Open Access Information

‘Open access information’ is information we must make publicly available, free of charge, on our website. Where this is not possible, you can apply for the information for free by making an informal request.

You can also inspect and copy open access information free of charge at Council’s office at 65 Green Street, Lockhart NSW 2656 (photocopying/printing charges may apply if the information is online).

The following open access information is available online:

Development application/planning information

Development application (DA) information including plans, statements of environmental effects, approvals and determinations are not currently available on the website.

You can apply for the information for free by making an informal request and sending it to

Strategic planning information is available here.

Approvals, orders and related documents

Currently unavailable. Please make an informal request for this information.

Information about Council


Council keeps a number of registers. Some are required by legislation, others are kept to help us deliver services and to respond to enquiries. A number of the registers are ‘open access’. These are registers that Council must make available on our website.


The Disclosure Log records information about access applications that we consider may be of interest to other members of the public.

The following registers are not currently available on Council’s website but may be inspected at Council’s office, 65 Green Street Lockhart NSW 2656, during normal opening hours.

  • Register of annual returns of councillors, designated persons and delegates disclosing interests
  • Land register
  • Register of investments
  • Delegations register


The register of current delegations of disclosures of political donations is available on the NSW Electoral Commission’s website here.

Disclosure of Interests Returns

Information Guide

Council’s Information Guide details the various kinds of information held by Council and the ways in which it can be accessed. It also describes the structure and functions of Council and how members of the public can participate in Council decision-making.