Welcome to Litchfield Council

  • Animal Management

    Council's Regulatory Services team provide residents with information about responsible dog ownership, investigate dog attack, dog menace and dog nuisance complaints, collect stray dogs and also microchip dogs. Regulatory Services operating hours are Monday to Friday from 8.15am to 4.30pm. READ MORE

  • 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.


Welcome to 2019 which has already kicked off with a bang. Australia Day celebrations once again provided a great family morning with the fun run, Litchfield Awards and of course the very important Citizenship Ceremony. Congratulations to our Citizen of the Year, Pauline Cass, who contributes much to the community through her work as a volunteer and champion of the environment.  Our Young Citizen of the Year is Makuen Clinton and Girraween Primary School Field Day is the Litchfield Council Community Event of the Year. As always Litchfield Council continues to meet with both Federal and NT Government politicians as we advocate for improved services and a fair share of the public purse when it comes to resourcing and maintaining infrastructure such as funding the aquatic centre.  It is often considered that for basic services Litchfield residents are okay with traveling to Palmerston or Dar...

01st February 2019 | READ FULL STORY Mayor

Litchfield Council's History