Access up-to-date information on road closures, floods, fires, and other weather emergencies affecting the Parkes Shire.
Have you been affected by flooding in the Parkes Shire? Click the link to complete this survey.
While Parkes Shire Council does not currently have any mandatory water restrictions, we encourage our community to be water wise and make every drop count.
Water infrastructure and services provided by Council.
If you are building a house or granny flat, or developing a dual or multiple occupancy, you will need to apply for a new water connection using a Water Service Application Form.
Parkes Shire Council's new Recycled Water Scheme (RWS) supplies high quality recycled water for open space irrigation sites around Parkes. The scheme strengthens Parkes’ water security by providing an additional source of water for non-potable (non-drinking) use.