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Grass verge and trees

Information and advice about bins, rubbish and recycling, planning and building control, roads streets and traffic, parking, public transport, pollution, maintenance of council land, food safety and pests and dogs.

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Home waste and scrap metal

Bins, rubbish and recycling

Information about blue, green and brown bins, tips, bulky waste collections, asbestos, clinical waste, litter and fly tipping.

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Building blue prints

Planning and building control

Information about planning permission, building control, reporting unauthorised building work, trees and hedges, listed buildings, conservation areas, strategic plans, local land charges, design of new streets.

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Parking spaces

Roads, streets, traffic and parking

Information about abandoned and untaxed vehicles, parking, roads, pavements, traffic, street cleaning and winter services.

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Public transport and travel

Information about travel passes and information, community transport and Medibus.

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Smoking chimney


Information about, and how to report the different types of pollution - air, land, noise, light and water.  Also air quality monitoring information.

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Man using compost

Sustainable environment

Information about sustainable environments including climate change, reducing your environmental impact, Fairtrade products, our coastline, wildlife and waterways.

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Vegetables on a chopping board

Food safety advice

Information about infectious diseases and food poisoning, complaints about food products and businesses, private drinking water, the food hygiene rating scheme and advice for consumers.

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Maintenance of council land

Information about the maintenance of council land including the cutting of grass and tress and hedges.

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Cute Cairn Terrier on the beach

Pests and dogs

Information about pest control treatments, stray dogs, dog care and reporting of barking dogs.

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