Awning safety

It is the responsibility of property owners to make sure awnings are in safe condition at all times, including during strong winds and storms.

Keep awnings safe

Home advantages

Living in one of Australia's most densely populated places brings unique challenges and rewards. Here are some useful tools for living in the City of Sydney.


Find out how to pay your rates, change your details and whether you are eligible for a pensioner rebate. You can also apply to have your property recategorised, find out about mixed development land, postpone your rates or combine the 'lots' on your rates notice.

Parking permits

Find out if you are eligible for a parking permit, how to apply for it and where you can park your car.

Car sharing

There are 3 major car share operators in central Sydney with designated parking bays across the local area.

Health and safety

Essential safety checks in and around your home are important for peace of mind. Find out more about safety information relating to fences, water, trees, fires, drainage and hazardous contamination.

Apartment living

High-density residential developments are bringing more people into the City. Our workshops are designed to help you decide if apartment living is suited to your lifestyle.