Get Involved

Have Your Say

View current engagement activities and take the opportunity to provide feedback.

Volunteer With Us

Volunteering with Newcastle City Council is a wonderful way to contribute to your community. Our volunteers work at venues and attractions across the city.

Place Making

Place making is the creation of safe, vibrant public destinations and neighbourhoods

Completed Engagement Projects

View results for completed community engagement activities.

Public Hearings

Residents and ratepayers are provided an opportunity to voice their opinion or concern to an independent facilitator under certain circumstances.

Newcastle Voice

Newcastle Voice is Council's community reference panel that was established in 2008. It is one of the tools we use to engage with the community to better understand community issues and opinions on a variety of topics to help inform decision making at Council.

City Engagement Charter and Framework

Council is committed to being a leader in local government in Australia. Our guiding principles to help us achieve this, improve our service delivery and respond to our community’s needs.