Whether you’re wanting to pay your rates, look for community services, or secure a job, we have a wealth of information on living in the Blue Mountains. In this section you can also find information on animals, buying and selling property and waste and recycling.
We value businesses that support the needs of our community. Our City’s diverse range of villages and towns offer businesses a variety of environments in which to operate. Whether you’re interested in learning about what’s driving economic development, finding the right permit, or submitting a tender or quote, you’ll find tools and resources here.
We support a range of programs and dedicated staff, to help meet the needs of all of our community. We love to celebrate our people and their strengths and work together in partnership to achieve shared goals. For more information on people and services in our City, please click on the links.
Council has 105 parks across the Blue Mountains. We provide 29 sportsgrounds and 66 sport courts. We manage 135kms of walking tracks and 90 lookouts. We own and maintain 5 aquatic centres, 34kms of bike paths, 15km of the Great Blue Mountains Trail, 7 cliff sport precincts, 6 skate parks, 6 natural campgrounds and 2 tourist parks. We also have a BMX bike track and a hang gliding launch pad.
The Blue Mountains is one of only two cities in the world surrounded by a World Heritage Area. It also sits within the Sydney drinking water catchment, servicing 1.7 million people. Get information here on how we manage and help protect our unique environment. We also provide an overview of how you can get involved.
Explore our information and resources on things that you need to consider before building, renovating or subdividing land. Lodge and track your application online and view development applications on exhibition.
The Blue Mountains is home to nearly 80,000 people residing in 27 towns and villages, spread across 100 kilometres of mountainous terrain. A key challenge for us is fostering social and economic well-being, while maintaining and protecting the World Heritage environment that surrounds us.
Council Meeting 26 June 2018
Council Meeting 27 March 2018
Council Meeting 14 November 2017
Council Meeting 17 October 2017
Council Meeting 27 June 2017
Council Meeting 30 May 2017
Council Meeting 2 May 2017
Council Meeting 28 March 2017
Council Meeting 28 February 2017
Council Meeting 31 January 2017
Council Meeting 15 November 2016
Council Meeting 25 October 2016
Council Meeting 26 July 2016
Council Meeting 24 May 2016
Council Meeting 26 April 2016
Council Meeting 29 March 2016
Council Meeting 2 February 2016
Extraordinary Council Meeting 15 December 2015
Extraordinary Council Meeting 5 November 2015
Council Meeting 15 September 2015
Council Meeting 21 April 2015
Council Meeting 29 January 2013
This web portal provides information on Blue Mountains City Council's position in relation to Western Sydney Airport.
Get information on the Forum On Western Sydney Airport (FOWSA) and Australian Government updates.
Get links to our videos on Western Sydney Airport (WSA), as well as links to other important documents.