Plans, Publications, Strategies


  • Community Strategic Plan 2018-2028

    One – Central Coast reflects what matters most to the people of the Central Coast. It is a 10 year plan developed through extensive community engagement and links to a range of regional, state, national and global frameworks.
    One – Central Coast will enhance the day-to-day lives and opportunities of the Central Coast community through effective decision-making, planning and service delivery across all government and non-government agencies.
    Our community vision:
    We are One Central Coast. A smart, green and liveable region with a shared sense of belonging and responsibility.

  • Delivery Program and Operational Plan 2018-19 and Resourcing Strategy

    Council’s draft Delivery Program and Operational Plan (Plan) will deliver $561.5M in essential services and a $199.8M in capital works.
    Budget Fast Facts 

  • $561.54M operating income
  • $561.47M operating expenditure
  • $64k operating surplus before capital grants and contributions
  • $48.39M million capital grants and contributions
  • $199.78M capital works program
The Plan is focussed on delivering the community's aspirations and priorities voiced in the Community Strategic Plan with projects that protect the local environment, connect local communities, deliver essential infrastructure and create opportunities that support the economic development of the Central Coast.

Financial Assistance Grants are general purpose grants paid to local councils by the Federal Government and are 'un-tied', allowing Councils to spend them according to local priorities.  Find out more in the Frequently Asked Questions.
  • Annual Report

    The Annual Report shows how Council has implemented the annual plan and how effective Council has been in achieving objectives and performance targets, as well as the financial statements.


  • Newsletters

    Coast Connect newsletters are posted out with the quarterly rates notice, updating residents on works in progress, special offers, hints and tips and much more. Take a look at the latest Coast Matters newsletter.


  • Plans and Strategies

    Council has numerous plans and strategies to determine how our resources will be used to their full potential to benefit our community.