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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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SEnergy Advice Service

Energy Advice Service

Council has partnered with the Australian Energy Foundation to provide you with independent energy advice...

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Disaster Dashboard

Local Emergencies Disaster Dashboard

Council has a Disaster Dashboard to help you prepare for, cope and recover from any local emergency...

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Council Recognised in Major State Awards

Council’s people-centred approach to helping the community recover from the 2019 bushfires and the COVID-19 pandemic saw us reach the finals of the 2021 NSW Local Government Excellence Awards...

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Council Powering Ahead with Energy Goals

Switching to electric vehicles using renewable power and expanding our rollout of solar power are among the proposals that will help us reach our renewable energy and emissions reductions goals for 2030...

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STILL: National Still Life Award 2021 Finalists Announced

Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery has unveiled its shortlist of finalists from a record number of entries by artists across Australia, all vying for the $30,000 prize, Still: National Still Life Award 2021...

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Projects and Strategies

Environmental levy 

Environmental Levy

The Environmental Levy raises money to help the community undertake environmental works to protect and enhance the natural environment and raise community awareness through education.

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Biodiversity action strategy 

Biodiversity Action Strategy

The Coffs Harbour Biodiversity Action Strategy is Council’s primary strategy to inform environmental and biodiversity policy.

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Jaliigirr 

Jaliigirr Project

The aims of the Coffs Jaliigirr Project are to restore, manage and improve the environment for aquatic systems, bird, animal and plant life and our communities. 

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Orara River Rehabilitation project 

Orara River Rehabilitation

The Orara River Rehabilitation Project works to gradually manage weeds to allow natural regeneration to the river'​s riparian vegetation.

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Sustainability in Coffs Harbour 

Sustainable Coffs

Find out more about the key principals of sustainability and Coffs Harbour City Council's Sustainability Policy.

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Climate change and energy 

Climate Change and Energy

Learn more about Council's Climate Change Policy and Renewable Energy and Emissions Reduction Plan.

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Our living coast 

Our Living Coast

Our Living Coast is a sustainable living hub that provides a wealth of information to help the community live sustainably including information on events and workshops.

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