You can apply for formal access to government information under the Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009.
Council has a range of open access information already available to the public. If you are unsure whether a formal access application needs to be submitted, please contact our Customer Service Centre, Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm, on 4921 0333 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss your enquiry.
As part of you application, you will be asked to clearly identify the information you are seeking to access. Please ensure sufficient detail in provided to allow thorough searches to be undertaken.
A $30 application fee is payable when lodging your formal access application.
Visit our Customer Service Centre at 126-138 Main Road, Speers Point, Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm, and we will assist you to complete your application online. A $30 application fee is payable when lodging your formal access application. You can also apply by downloading and completing the GIPA Formal Access application(PDF, 94KB) and submitting it in person to Council.
Lake Macquarie City Council
126-138 Main Road,
Speers Point, NSW 2284
Box 1906, Hunter Region
Mail Centre, NSW 2310
Phone 02 4921 0333
Local number for Wyee residents 02 4357 1999
Telephone Interpreting Service 131 450 National Relay Service 133 677
ABN: 81 065 027 868