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Collection and disposal services.
Building & construction
Development applications, permits and approvals.
Transport & parking
Parking and getting around the local area.
Pet & animal services
Business support & funding
Business innovation program
Ready, set, grow: challenge the way you look at your business – join our free innovation accelerator program to take your business to the next level.
City of Sydney News
The latest updates from the City of Sydney. Stories, photos, videos and podcasts about our local area.
NewsShare your thoughts about dining out in our areaWe’d love to know what you think before you pick a restaurant or café.23 March 2023
NewsCity’s north set for major revampCreating greater space for parks, heritage and getting around.22 March 2023
NewsWant to make friends next door? Don’t ask AIOn Neighbour Day, skip artificial intelligence and make a human connection.21 March 2023
NewsEnjoy another serving of outdoor diningAlfresco dining scheme extended until end of 2024.21 March 2023
NewsEnjoy a tipple with some of Sydney’s top academics and tech entrepreneursRaising the Bar: an evening of big ideas and future-shaping innovations across architecture, biotech, sustainability and more.20 March 2023
News7 ways to have a fun day out in PyrmontIdeas for an interesting visit to one of Sydney’s most unique suburbs.14 March 2023
NewsShape our new resilience strategy: share your ideas and experiencesTogether we can prepare our communities better for emergencies and minimise the impact of shocks and stresses.13 March 2023
NewsReady, set, grow: business innovation program applications now open Take your business to the next level and join our free innovation accelerator program.13 March 2023
NewsA food scientist, engineer and tech entrepreneur walk into a bar ... Sydney’s leading innovators inject knowledge into your night out at Raising the Bar9 March 2023
NewsFree beginner sewing and repair workshopsLearn how to sew on a button, hem and repair a hole. Running from March to June across the city.8 March 2023
Shape your city
Have your say on our consultations from parks and playgrounds, to planning the future of our city.
Vision settingHave your say on our electrification of transport in the city strategy and action planOpen for feedback
Policy & planning changesProposed changes to planning controls for 10–12 Nimrod Street, DarlinghurstOpen for feedback
Vision settingYour say on developing a resilience strategyOpen for feedback
Supporting communities & businesses
We’re committed to increasing cultural participation, and helping businesses to innovate, adapt and grow.
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Things to see and do
We’re dedicated to delivering the best city environment for business, work, living and recreation.