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Transport & parking
Parking and getting around the local area.
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The City of Sydney local government election is soon.
To ensure you’re eligible to vote or run for Council, check the following dates:
- 27 September: close of non-resident applications to ensure processing in time for the 2021 election.
- 25 October, 6pm: close of rolls – final date for changes to resident’s voting details.
- 3 November, 12pm: close of nominations for candidates.
- 4 December: election day.
Remember voting is compulsory.
For more details visit the NSW Electoral Commission.
City of Sydney News
The latest updates from the City of Sydney. Stories, photos, videos and podcasts about our local area.
News10 small Sydney businesses to buy gifts from through lockdownLocals share their favourite places to buy gifts from during lockdown.22 September 2021
NewsGeorge Street transformation takes shapeWe’re getting ready to welcome you back safely to Sydney's city centre.22 September 2021
NewsBreathing new life into the city’s lanewaysWe’re enlivening forgotten spaces and helping support the Covid recovery.21 September 2021
NewsTake a virtual tour: Green Square primary school and community spacesYou're invited to find out more about the project, design and facilities planned for our communities.21 September 2021
NewsSeeking young people: Apply now to join the Career Lab programPeople aged 18 to 24 are invited to take part in this free and practical online program that puts you in the driver's seat of your career.20 September 2021
NewsUltimo Community Centre pop-up vaccination clinic now open Free Covid-19 Pfizer vaccines are available for everyone 16 to 59 years.20 September 2021
NewsHow you can help Oxford Street keep its vibeWe’re asking for input on the future of the beloved strip. Here’s how to give feedback and why your say matters.20 September 2021
NewsHow to feel confident in an emergencyPrepare a plan with this great tool from the Red Cross.17 September 2021
NewsCovid-19 testing and vaccination clinics for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communitiesWalk-in Covid-19 vaccination and testing clinics are open in our area for First Nations people.17 September 2021
News'Youth' by Georgia Brogan wins the Australian Life photography prizeAn image of a pensive young girl in the back of a dimly lit car has taken top honours in the annual Australian Life photography competition.16 September 2021
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Things to see and do
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