Bank holiday service changes
Council offices and libraries are closed on Monday 29 August 2016, although you can access online services on this website 24 hours a day. Our Contact Centre will remain open for emergency calls only.
View service changes.
In certain circumstances you may be able to access help
from the Discretionary Crisis Fund.
You may be entitled to help with your housing costs through a
Discretionary Housing Payment or a bond for your rent
Find out what changes may affect you and how to make sure you're ready.
Find out how this limits the total amount of benefit each
Find out about benefit changes and if they affect you.
Disability Living Allowance has changed for working aged people.
Find out how this may affect you and how to prepare.
Help for students with disabilities.
Parking concessions for disabled
Information on applying for tax credits, childcare vouchers and
School pupils may be able to get free school meals.
Help with the cost of school travel expenses.
Organisations who may be able to help you in a
How you can make the most of your money.
Find the relevant form to make a claim.
Pay your Council Tax by Direct Debit. It takes about 5
minutes to set up and you only need your account number and
sort code ready when you ring.