Claims against Council


Footpath trips and falls

Information to assist customers when considering to complete a claim for compensation.


The Civil Liability Act 2002 (NSW) (the Act) is legislation that applies to Council's responsibility for damages resulting from potholes or any other hazards on its roads. The Act sets out a number of principles to be employed in determining...


Council requires evidence from a claimant prior to considering a claim relating to alleged incidents caused by trees located on Council controlled property (public land).

Claim for Compensation

If you are seeking compensation directly from the Council for injury, loss or damage arising from an incident, please complete the ‘Request for Compensation’ form, provide photographs and documentation as required.