• 2022 Australia Day Awards - OPEN

    13 October 2021

    Do you know a Litchfield Legend?

    Nominate them now!

    Help us celebrate what's great about our community by nominating someone you know or someone you know of for a Citizen of the Year, Young Citizen of the Year or Community Event of the Year award.

  • Have Your Say Litchfield - 320 Arnhem Highway Options

    12 October 2021

    The Litchfield population is predicted to grow to over 35,000 people by 2046, and Humpty Doo is expected to grow and develop into one of the largest Rural Activity Centres in Litchfield, offering a diverse range of community facilities and services.

  • Coolalinga Vaccine Clinic Opens

    4 October 2021

    The Territory Labor Government has today opened a fourth Top End COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic to further boost the vaccine rollout across the Territory.

    This facility will be located at Coolalinga Central and complement existing facilities at Marrara, Tracy Village and Palmerston.

  • Dog

    $100 Desexing Vouchers

    29 September 2021

    Council is offering de-sexing vouchers to provide residents with financial assistance to de-sex their dogs.

  • Citizenship

    New Aussies welcomed on Australian Citizenship Day

    22 September 2021

    Litchfield Council welcomed 39 new citizens at our Australian citizenship ceremony today, as part of Australian Citizenship Day celebrations.

  • Apply now

    Recycling provides community funds

    22 September 2021

    Applications are now open for the 2021 Litchfield Council Community Grants Scheme, which turns recycling into funds for community groups and organisations to access through an application process.

  • RDA logo

    Applications open for Round 2 of the Seeding New Investment Fund

    22 September 2021

    Regional Development Australia NT is now welcoming applications from local communities across the Territory for the second round of the Seeding New Investment Fund.

  • 11th Council of Litchfield

    15 September 2021

    Congratulations and welcome to the 11th Council of Litchfield, officially announced this morning by Electoral Commissioner Mr Iain Loganathan.

  • Virginia Road

    Virginia Road Pavement Rehabilitation

    15 September 2021

    Litchfield Council has commenced works on Virginia Road which includes the removal and replacement of a section of the existing failing pavement structure.

  • Power Road

    Power Road - Road Safety Upgrades

    15 September 2021

    Litchfield Council has received Federal grant funding for the Black Spot identified on Power Road.

    Road works have commenced and include widening of the floodway, nearest Girraween Road and pavement upgrades.

  • DCA Nominations

    Do you have a passion for planning and development?

    8 September 2021

    The Development Consent Authority (DCA) makes decisions on planning applications for development and subdivision in the Litchfield Council area.

  • COVID-19 Lockdown Lifted

    19 August 2021

    Hooray Litchfield, we are out of lockdown.

    Well done to each and everyone of you!

  • Lockdown Announcement August

    16 August 2021

    The Northern Territory Government has just announced under the Northern Territory Pandemic Plan, the Greater Darwin region, which includes the Litchfield municipality, Palmerston and Katherine will be in lockdown from Monday 16 August 12pm, until Thursday 19 August 12pm.

  • Message from Gamba Grass Roots

    16 August 2021

    Gamba Grass Roots and Palmerston and Regional Business Association advises that the Litchfield Council Candidate Forum is cancelled.

  • August Council Meeting Online Arrangements

    16 August 2021

    Due to the recently announced COVID-19 lockdown, the August Council meeting and Community & Public Question Time are online.

  • Land use

    Have Your Say Litchfield - 320 Arnhem Highway Options

    29 July 2021

    Litchfield Council is inviting residents, local businesses, sporting clubs, community groups and interested stakeholders, to participate in a community led consultation to develop potential options for the best use and future development of 320 Arnhem Highway, Humpty Doo.

  • Cloth nappies

    Going Green Rebate

    27 July 2021

    Applications Open Now!

    Council has identified a new initiative to encourage the reduction of landfill through the 'Going Green Rebate' program.


  • 2021 Local Government Election Litchfield Workshop

    21 July 2021

    With nominations for the August 2021 Northern Territory Local Government Elections opening on 16 July, Litchfield Council were proud to join the Local Government Association of the Northern Territory (LGANT) and the Northern Territory Electoral Commission (NTEC) to co-host an Information Session. 

  • Chansey and Mayor

    Local Government Minister excited about growth in Litchfield

    15 July 2021

    Minister Chansey Paech and Litchfield Council Mayor Maree Bredhauer met today in Holtze and discussed the suburbs of Holtze, Kowandi and parts of Virginia.

  • Connecting Our Community - Newsletter Volume 4

    9 July 2021

    Community newsletter - Connecting our Community - Volume 4 out now!