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Services & Facilities

Services and Facilities

Litchfield Municipality is situated on the outskirts of Darwin amid tropical rural bushland, enjoying a rural lifestyle with a wide range of well managed services and facilities available to its residents and visitors.
Spread over 3,100sqkm, Litchfield is rapidly growing, offering larger land parcels for families and is currently home to over 20,000 people. Litchfield residents enjoy a rural lifestyle which combines a mix of rural residential, horticultural, agricultural and industrial interests within its boundaries.
Litchfield Council is the local government council responsible for planning and delivery of a range of services, such shown below:

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Animal Management

After Hours Assistance Litchfield Council does not provide an after-hours service. In the case of an emergency, such as a life threatening dog attack, please contact the NT Police on 131 444. Any incidents involving dogs that occur after hours should be reported to Council the following business...Read more

Waste and Recycling

*GREEN WASTE FREE TO DUMP AT THE TRANSFER STATIONS FOR THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER* Litchfield Council provides waste management and recycling services to ratepayers, residents and commercial users through its three Waste Transfer Stations. Howard Springs - Howard Springs Road. Open 7 days from 7.00am to...Read more

Roads

Council presently maintains approximately; Sealed roads 596 km Unsealed roads 112.3 km Formed 3.4 km Flat bed 25.3 km Cycle Paths 7.1 km 2017/18 Reseal Program Works commenced Monday 30 October 2017 to address Shoulder drop off issues before resealing roads. Below is the estimated order of works...Read more

Recreation & Reserves

Litchfield Municipality is a region, which strongly contributes to the Greater Darwin area and yet maintains its own identity as a distinctive district with a renowned history. Just 30 minutes drive from Darwin’s Central Business District; the region covers 3,100sqkms taking in breath taking...Read more

Mobile Work Force

Mobile Work Force Council employs a mobile work force of skilled operatives to provide slashing and weed control for Council’s land, road reserves and easements. The work force undertakes all of the planned and remedial maintenance work in the Litchfield Municipality, with job allocation and...Read more