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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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Animals and Pets

​Pets play a positive role in the community's wellbeing, and bring pleasure and companionship to many of our residents. Council balances the needs of pets and their owners with the needs of the wider community through our policies and services.

Register Your Pet 

Register Your Pet

Information on pet registration and microchipping.

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Dogs in Public Places 

Dogs in Public Places

Find out about dog beaches and areas where dogs are allowed on and off leads.

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Lost Animals 

Lost Animals

Find out what to do if your pet becomes lost.

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Barking Dogs 

Barking Dogs

Coffs Harbour City Council Rangers handle more than 2500 dog complaints each year and the majority are to do with barking dogs.

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Restricted and Dangerous Dogs 

Restricted and Dangerous Dogs

Find out about keeping restricted and dangerous dogs.

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Keeping Chickens 

Keeping Chickens

Everything you need to consider for keeping chickens.

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