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  • Council is urging all citizens to lodge a submission to the Independent Pricing & Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) on Council's 'Fit for the Future' proposal by Friday 31 July.

    Have your say by Friday 31 July

    Council is urging all citizens to lodge a submission to the Independent Pricing & Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) on Council's 'Fit for the Future' proposal by Friday 31 July. Read more

  • Help the environment by making paper rates a thing of the past – now you can register to receive your rates notices direct to your email address instead.

    Receive your rates notices online

    Help the environment by making paper rates a thing of the past – now you can register to receive your rates notices direct to your email address instead. Read more

  • Marrickville Council is playing Cupid again. From 31 July to 1 August, join property owners as their walls are transformed by artists for Perfect Match.

    Perfect Match

    Marrickville Council is playing Cupid again. From 31 July to 1 August, join property owners as their walls are transformed by artists for Perfect Match. Read more

  • Residents and businesses are invited to enter this great community event – whether a beginner gardener or a horticulturalist, whether you have a courtyard garden or a large backyard.

    Spring Garden Competition

    Residents and businesses are invited to enter this great community event – whether a beginner gardener or a horticulturalist, whether you have a courtyard garden or a large backyard. Read more

  • A two-stage tender process is now underway to select a developer to build the new Library and Community Hub. Plus, see everything you've said about the development over the past four years.

    Latest on the development of the old Hospital site

    A two-stage tender process is now underway to select a developer to build the new Library and Community Hub. Plus, see everything you've said about the development over the past four years. Read more

Latest news

Marrickville Council has submitted its Fit for the Future Improvement Proposal to the State Government

All Sydney metropolitan councils had to submit either a Merger Proposal or an Improvement Proposal by 30 June. Council’s Improvement Proposal shows that Marrickville is better off standing alone than as part of an 'Inner West Super Council'.

Changes to lodgement requirements for Private Certifiers

From Monday 1 June 2015, all applications for Private Construction Certificates, Private Complying Development Certificates or Private Occupation Certificates – as well as any supporting documentation – will need to be lodged on USB.

Council strongly opposes latest WestConnex plans

Marrickville Council will seek an urgent meeting with the WestConnex delivery authority, asking for further information about the WestConnex St Peters Interchange plans which have been announced.

Latest media releases

Your Say Marrickville

No forced amalgamation for Marrickville

The NSW Government wants Marrickville to amalgamate with Canada Bay, Ashfield, Burwood, Leichhardt and Strathfield – even though an overwhelming majority of the Marrickville community are opposed to this.

Improving the use and access of laneways

Have your say about the draft guidelines Council has developed to improve the use of laneways throughout the Marrickville local government area.

Tomorrow's Dulwich Hill

Join us to create Tomorrow's Dulwich Hill: a new way of planning, designing and building that puts people and place at the centre.

All current consultations

What's on

04
Aug
Healthy Living program – Opal cards and smoke alarms

This valuable information session will focus on Opal cards and smoke alarms – two fundamental...

04
Aug
Intellectual fitness: Killer sudoku

Intellectual fitness refers to stimulating mental activities that expand knowledge and help...

05
Aug
Architecture on Show series: Setting the framework - Design at all scales

This presentation is the first of four in the Architecture on Show series. At August’s talk, Rod...

Active and Connected Seniors

In 2008, Marrickville Council developed a program for seniors called Active and Connected. This free or low-cost program for seniors has been highly popular with over-55s, successfully building social connections and improving health and wellbeing.

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