conservatorium.
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Lismore Recovery Centre provides help and support

The Lismore Recovery Centre is located at 120 Dalley Street, East Lismore (entry via Military Road) and is open from 9am to 6pm every day.
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Lismore Recovery Centre to close this Friday

The Lismore Recovery Centre in Dalley Street, East Lismore, will close at 5pm this Friday, 19 May.
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Lismore Regional Gallery offers exhibitions, events, children's activities and more...

Lismore Regional Gallery provides program of exhibitions and events each year. This includes national and international exhibition, children's activities and tours, local group and solo exhibitions plus the Northern Rivers Portrait Prize.
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Lismore to host 15th annual Emirates Melbourne Cup Tour

The Victoria Racing Club today announced that Lismore will play host to the 18-carat gold Emirates Melbourne Cup in 2017.
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Lismore upgraded to 'regional city' in North Coast Regional Plan

Lismore City Council has successfully petitioned the NSW Government to upgrade the status of Lismore in the North Coast Regional Plan (NCRP) from a second-tier 'regional centre' to a recognised 'regional city'.
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Locals called on to help boost Lismore Flood Appeal total

Lismore City Councillor Eddie Lloyd today called on workplaces, community organisations, sporting clubs and performers across the Northern Rivers to help the Lismore Flood Appeal reach its ambitious $500,000 target.
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Maintenance schedules for mowing and gardening services

Maintenance schedules for mowing and gardening services.
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Major League Baseball looks to Lismore as future prospect

Major League Baseball (MLB) officials have been inspecting facilities at Lismore's Albert Park today, with an eye to establishing training camps for international player development programs.
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Make a bid for surplus Council equipment via BidCoast

Council sells surplus equipment and assets via auctions on the BidCoast website.
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Make a Payment

Options for paying rate and water accounts. This includes online, in person, via regular post or via Post billpay.
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Make your vote count on election day

The 2016 local government election will take place on Saturday, 10 September.
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Making good use of waste a winning formula

Lismore City Council has won a Local Government Excellence in the Environment Award for 'waste avoidance and reuse' in recognition of the Lismore Revolve Shop and Lismore Recycled Market.
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Man fined $4000 for contaminated driveway material

Lismore City Council has fined a 70-year-old Tregeagle man $4000 for constructing a driveway from crushed concrete containing traces of asbestos.
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Managing the health and habitat of our koala population in south-east Lismore

The Comprehensive Koala Plan of Management for south-east Lismore (CKPoM) aims to protect the koala population found in the southeast of the LGA, one of the most significant on the NSW North Coast.
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Managing the health of the Richmond River estuary

The Coastal Zone Management Plan for the Richmond River Estuary contains key environmental issues and actions to address these estuary management issues.
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Managing water quality and localised flooding issues

Our Stormwater Management Plan (SMP) focuses on managing water quality and quantity issues in the Wilsons River and Tucki Tucki Creek, which receive stormwater runoff from the Lismore urban area.
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Masters Games and Lismore Cup partnership a winning combo

Lismore Workers Masters Games organisers have joined forces with the Lismore Turf Club so Masters Games competitors can enjoy a day at the races.
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Mattress drive provides comfort to those in need

The Diocese of Lismore and Lismore City Council are working together to provide comfort to Northern Rivers residents who lost mattresses in the recent flood.
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Mayor calls for Australia Day Award nominations

New Lismore Mayor Isaac Smith is urging people to nominate loved ones, friends, teammates or colleagues for the 2017 Australia Day Awards.
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Memorial Baths closed; all aquatic activities moved to GSAC pool

The Goonellabah Sports & Aquatic Centre pool will be open for extended hours following the devastating flood in the CBD that has inundated the Lismore Memorial Baths.
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Memorial Baths open for Australia Day fun

Lismore Memorial Baths will be open from 10am to 6pm for Australia Day this Thursday, 26 January.
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Minor residential development

Information on development applications for minor residential development such as decks, carports, pergolas, patios etc.
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Modifications (Section 96 applications) and Review of Determination

Section 96 applications and Section 82A Review of Determination.
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Monthly words of wisdom from our head honcho and a look at our future direction

A message from General Manager Gary Murphy about the direction of Council.
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Multimillion dollar sewage treatment plant upgrade begins

Lismore's Deputy Mayor Gianpiero Battista has turned the first sod on the $25 million upgrade of the South Lismore Sewage Treatment Plant (STP).
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NAIDOC Celebration Day offers free fun and community connection

People of all ages and backgrounds are invited to join Lismore City Council's annual NAIDOC Celebration Day on Thursday, 30 June to celebrate Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture.
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Natural disaster declared in Lismore after major flooding

Lismore City Council has begun assessing the damage caused by this week's major flood, with Mayor Isaac Smith saying the clean-up could take weeks if not months, and the repair bill will run into the millions.
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New app another reason to love your library

Move over St Valentine because 14 February is also Library Lovers’ Day and to celebrate Richmond Tweed Regional Library is launching a new mobile app.
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New Business Panel to help Lismore CBD rebuild and revitalise

The new Lismore Business Panel met for the first time today, with Outer CBD representative and local business woman Deborah Benhayon elected as Chairperson.
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New Christmas tree carries on recycled tradition

Lismore is the proud owner of another recycled Christmas tree in 2016 – a gift from Lismore City Council to the community.
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New Community Pride Trailer helps locals tend their patch

Lismore City Council has launched its new Community Pride Trailer, which is available free to community groups who would like to undertake working bees or special community projects.
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New gallery cafe EOI released

Lismore City Council is calling for expressions of interest for the operation of a cafe at the new Lismore Regional Gallery.
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New Green Army team grows koala habitat

A new Green Army team has started work restoring koala habitat in the north-west of the Lismore Local Government Area (LGA).
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New guide promotes backyard biodiversity

Lismore City Council has launched a new publication to inspire urban, village and rural residential home owners to invite the natural world into their gardens.
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New guide promotes biodiversity in backyards

My Local Native Garden Guide is designed to inspire urban, village and rural residential home owners to invite the natural world into their gardens.
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New laws for local council elections

The NSW Electoral Commission (NSWEC) has announced that new laws improving integrity in the local government electoral process commenced on 1 July 2016.
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New Lismore Biodiversity Awards launched

To celebrate and recognise excellence in environmental stewardship, Lismore City Council has introduced the Lismore Biodiversity Awards and is calling for nominations from the community and organisations.
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New partnership grows civic pride

A new partnership between Lismore City Council, Nortec and Novaskill has seen Heritage Park transformed with new garden beds and the gates and grandstand at Riverview Park repaired and repainted.
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New resident voucher system to replace Tip Free Days

Lismore City Council will no longer hold Tip Free Days and instead implement an electronic voucher system that entitles residents to three free tip visits each year.
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New soundtrail brings Nimbin history to life

Lismore City Council has launched a Nimbin Soundtrail to give visitors and tourists a unique window into the history, culture and people of the village.
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New stallholders to attend Lismore Recycled Market

This month's Lismore Recycled Market on Saturday, 16 July will feature products made by local kids as well as 15 creative stallholders.
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New top-level taskforce helps Lismore businesses rebuild

Lismore City Council has established a Lismore Business Flood Recovery Taskforce to ensure continued support for businesses following the March flood.
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New waste voucher system launched

Lismore City Council has launched a new electronic waste voucher system, which entitles all households to three free visits to the Lismore Recycling & Recovery Centre each year.
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Nitro Circus Live announces Lismore show

Nitro Circus Live has announced it will visit Lismore for the first time in April 2017, when the action sports spectacular returns to Australia for a 15-city tour.
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Nominate now for 2017 Sister City Student Exchange Program

Lismore City Council and Yamato Takada in Japan have enjoyed a sister city relationship for 52 years and we also have a Sister City Student Exchange Program so school students can experience and learn from a different culture.
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Nominations open for Sister City Advisory Panel

Lismore City Council is calling for expressions of interest to join its Sister City Advisory Panel.
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Notice of Public Hearing Report: Fourth Round of Reclassifications


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Organic compost on sale until end of financial year

Lismore City Council has cut its organic compost price by over 25% until the end of the financial year.
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Other Useful Links and Our Partners


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Our annual financial reporting

Our annual Financial Reports including General Purpose Financial Statements, Special Purpose Financial Statements and Special Schedules.
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Our annual reports detail the progress of our Imagine Lismore plans

The Annual Report is one of the key points of accountability between Council and its community. Each Annual Report focuses on our implementation of the Imagine Lismore Four and One Year Plans.
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Our business paper archives

Archives of our Council business papers from 1998 to 2011.
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Our Community Energy Efficiency Program is making Council facilities more sustainable

The Community Energy Efficiency Program (CEEP) was established by the federal government to support local councils and community organisations in improving the energy efficiency of buildings, facilities and streetlighting as well as delivering community education.
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Our compliance and enforcement approach to unlawful or non-compliant activity

Our approach to compliance and enforcement activities including our Enforcement Policy and our Compliance and Enforcement Guidelines.
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Our disclaimer and internet privacy policy

Our Internet Privacy Statement and Disclaimer regarding the Lismore City Council website and our obligations to our constituents surrounding the content of the website.
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Our first peoples

Our first people. Aboriginal history. History of Lismore.
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Our fortnightly publication of Council news and events

We produce a fortnightly publication, Local Matters, for our ratepayers and residents. Local Matters is delivered fortnightly to more than 23,000 homes and PO boxes in the LGA via Australia Post.
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Our goal is to self-generate our electricity through renewable sources by 2023

Our 10-year Renewable Energy Master Plan will help us work toward the goal of self-generating all our electricity from renewable sources by 2023
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Our latest schedule of roadworks and road maintenance

Current roadworks and road maintenance schedule including road grading, gravel maintenance.
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Our Local Environmental Plans and Development Control Plans

Our Local Environmental Plans (LEPs) and Development Control Plans (DCPs).
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Our online interactive mapping services (GIS)


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Our plan for sport and recreation into the future

The Sport and Recreation Plan 2011-2021 provides a 10-year planning framework for sport and recreation and strategies for the future use and development of sport and recreation facilities, services and programs.
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Our plan to increase Aboriginal employment and cultural awareness

Reconciliation Action Plan details stepping stones to increased equality for Aboriginal people. The RAP includes changes to Council's Aboriginal Employment Strategy, better cultural awareness training, facilitating National Reconciliation Week and NAIDOC Week events in partnership with the Aboriginal community; and developing a Supplier Diversity Policy.
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Our process for subdivision developments

Information on the process for building subdivisions.
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Our Richmond-Tweed Regional Library

The Richmond-Tweed Regional Library offers a broad range of services including books, magazines, CDs, videos, and DVDs all available for free home loan. An extensive range of eResources can also be accessed from your phone, tablet or computer.
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Our Rural Landholder Initiative assists landholders through education and incentives

Lismore City Council is assisting rural landholders through the Rural Landholder Initiative.
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Our sister city, twin city and friendship relationships with cities around the globe

Our sister city, twin city and friendship relationships with cities around the globe.
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Our Values

Our organisational values.
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Overgrown private property

What to do with overgrown blocks and overgrown private property.
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Paid parking fees reduced in Dalziell Street

The price of paid parking in Dalziell Street near Lismore Base Hospital will be reduced from $5 per day to $2 per day from 8am today.
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Parking permits available for residents in the Lismore Base Hospital Health Precinct

Council operates a Resident Parking Scheme (RPS) within the Lismore Base Hospital Health Precinct, which allows people to apply for a Resident Parking Permit.
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Partnership brings art collection into view at hospital

Lismore Base Hospital's new link bridges may be functional walkways, but they also double as impressive indoor art galleries thanks to a partnership project between Lismore City Council and the Northern NSW Local Health District (NNSW LHD).
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PCA certification and our PCA services

Information on Principal Certifying Authority (PCA) certification and PCA services provided by Council's Building Certification Team.
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Places to walk your animals without a leash in Lismore

There are three leash-free areas in the Lismore Local Government Area for dog owners – one at Elizabeth Park and two by the Wilsons River.
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Planning proposal to amend the LEP at 37 Baldock Drive, McLeans Ridges: 22 June to 7 July 2017


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Planning strategies and policies covering Lismore LGA

Planning strategies and policies covering Lismore LGA.
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Plans that determine developer contributions

Developer contributions plans including the Lismore Contributions Plan Section 94, the Development Servicing Plan for Water Supply and the Development Servicing Plan for Wastewater.
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Politicians sweat it out for charity in Samson Challenge

Lismore City Council will be one of many local organisations represented in the 2017 Lismore Samson Fitness Challenge being held this Saturday, March 4.
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Pollution monitoring data for our Environmental Protection Licences

Publicly available pollution monitoring data required by the EPA under the Protection of the Environment Legislation Amendment Act, 2011 (POELA Act).
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Pre-lodgement meetings and advice can help streamline the DA process

Pre-lodgement advice and meetings for large development applications and minor development applications.
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Pre-poll voting and election information for all residents

The 2016 local government election is coming up on Saturday, 10 September and pre-poll voting commences on Monday, 29 August.
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Primordial Lismore

History of Lismore. Primordial Lismore.
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Privacy

Privacy relation to information your provide to Council during the employment process.
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Project helps create convenient health precincts for Lismore

Plans and information on the Lismore Health Precinct at Lismore Base Hospital and St Vincents Private Hospital.
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Promoting Lismore business through branding, promotions and events

Lismore Business is a partnership between business, Council and the community, governed by the Lismore Business Panel, administered by Council and tasked to implement the Lismore Promotion Program.
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Protecting and conserving biodiversity in an active farming region

The Biodiversity Management Strategy (BMS) is designed to protect and conserve biodiversity in our active farming region through a range of management activities and incentives.
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Publication guide

Lismore City Council's publication guide.
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Pump installation underway to alleviate Browns Creek flooding

Lismore City Council is currently installing a high-trans pump in the Lismore CBD to alleviate flooding from Browns Creek in the basin area.
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Quiet achiever named 2017 Citizen of the Year

Volunteer Barbara Boorman was named Lismore’s 2017 Australia Day Citizen of the Year in a ceremony held this morning at Lismore City Hall.
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RAAF C-17A Globemaster III announced for Aviation Expo

In a major coup for the Lismore Aviation Expo on 17 June, Lismore City Council has secured a RAAF C-17A Globemaster III to do a flypast.
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Receive and pay your rates and water notices electronically with Digital Mailbox


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Recycled Market and Botanic Gardens Open Day

Families are invited to a huge day of fun activities for young and old at the Lismore Recycling & Recovery Centre on Saturday, 20 August.
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Regional councils join the recycling revolution

Four councils will re-launch Lismore City Council's recycling education campaign this week as they embrace the city's innovative waste management approach and join the recycling revolution.
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Registering for casual employment

How to register for casual employment with Lismore City Council.
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Regulations for all on-site sewage management systems

Regulations and requirements for on-site sewage management systems including septic tank systems, aerated waste treatment systems, composting toilets and composting systems, greywater irrigation systems etc.
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Regulations for local food businesses

Local government and state regulations and requirements for food premises, restaurants, cafes or any other food business.
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Regulations for temporary food stalls, mobile vendors and market stallholders

Council regulations and application forms for temporary food stalls, mobile vendors and market stallholders.
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Renowned Australian author visits Lismore

Susan Duncan, Australian journalist and bestselling author of Salvation Creek and The House at Salvation Creek, will be holding an author talk at Goonellabah Library on her new memoir, The House on the Hill.
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Retailers asked to help shape CBD future

Lismore Business Panel and the Lismore Chamber of Commerce & Industry (LCCI) are asking businesses to take part in a Retailer Survey as part of a consultation about the future of Lismore CBD.
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Rules and costs for microchipping and registration

Rules and costs for microchipping and registration of cats and dogs.
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Rules surrounding stray cats and cat ownership

Respsonsible cat ownership and laws around stray cats.
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Rural landholder funding now available to enhance biodiversity

Lismore City Council is seeking expressions of interest from rural landholders to participate in the Rural Landholder Initiative, with funding of up to $5000 now available.
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Rural Landholder Initiative field days back on track after flood

Lismore City Council will hold its first Rural Landholder Initiative field day for 2017 on Friday, 19 May following cancellation of the first planned event due to flooding.
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Rural Landholder Initiative offers free landholder field days again in 2017

Lismore City Council's Rural Landholder Initiative - a major project under the Biodiversity Management Strategy - continues in 2017 with five more free field days for landholders.
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Safety requirements for all swimming pools

Requirements for swimming pool safety.
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Save the date - Lismore Flood Appeal Concert coming soon

Lismore City Council is urging locals to save the date for a Lismore Flood Appeal Concert on Saturday, 29 April at Oakes Oval.
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Save the date for Eat the Street food festival

The Lismore Business Panel, Lismore City Council and sponsors of the popular annual Eat the Street food festival today launched the 2017 event in Lismore's Magellan Street.
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SES benefits from sister city generosity

It's not often one is handed a wad of cash, but that’s exactly what Lismore Mayor Jenny Dowell received when the Sister City Student Exchange Program delegates recently arrived in Lismore.
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Sign up for the opportunity to tender for Council contracts

The Buy Local Project Northern Rivers is a partnership between Council, the Northern NSW Local Health District and the University Centre for Rural Health. Run through the ICN Regional Gateway, it is an online system for Council to place tenders and for local businesses to be advised via email.
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Sky's the limit for new careers with Aero Club scholarship

The Northern Rivers Aero Club is inviting young people interested in flying to visit them at this year's Lismore Aviation Expo to discuss their Pathway to Wings Assisted Scholarship.
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Small school makes big impression with colourful bus shelter

Upper Coopers Creek Public School has recently turned a drab bus shelter into a colourful work of art in a project that has involved the whole school (all eight students and two teachers) as well as the wider community.
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Sportsgrounds and sports facilities for hire

Information on hiring our premier sporting grounds, Oakes Oval and Crozier Field, and our main sporting venue, the Gordon Pavilion.
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Standard Drawings

Development and Design Manual Standard Drawings including Sample Drawings.
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State of the Environment Reporting provides environmental snapshot

State of the Environment (SoE) Report Summary and Lismore City Council SoE Report Card.
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Stormwater drainage in your neighbourhood

Stormwater drainage in your neighbourhood.
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Street Trees Masterplan helps provide a consistent approach to urban tree planting

The Lismore Street Trees Masterplan was adopted in 2008 to provide Lismore City Council will a structured approach to the placement of street trees within the Lismore urban area.
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Suncorp adds $50,000 to Lismore Flood Appeal tally

Suncorp is helping residents and businesses of Lismore to get back on their feet with a major donation of $50,000 to the Lismore Flood Appeal.
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Sustainable Economic Advantage 2020 a first for NSW

The Sustainable Economic Advantage 2020 takes a quadruple bottom-line approach to economic development that aligns with the community's stated environmental, social and cultural wants and needs.
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Sustainable House Day comp challenges designers to think locally

Entries for the 2017 Sustainable House Day Design Competition opened today, with organisers encouraging architects, designers and people with clever ideas to get their creative thinking caps on.
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Sustainable House Day events hosted by Lismore City Council

Sustainable House Day is held every September, giving residents the opportunity to visit homes around the region that are energy and water efficient.
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Sustainable House Day Expo offers up big ideas in tiny packages

The emphasis may be on tiny homes, but there will be some big ideas showcased at the 2016 Sustainable House Day Expo on Saturday, 17 September at Mullumbimby Civic Hall.
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Sustainable Saturday includes recycled market and botanic gardens open day

The Lismore Recycling & Recovery Centre on Wyrallah Road will be a hive of activity this Saturday, 20 August with fun activities for children, parents and discerning shoppers.
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T2011/14 Security Services


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T2011/28 Cleaning Services


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T2013/14 Provision of Disability Employment Services for Materials Recovery Facility


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T2013/15 Financial Auditing Services


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T2014/23 Water Main Replacement Panel


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T2015/10 South Lismore Sewerage Treatment Plant Upgrade Reference Design and Specifications


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T2015/33 NOROC Sewer Main Replacement Panel


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T2015-14 Lease Mobile Asphalt Plant - Blakebrook Quarry


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T2015-20 Various Asphalt Plant Raw Materials


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T2015-42 Vehicle Management System


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T2015-46 South Lismore Sewage Treatment Plant Upgrade (Design and Construction)


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T2015-48 Design and Construction Caniaba Street Sewer Pump Station and Rising Main


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T2016-14 Materials Recovery Facility Optical Sorting System


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T2016-2 Transport of Resource Recovery Materials


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T2016-28 Supply of Various Materials and Services


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T2016-34 Removal of Biosolids from East Lismore Sewage Treatment Plant


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T2016-37 Supply and Construction of Three Sheds


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T2016-7 Lismore Regional Gallery Construction


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T2017-6 Nimbin Water Supply Upgrade - Stage 2


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The arrival of Europeans

The arrival of Europeans. History of Lismore.
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The Fee Calculator can help you determine your DA charges


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The organisational structure of our senior management

Our senior staff and staff structure including the General Manager, Executive Director Sustainable Development and the Executive Director Infrastructure Services.
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Things you should know if you use a rainwater tank for drinking water

Information on rainwater tanks and drinking rainwater. This includes water quality and protecting water quality, chemicals, disinfecting, fighting fires, tank sizes and more.
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Three fined over Christmas tree shenanigans

Lismore Police are warning late night revellers to stay clear of the recycled Christmas tree in Lismore CBD after three people were issued with fines over the weekend.
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To Federation

From 1800s to Federations. History of Lismore.
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Tune in to local democracy with Council meeting webcasts

Forget Simpsons re-runs and Masterchef eliminations, Lismore City Council is now live streaming its monthly meetings for edge-of-your-seat viewing.
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Unleash your inner bargain hunter at Second Hand Saturday

Second Hand Saturday – the biggest coordinated garage sale day on the North Coast – is coming up this Saturday, 24 September.
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Urban Green Corridors Plan helps to restore native bushland and wildlife habitat


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US baseball guru boosts chances of multimillion dollar sports upgrade

One of Major League Baseball's leading global authorities on stadiums and facilities, Murray Cook, visited Albert Park today in another significant step toward Lismore becoming the home of baseball operations in Australia.
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Useful forms and policies regarding Council rates, payments and fees

Useful forms and policies regarding Council rates, payments and fees.
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Volunteers wanted to help with clean-up this weekend

Lismore Helping Hands group is putting out a call for volunteers to help with flood clean-up over the weekend.
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Waste ingenuity scores Corndale Public School a tidy prize

Corndale Public School has been crowned winner of Lismore City Council’s 2016 Waste Wise Schools Challenge, with a prize of $1500 to spend on further sustainability initiatives.
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We provide help and guidance for business success

We provide advice and guidance for new and existing businesses, investors and developers to meet Council regulations, navigate red tape and succeed in doing business in Lismore.
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Webcast Disclaimer


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What to do about dividing fences

Information on dividing fences and disputes around dividing fences.
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What to do if you find livestock on your property or wandering around

Information about what to do when you find livestock loose or wandering on the road on on your property.
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What to do if you have lost or found a dog

What to do and who to call if you have lost or found a dog.
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Why work for Lismore City Council?


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Wilson Street Bridge open in time for Christmas

The $2.45 million Wilson Street Bridge was officially opened today by Minister for Roads, Maritime and Freight Duncan Gay, Lismore Mayor Isaac Smith, Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan and Lismore MP Thomas George.
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Work underway to provide Boatharbour Road access

Lismore City Council is working to provide temporary access to Boatharbour Road for residents and bus services until permanent reconstruction of the collapsed culvert can be completed.
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WWI, between the wars and WWII

World War One and World War Two. History of Lismore.
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X Factor duo to headline Carols in the Heart

The 2016 Shopbaby Carols in the Heart has a little extra wow factor this year with popular X Factor stars Jess and Matt headlining the family event.
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Your guide to exempt and complying development

Your guide to exempt and complying development.
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Your guide to local sportgrounds affected by weather

Sporting field closures and sportground conditions due to wet weather.
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Your step-by-step guide to the development application process

A step-by-step guide on how to lodge a development application.
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