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North West Local Land Services Part of your community
Biosecurity Working together to protect primary industries, the economy, the environment and our community
Emergency response Timely coordinated action on pests and diseases and natural disasters like flood, fire and drought

North West

Traditionally a wheat growing area, our regions other key products include cotton, coal, beef, lamb, pork cereal and oil seeds.

Map of North West LLS Region


  • Local Strategic Plan Consultation

    We want your feedback on our strategic direction The Draft North West Local Strategic Plan is now open for consultation. This plan sets the direction for our work priorities, customers, partners and areas of investment. Tell us your thoughts and let us know if you agree with its direction.


    Comments are welcome until 4 December 2015 on the first draft statewide planning framework for travelling stock reserves. Download the framework and a fact sheet.

  • Gwydir Wetlands Footage

    Videos that highlight the amazing Gwydir Wetlands

  • Natural Resource Management

    The North West Local Land Services is pleased to announce our on-ground natural resource management grants are now open. Our on-ground grants are supported through the Australian Governments National Landcare Programme, Clean Energy Fund and Catchment Action NSW. We encourage and invite landholders and groups in the North West Local Land Service region to apply for funding.

  • Biosecurity

    Lodge your annual land and stock return by 31 August to help safeguard biosecurity and ensure market access for NSW producers.

  • CAG

    Applications are currently being sought from suitable candidates to be members of the North West Local Land Service Community Advisory Group (CAG). This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic thinker who is proactive in their local community. Successful applicants will join the five current CAG members who are representative of the areas of Tamworth, Gunnedah, Warialda and Moree. Preference will be given to applicants from areas where representation is required, Narrabri, Walgett and Goondiwndi.

  • Scholarship

    The NWLLS Scholarship seeks to support an outstanding and highly motivated student enrolled full-time and on-campus in their first year of a Bachelor of Environmental Science, Bachelor of Agriculture, Bachelor of Rural Science, Bachelor of Agribusiness or a similarly related course. The applicant's home address must also be located in the Gunnedah, Gwydir, Liverpool Plains, Moree Plains, Narrabri, Tamworth or Walgett council areas.

  • Rates

    The rates you pay to Local Land Services allow your local region to fund the services it provides to landholders and contribute to other important statewide functions.

  • Publication

    Key achievements from Local Land Services' first year of operation are outlined in a publication that highlights statewide results as well as case studies from the 11 regions.

  • Native vegetation

    Four online tools are available to help landholders determine whether their clearing activities require approval.

  • Biosecurity framework

    The proposed Framework outlines the legislative tools and powers required to manage pests, diseases, weeds and contaminants in NSW. Go to the Review page for more and have your say.

  • Native vegetation

    The first three self-assessable codes for clearing under the Native Vegetation Act 2003 are now on exhibition and open for comment.