General Information

Legislation


Waste and environment Acts and Regulations in force can be found here.

Building and Environmental Compliance


Council Officers conduct a range of enforcement activities including building compliance, environmental health and protection and food issues.

Asbestos


If you are renovating and are unsure whether your home contains asbestos material then check here...

Loose-fill Asbestos


Learn about the State Govt sample testing for loose-fill asbestos in (pre-1980) homes...

Grey Water Re-use


Using grey water, you can save between 50-100,000 litres of drinking water a year.

Lead in the Home & Garden


Lead may be found in paint, or dislodged during renovations, it is a poison, find out more.

Backyard Burning


To protect public health and the environment, there are only certain situations when fires can be lit in the North Sydney Council area.

Keeping Chickens


There are lots of great reasons to keep chickens, but there are also some regulations to keep in mind.