Welcome to City of Sydney

Access services like rates and parking permits, apply for a grant, explore our parks, pools and libraries and discover our archives.

Santa and shop owner
We took Santa on a tour of our local area to show off the vibrant range of local retailers ready and waiting for you this Christmas.

Image: Chris Southwood

The city centre is home to unforgettable festive designs. Find all Sydney's best Christmas lights and decorations

Supporting communities & businesses

We’re committed to increasing cultural participation, and helping businesses to innovate, adapt and grow.

Shape your city

We want to hear from you.

Things to see and do

We’re dedicated to delivering the best city environment for business, work, living and recreation.