Welcome to Litchfield Council

  • Animal Management

    Council's Regulatory Team provide residents with information about animals, including microchipping, help with missing dogs, nuisance dogs including hire of equipment, useful fact sheets and current Dog By-Law information.


  • Mobile Work Force

    The mobile work force provides slashing and weed control for Council’s land, road reserves and easements. The team work a yearly schedule to cover the region, spread over 3,000kms with 750km of roads.


  • Thorak Cemetery

    Situated amid natural bushland just a short drive off the Stuart Highway or McMillians Road you can find Thorak Regional Cemetery. 


  • Recreation Reserves

    There are seven recreation reserves in the Litchfield Municipality, each offering a special range of activities and healthy fun.  Come along and visit a reserve, play some sport, ride a horse, have a picnic or have some fun at a skate park.


  • Waste Management

    Litchfield Council provides waste management and recycling services to ratepayers, residents and commercial users through its three Waste Transfer Stations; Humpty Doo, Howard Springs and Berry Springs.


Message from Official Manager: As many of you would be aware, Litchfield Council was placed under official management by Minister for Local Government and Community Services, the hon Bess Price, on 27 January 2015. This decision was made following ongoing disagreements between elected members. As part of this decision, the Mayor and Councillors have been temporarily suspended pending the conclusion of an official Government investigation into the affairs of the council.

09th February 2015 | READ FULL STORY Mayor
  • Our Waste Transfer Stations will be closed on Good Friday only. Operatng as usual Sat, Sun, and Easter Monday. Happy and safe Easter to all

    1 day 20 min ago
  • Yes, you can use #SportVouchers for Equestrian and Horse Riding. For more info 8999 4177 @LitchfieldCoun http://t.co/RnrS72zUQS

    5 days 1 hour ago
  • Roaming Dog.Produce Rd.26/03,A Medium sized Male brindle greyhound "unknown" w cream collar.Investigation Underway.Job 7084.

    6 days 20 hours ago

Litchfield Council's History