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  • Marrickville Council has submitted its Fit for the Future Improvement Proposal to the State Government, which shows that Marrickville is better off standing alone than as part of an 'Inner West Super Council'.

    Council submits Improvement Proposal

    Marrickville Council has submitted its Fit for the Future Improvement Proposal to the State Government, which shows that Marrickville is better off standing alone than as part of an 'Inner West Super Council'. 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

  • Do you live in a unit, flat or town house? Join Marrickville Council's Compost Collective to receive free bins, practical advice and hands-on assistance.

    Compost Collective

    Do you live in a unit, flat or town house? Join Marrickville Council's Compost Collective to receive free bins, practical advice and hands-on assistance. 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'. All citizens are urged to make a submission to the Upper House Inquiry by SUNDAY 5 JULY. Find out how.

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.

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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.

The future of Marrickville Park

Tell us your thoughts about our draft plans which will guide the park's use and future improvements over the next 10 years.

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

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Intellectual fitness: Killer sudoku

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

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Kids activities: Terrarium workshop

Terrariums are kooky mini indoor gardens that are easy to make and a whole lot of fun.

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Tech Savvy Seniors training program in Mandarin

Tech Savvy Seniors classes in Mandarin will teach local seniors how to use a computer, the Internet...

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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