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Council tax - where your money goes

Details of South Gloucestershire Council’s spending and performance 2020-21. How your council tax and business rates are spent.

Community learning

Community learning includes a range of community based and outreach learning opportunities

War memorials

Find your local war memorial and discover more about the people who are named there

When are my bins collected?

Enter your postcode and find out when your bins are collected

Hiring public open space

Advice on hiring public open space

South Gloucestershire Safeguarding

A website for the Adult and Children Safeguarding Boards

Hearing loss, sight loss and British Sign Language

Help for Deaf, deafened and hard of hearing, and people with sight loss.

Equalities monitoring

We are committed to ensuring that we operate fairly and equitably in all aspects of service delivery and employment

Member Awarded Funding

Councillors are now individually responsible for the allocation of their MAF budget to support local community projects and services.

Bromley Heath Viaduct

Details of the work being carried out on Bromley Heath Viaduct

Recycling and waste

Bin and recycling collection dates, find a tip/recycling centre, and other waste information

Customer services

We aim to deliver high quality services to everyone. Find out about our standards and how to contact us

Council tax

Check your account, find out about discounts or get advice about your council tax


Find out about planning applications, policies and developments


Find out how you can become part of a forever family


Could you foster a child for us?

Leisure centres

Find out about Active leisure centres in South Gloucestershire


Let us know what you think about local services, issues and events and to keep up to date with consultation and involvement activities taking place across South Gloucestershire.

Council meetings

View agendas and reports for previous and future council meetings


HomeChoice is the name of our housing options service. We will explain what your options are when deciding where you can live.


Find out where our libraries are, what's on and when they are open.


Information and advice on the licenses required for businesses and individuals


Your elected representatives; who they are and what they do for you

Merlin Housing Society

We do not provide council housing. Our housing stock has been transferred to Merlin Housing Society.

Sort It

Sort It is the name we give to our waste and recycling service. This included kerbside collections and our recycling centres


Rules relating to parking and penalty charge notices. How to pay or appeal against a fine.

Public health

Information and advice to residents on staying healthy, ways to prevent ill health and services available locally in South Gloucestershire


Re-thinking eating and activity for children's health (REACH) is a fun, family, community-based programme to help children manage their weight

Tourism in South Gloucestershire

Whether you are a tourist or a resident, South Gloucestershire has lots to discover.

Primary school admissions

Information to assist parents and carers in the initial stages of choosing a primary school for their child.

Secondary school admissions

Information to assist parents and carers in the initial stages of choosing a secondary school for their child.

Stop smoking

Find out more about being smokefree and where to go for support to quit smoking.

Losing weight

Realising that your weight could affect your health is an important step towards making successful changes in your life.

Parking fines and enforcement

Frequently asked questions about parking fines including our annual parking enforcement reports

Registering a death

Details on who can register a death and where


It has never been easier to take up running.

Health in schools

This programme supports schools to promote and improve health and wellbeing

Director of Public Health annual report

This report provides a commentary on local health issues based on the latest data

Community safety

Making sure that everyone in a community feels safe in their homes and on their streets.

School local advice, policies and protocols

Local advice, policies and protocols for schools and colleges

School closures

Check to see which of our schools are open

Joint Spatial Plan

The four West of England Councils – Bath and North East Somerset, Bristol City, North Somerset, and South Gloucestershire are working together to produce a West of England Joint Spatial Plan (JSP) which will set out a prospectus for sustainable growth to help the Region meet its housing and transport needs for the next 20 years, to 2036.

Deprivation of liberty safeguards

The deprivation of liberty safeguards (DOLS) are a range of safeguards intended to protect vulnerable people 18 years old or over, who have a mental disorder and lack capacity to make care and treatment decisions for themselves, whose care or treatment in a hospital or registered care home amounts to (or will amount to) a deprivation of liberty (DOL) under article 5 of the Human Rights Act 1998.

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