Visit Council's Christmas Operating Hours page for details of closures and opening hours during the festive season.
Customer Service Centre
8am - 5pm, Monday to Friday; (Closed Public Holidays)
Payments accepted in cash, card, cheque, or money order. No cash can be given on debit cards or cheques.
Customer Service Point
9am - 2pm, Monday to Thursday; (Closed Public Holidays)
Note: The CityLibraries location are card only no cash.
Accepted credit cards include Visa and MasterCard. A payment processing fee (0.5% of the payment amount) applies to credit card payments.
PO Box 1268
8am - 5pm, Monday to Friday *
13 48 10 - Business hours
Please note: Council's old phone number 1300 878 001 is no longer in use.
07 4727 9050
Click to chat (during business hours only) *
* You can also call (07) 4727 9000 during business hours to reach the Customer Service Centre, however we cannot guarantee the availability of this number during emergency events.
Customer Service Charter
We commit to provide you with:
- Prompt and efficient services
- Easy access to our services
- Friendly, professional service
- Accurate and consistent information
View our Customer Service Charter and Standards.
View our Customer Service Standards for Townsville Water and Waste.
- Townsville Water Customer Service Standards (PDF, 477.9 KB)
- Townsville Waste Customer Service Standards (PDF, 473.8 KB)
View our Planning Services Customer Service Commitment
- Planning Services Customer Service Commitment (PDF, 1.4 MB)
Translation and Interpretive Services
If you require a translating or interpreting service, please call 131450.
For more information about translating and interpreting services, visit the Department of Immigration and Border Protection website.