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.
Kempsey Shire Council provides a wide range of accessible and high-quality services to meet the needs of residents, businesses and visitors.
Pay your rates and other fees and charges using one of our convenient payment options.
See a list of Council application forms.
Find information on registration, responsible pet ownership and dog and cat control.
Find out about waste and recycling centres, bin collection days, waste vouchers and which bin to use for your rubbish.
Learn about Council’s water and sewerage services and drinking water standards and management.
Search or browse the Kempsey Community Directory to learn about local groups, services and facilities.
Read about cemetery locations and reservations and find information on burials, headstones and monuments.
The Macleay Valley has economic activity in agribusiness, manufacturing, tourism, education and health. Our Economic Development and Tourism unit promotes business development and investment.
Learn about Kempsey Shire Council services and facilities and the Macleay Valley community.
Learn how Council’s Customer Service team can help you.
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.