Council is focused on providing services as close to normal as possible. Customer Service and our libraries are open but you will need to wear a mask and register to enter.
Council works in partnership with the community to manage beaches, land, wildlife and waterways and a range of local environmental issues.
Information about Council’s strategic and environmental planning and initiatives, including how you can get involved.
Apply for a permit to take your vehicle onto designated driving beaches.
Read about Council partnerships and activities to manage the impacts of invasive species.
What to do if there is a bush fire, flood, storm or other natural disaster, emergency plans and tips on preparation, phone numbers for emergency response agencies, disaster recovery, travelling stock reserves
Phone (Mon-Fri 8.30am-4.30pm): 02 6566 3200
In person (Mon, Tues, Thur, Fri 10am-4.30pm):
22 Tozer St West Kempsey
Full contact details
ABN 70 705 618 663
Kempsey Shire Libraries
Macleay Valley Coast
Kempsey Community Directory
Slim Dusty Centre
We lead and work with our community to build an inspired, connected Macleay Valley.
Kempsey Shire Council acknowledges the land of the Thunggutti/Dunghutti Nation. We pay respect to Elders past and present. We acknowledge the role of emerging leaders to continue to guide us in the future. We acknowledge the Stolen Generations and the need to change practices to be inclusive. This land always was and always will be Thunggutti/Dunghutti land.