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Living and community

Council provides a range of services and community facilities to residents of the Sunshine Coast, ranging from waste collection and community funding and support programs to libraries, community halls, transport services, and animal shelters and pet-friendly parks.


Check your bin day


Rubbish tip location and fees

Dog and owner exercising at beach

Find dog parks and off-leash areas


Healthy Sunshine Coast

Supporting our community


Celebrate NAIDOC Week

Join in a range of events from July 7.


Explore the Community Strategy

Learn how Council and our community will work together to advance our shared goal of a strong community.


Find community facilities

We manage a range of community facilities including libraries, community halls and showgrounds.



Make sure you’re aware of the local parking rules.

Celebrate different cultures this month at Harmony Week

Multicultural Welcome Hub

Find support, meet people and explore your new community.


Grants programs

Information on funding opportunities.


Get work experience

Join our Parks and Gardens team for a five-day work experience program.


Learn how to recycle right

Search our waste and recycling guide to find out what to do with your waste.

Explore our pages


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    Waste and recycling

    Council provides a comprehensive waste collection, disposal, recycling and advisory service for residential, commercial and industrial customers.

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    Animals and pets

    Find information about your responsibilities as a pet owner, pet registration and regulations, and places to exercise your pets.

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    Roads and transport

    Find information on road closures, road safety, public transport and parking regulations.

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    First Nations Partnerships

    Council's First Nations Partnerships team, advocate for community needs, provide First Nations policy advice, and support engagement.

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    Drivers on the Sunshine Coast should be aware of the local parking rules.

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    Community engagement

    Through council's community engagement program, you can stay informed or have your say on a range of council projects and activities.

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    Community safety

    Council is committed to ensuring the safety and wellbeing of Coast residents and visitors.

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    Community support

    The Sunshine Coast is a great place to live and work. One of the main reasons for this are it's people. Council works to support communities through programs, projects and campaigns. Working alongside community will ensure our region is strong because, Together we thrive.

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    Community facilities

    Council manages a range of community facilities including libraries, community halls and showgrounds.

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    Grants and funding

    Council offers a range of grants and funding for community projects and artistic development.

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    Awards and ceremonies

    Find out about council's Citizenship Ceremonies, Community Awards and other council awards

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    Council appreciates and values the time and dedication of all its volunteers. Find out what volunteering opportunities council offers and how to get involved.

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    New residents

    Overview of council services and other useful information for new residents to the Sunshine Coast.

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    Quarry services

    Council supports our growing region through the operation of two quarries to supply premium quality rock products.

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    Sunshine Coast Libraries

    Council's library service includes eight branches and two mobile libraries. Membership is free and you can read, watch, listen and learn.

Community news


Boaties’ dream: run-down ramp gets $4.2m upgrade

From the early morning chatter of eager boaties to the rhythmic strokes of the Panamuna Outrigger Canoe Club – one of our region’s busiest waterways has a major new addition that’s been described as a boaties’ dream.

Boaties’ dream: run-down ramp gets $4.2m upgrade
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Share your ‘straight to the pool room’ moment

If you have a photo of local sport (we're talking everything from backyard cricket to the school sack race), and it's dated before the year 2000, send it in for a chance to win.

Share your ‘straight to the pool room’ moment
One of the Maleny District Park locations

How to help shape new hinterland district park

Sunshine Coast Council is developing a concept plan for a new district recreation park in Maleny and you're invited to share your ideas.

How to help shape new hinterland district park

Calling all community groups – funding available

Host community events, deliver community projects and programs or upgrade facilities by applying for grant funding from Sunshine Coast Council.

Calling all community groups – funding available