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COVID-19

COVID-19

You can find information on current changes to our programs, services and facilities, necessitated by precautions introduced in the face of the Coronavirus pandemic here...

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Library Online

Level One Water Restrictions

Are still in place across the LGA. Find out more about Dam Levels and Water Restrictions...

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Disaster 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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Rent Waived

Council to Waive Rent from Community Groups and Sports Clubs

An extension of the current rent waiver for local community and sporting organisations that rent facilities from Council will be provided for the three months...

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Botanic Garden

Federal Funds Earmarked for Community Projects

An allocation of $1.38m in funds from the Australian Government has been earmarked for the North Coast Regional Botanic Garden Glasshouse Project and the next stage of the Jetty Foreshores Project...

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Youth

Coffs Coast Youth Inspired by Cultural and Civic Space

The cultural, social and technological opportunities being offered by the planned youth space in the Cultural and Civic Space have sparked excitement among local youth and educators...

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Online Services

We have a full range of services availabe to the community online.



Lodge your Development Application or Construction Certificate online

Development Applications and Construction Certificates including modifications can be lodged via the NSW Planning Portal

For more information on the Portal including how to register for an account please see the Quick Reference Guides issued by the NSW Department of Planning, Environment and Infrastructure.

After you have lodged your application Council staff will be in contact with you regarding any additional information required and to issue the tax invoice for the payment of lodgement fees. 

DA Tracker

Building and Development Forms

Online Mapping

You can contact our Customer Services Team via:

Phone: 02 6648 4000 (8.30am - 4.30pm)

Email: coffs.council​@chcc.nsw.gov.au

Emergency contact and urgent issues

To contact Council duty staff for emergency, urgent or any matters listed below please call 02 6648 4000, 24 hours, 7 days a week.

  • Sewer issues or overflows
  • Water service problems or leaks
  • Animal attacks
  • Environmental pollution
  • Any other instance requiring urgent assistance

 Other enquiries

  • Missed rubbish collection service, missing or damaged bins 1800 265 495