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Online DAs only from January 1

The NSW Government has mandated that all Development Applications lodged with us must be through the NSW Online Planning Portal from 1 January 2021 ...

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Swim Between The Flags

Swim Between The Flags

Stay safe at the beach this summer by swimming between the red and yellow flags at patrolled beaches...

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Bushfire Revocery

Bushfire Recovery Portal

Council have created the bushfire recovery portal to ensure that the recovery process is as simple and clear as possible...

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New Pools

Community Engagement Results in Stunning New Pool Designs for Woolgoolga and Sawtell

Following extensive community engagement we are proud to unveil the detailed concept designs for the upgrade of Woolgoolga and Sawtell Swimming Pools...

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Jetty Carpark Upgrade

A Fresh Green Look for the North Wall Car Park

North Wall public car park is being relocated, reconfigured and upgraded to reclaim recreation space for the community, provide more car parks and improve accessibility...

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Flood Study

Local Knowledge Needed for Flood Study

The experience and knowledge of local flooding events in the Northern Beaches is being sought from residents for a Flood Study of coastal catchments...

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Easy to Do Business

​Coffs Harbour City Council has partnered with Service NSW to simplify the process of starting, running and growing a small business through the Easy to do Business program. 

The program includes specialised support for cafes, restaurants and small bars and the housing construction sector.

The Easy to do Business program replaces 30 government forms with a single online form which allows entrepreneurs in the Coffs Harbour LGA a more streamlined application process.

Easy to do Business is a free service for business owners that offers specialised advice from a business concierge who will you to navigate the complexities of starting or growing a business.

For more information visit Easy to do Business or call 13 77 88.