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If you have changed your name due to marriage, divorce or change of name via deed poll, you can advise Council to change the name on your rate notice.
If you have moved house, have a managing agent or change a business address, it is important to advise Council of any change to your postal address.
For any changes to your pet registration, please visit NSW Pet Registry.
You will need to notify us of a change of name in writing, by filling out the online form or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Supporting documentation such as a Certificate of Business Registration for companies or a Name Certificate, Marriage/Birth Certificate or Drivers Licence will also be required for a personal name change.
Please note, this will not amend the title deeds, you must contact the NSW Land Registry Services.
In order to notify us of a change of address you need to provide the name and address of the properties you wish to change and the new mailing address
If you are notifying us of a change of address on behalf of an organisation, authorisation is required on company letterhead detailing the new address details.
While the notification needs to be complete in writing our Customer Service Centre are available to provide further advice where necessary and can be contacted on 02 4921 0333, 8am-5pm, Monday to Friday.
Once you have gathered your documents, you can apply online.
In order to notify us of a change of address you need to provide the name and address of the properties you wish to change and the new mailing address.
Once you have gathered your documents, visit our Customer Service Centre and staff will assist you in completing the form online.
In light of restrictions caused by COVID-19, access to our Customer Service desk in Council's Administration Building is by appointment only. If you require assistance from our Customer Service Centre please contact them on 02 4921 0333.