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New Resident's Guide

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Welcome to the Port Macquarie-Hastings region.

If you are new to the area or thinking about moving here, our handy  Resident's Guide8MB pdf(PDF, 8MB) will provide you with information to help you get the most out of living in this region.

The guide provides information on a range of services provided by Council including, waste collection and recycling, local parks and pools, libraries, pet registrations and payment options.  It also contains information and links on community services and facilities.

Use the search bar at the top of the web page to find information on our website about Council and the services we provide.  If you have an enquiry, you can call our Customer Service Centre on 02 6581 8111. Visit our Contact Us page for further details. 

Port Macquarie-Hastings Council consists of a popularly elected Mayor and eight Councillors, elected by residents for a four-year term. Find out more about our Mayor and Councillors and read the Mayoral Welcome here. 

This page was last updated on: 08 August 2019