Due to the Council Election, Central Goldfields Shire will be in the caretaker period from 22 September to 24 October. In accordance with the Local Government Act, Council will conduct its business as per the Election Period Policy. This means this website will only be updated with essential information.
For COVID-19 community information - including changes to restrictions, services and support available - visit
Council has extended its financial support measures to assist ratepayers, businesses and community groups with the ongoing impact of COVID-19.
Information about what permits are required for any works impacting on Council assets.
Information about current Council works and projects
Council works to make sure that standards and priorities given to the inspection, maintenance and repair of Council roads. You can also report a maintenance issue to Council staff here.
There are several ways to report a damaged or uneven foopath or kerb and channel to Council.
Council maintains various types of drainage assets including kerb and channel, underground drainage, table drain and cross road culvert.
It can sometimes be confusing to know if Council or VicRoads is responsible for the maintenance of a certain road or kerb. Find out how to tell which is which here.
Roads in the Central Goldfields Shire have a special classification. Find out here what those classifications are.
Central Goldfields Shire Council
Customer Service Centre, 22 Nolan Street, Maryborough,
Victoria, 3465, Australia
Phone: 03 5461 0610
For refunds please contact our offices on 03 5461 0610
Central Goldfields Shire Council acknowledges the ancestors and descendants of the Dja Dja Wurrung. We acknowledge that their forebears are the Traditional Owners of the area we are on and have been for many thousands of years. The Djaara have performed age old ceremonies of celebration, initiation and renewal. We acknowledge their living culture and their unique role in the life of this region.