CASTLEREAGH MACQUARIE COUNTY COUNCIL

A local government authority for noxious weed control in the
Walgett, Coonamble, Warren, Gilgandra & Warrumbungle Shire Councils areas.

The Castlereagh Macquarie County Council (CMCC) is a local government authority for noxious weed control in the Walgett, Coonamble, Warren, Gilgandra and Warrumbungle Shire Council areas. The CMCC is empowered to implement and enforce the Noxious Weeds Act 1993 on behalf of the constituent councils and the New South Wales State Government.

Under the Noxious Weed Act 1993 the CMCC is responsible for the control of noxious weeds by owner/occupiers of private land as well as roadsides and crown land. Councillors and weeds officers representing each council continue to develop, implement, co-ordinate and review noxious weed control policies and programs in the area using an integrated weed management approach.