Click below for current road and facility closures in Greater Hume.For all emergency help in flood, storm or tsunami call SES 132 500. For more information on road and facility closures please call Council on 02 6036 0100.
Current Road and Facility Closures
Transport for NSW is carrying out essential maintenance work to the Spirit of Wymah Ferry. Wymah Ferry will be closed from Monday, 1 May to Friday, 16 June 2023, weather permitting.
Cooling water systems (i.e. cooling towers) provide efficient cooling for large buildings such as offices, shopping centres and some industrial businesses. Badly maintained systems provide ideal conditions in which Legionella bacteria can multiply to high numbers.
Food poisoning is not always from the last restaurant, takeaway or café you ate out at. Quite often, food poisoning occurs in the home.
Businesses and persons providing hairdressing, barber, beauty, body piercing and tattooing services are inspected by local council’s to ensure they operate in a hygienic manner and the risk of skin infections and blood-borne disease is reduced.
Before a food business can start operating from a domestic kitchen, food business operators need to make sure the proposed activities are approved by the Greater Hume Council.
Information on Open Burning (Backyard Burning Off) regulations and requirements.
Pest Spraying and Inspections
Local food businesses that serve food to the public are regulated by Greater Hume Council and/or the NSW Food Authority to ensure the food they are preparing and selling is safe for consumption. It is important that food businesses maintain good hygiene practices to avoid illness and food poisoning outbreaks.
Information on water discolouration