Orange City Council is continuing to follow the recommendations of state and national health authorities as we respond to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis. In a rapidly changing situation we are monitoring changes to this advice and responding promptly.
Council’s primary concern is the health and welfare of members of our community, as well as our staff and the delivery of services.
For the latest news and information on Council’s response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), please follow this page and Council’s social media handles – including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. You can also contact Council’s Customer Service team.
Services and Facilities status
|OPEN||Orange City Council's Customer Service team is adjusting its service to ensure safe work practices for staff at the front counter.
Residents are encouraged to make contact by phone, and additional resources are being allocated to streamline telephone responses.
All financial payments to be made online or via contactless card transactions where possible.
Rates, Water Rates or Debtors payments can be made by:
- Online at our website via credit card
- Call us on 6393 8000 with credit card details
- Send a cheque to PO Box 35
- At Australia Post
|Visitor Information Centre||CLOSED||The Centre is closed for face to face enquiries. Phone questions are still being dealt with at 1800 069 466.
'Live chat' online questions are being dealt with via Orange 360 website 8am to 8pm seven days a week.
|Orange Civic Theatre||CLOSED||Check Theatre web page for cancellations.|
|Central West Libraries||CLOSED||The library is closed.
Online services are still available.
Check the Library web page for updates.
|Orange Regional Gallery||CLOSED||The gallery is now closed. Check the Gallery website for updates.|
|Orange Regional Museum||CLOSED||The Museum has already closed for the installation of a new exhibition. Check the Museum web page for updates.|
|Orange Aquatic Centre||CLOSED||The Aquatic Centre has closed for all swimming.|
- Courallie Park
- Spring Street
- Family Day Care
- Anson Street After School Care
|OPEN||All Orange City Council Child Care Centres and Preschools are continuing to operate as normal. Follow this page for further updates.|
|Community Services Centre ~|
|OPEN||All financial payments to be made online or via contactless and tap card transactions where possible. Follow this page for further updates.|
|Orange Resource Recovery Centre||OPEN||All waste is being received as usual at the Ophir Rd centre . Payments are to be made online or via contactless and tap card transactions where possible. Follow this page for further updates.|
|Colour City Caravan Park||OPEN||The caravan park is continuing to operate as normal. All financial payments to be made online or via contactless and tap card transactions where possible. Follow this page for further updates.|
|Canobolas Scout Camp||OPEN||The Scout Camp, which is now run by Orange City Council, is continuing to accept bookings. Follow this page for further updates.
|Playgrounds, skate parks & and outdoor gyms||CLOSED||While neighbourhood parks are open, the play equipment in those parks is closed. Orange's three skate parks (Moulder Park, Margaret Anzac Park & Glenroi Oval) are closed. Outdoor gym equipment in (Moulder Park, Margaret Stevenson Park and Gosling Creek) Reserve is closed|