Council has taken strong measures to protect the health of the community following the advice of NSW Health and Public Health Orders. The following changes to our services and facilities currently apply:

Customer Service - 1300 434 434

Our Manly, Mona Vale and Dee Why customer service branches are open

Our Avalon Beach branch is temporarily closed until further notice. While our branch may be closed, we can still assist - call us on 1300 434 434.


Dee Why, Forestville, Glen Street, Manly, Mona Vale and Warringah Mall library branches are open (with reduced capacity). 

Aquatic Centres and Gyms

Warringah Aquatic Centre, Manly Andrew Boy Charlton Pool and Gym are open

Arts and Culture

Glen Street Theatre, Manly Art Gallery and Museum and the Creative Space in North Curl Curl are open, with reduced capacity. 

Community Centres

Community Centres are all open to regular hirers but with restrictions and will operate according to the 2sqm rule. 

Visitor Information Centre

Our Visitor Information Centre at Manly Wharf is open. Our team can also help you through online chats on their website or on phone (9976 1430) during business hours.

Environment Centres

Our Coastal Environment Centre is open. Manly Environment Centre remains closed.

Aboriginal Heritage Office

The Aboriginal Heritage Office in Freshwater is closed

Justice of the Peace Services

Justice of the Peace services are open


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Outdoor facilities  

In response to the NSW Government amending health orders, the following outdoor facilities are open:


All residential waste services will continue as normal. The service will start earlier than the usual 6am start time to ensure the health and safety of employees.

All street litter bins will continue to be collected and maintained as normal.


Kimbriki Resource Recovery Centre is open. Please check their website for more details. 


Increased cleansing of public spaces will continue.


All Childcare Centres and Family Day Care centres remain open and operating normal days and hours.

Our staff and children are following recommended hygiene procedures including sneezing and coughing etiquette and handwashing practices. We are intentionally teaching and actively promoting correct hygiene practices at every opportunity with the children.

We have increased the cleaning regimes within our services and will be removing sensory play experiences such as playdough to further reduce risks.

Our services have adopted social distancing measures within the community including cancelling excursions, travel, and some events such as incursions.

Vacation Care will go ahead.