For COVID-19 community information, including details of Council's financial support measures to assist ratepayers, businesses and community groups with the ongoing impact of COVID-19, visit
Council is committed to helping reduce waste landfill which is underpinned by the 2020-2030 Waste Management Strategy.
Information about how your rates are calculated, how you can pay your rates, what to do if you change your address and rate payment assistance.
Information about pets and animals and how to register your dog or cat
Find out more about how to prepare your family and property in the case of an emergency.
Council is responsible for assigning urban and rural addresses of properties in accordance to the Local Government Act 1989.
All unsewered areas household wastes must be connected to approved septic tank systems and a Council permit must be obtained.
You can report an unsightly property, or a range of other issues, here
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.