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Hunter Local Land Services Part of your community
Advisory services

Reliable professional advice supporting agricultural production and management of natural resources

Emergency response

Timely coordinated action on pests and diseases and natural disasters like flood, fire and drought

Natural resource management

 Sustainable use of our land and water


Working together to protect primary industries, the economy, the environment and our community


Our region has diverse landscapes including rainforests and wetlands. Agricultural activities include dryland and irrigated cropping, fodder, vineyards, beef and dairy cattle, sheep, alpacas and goats, horse breeding, poultry and aquaculture.

Map of Hunter LLS Region


  • Pest control

    Wild rabbits are Australia's most widespread and destructive environmental and agricultural vertebrate pest. If you're having problems with wild rabbits, contact us on 1300 795 299 for advice and assistance on how to manage these and other invasive species. Further information: Guide to controlling wild rabbits

  • Grants

    Applications are now open for various grant programs, and eligible landholders, producers, community groups and organisations are encouraged to take advantage of funds, which have been made available through a range of NSW and Australian Government programs.


    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.

  • Office

    Our Wyong office has a new phone number: 02 43558200. Other details, such as the address, remain the same.

  • Scone office

    Hunter LLS has opened a new office at Scone TAFE Campus, 2 Flemington Drive, Scone. Our offices at 206 Kelly Street, Scone and 160 Bridge Street, Muswellbrook have now closed and relocated to the new premises. The new office gives landholders greater access to our services and advice, with a team of extension, field and customer service staff, including a district veterinarian, on hand.

  • Social media

    Be sure to check out our page and 'like' it so you can keep up to date with news, resources and events across the Hunter.

  • Flood relief

    Hunter Primary producers affected by the April 2015 storm and flooding have until 15 December to apply for the Natural Disaster Relief Scheme grants. Recovery grants of up to $15,000 are available to eligible producers for clean-up and restoration costs.