Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government (MHCLG)
Find out the Council Tax band for a property in England, Scotland or Wales by looking up the property's postcode online
Check if you're eligible for a Blue Badge and apply
Contact your local council's Electoral Registration Office if you have a question about registering to vote
Pay Council Tax online or by other methods, like direct debit to your local council
Your Council Tax bill - how to work it out, who has to pay, discounts and exemptions for students and disabled people, second homes, empty properties, paying the bill
Apply to your local council for Council Tax Reduction if you're on a low income or benefits - this has replaced Council Tax Benefit
Some older people can get free travel on local buses - contact your council to check your eligibility and apply for a bus pass
How to apply for a council house or flat - housing waiting lists, types of tenancies, the Right to Buy scheme and repairs, complaining about the council
Check you're eligible for a Blue Badge, apply and find out where you can park.
Apply for council housing through your local council - you'll usually have to join a waiting list
Check your council's website to find out when your rubbish will be collected
Blue Badge parking permits let disabled drivers and passengers park nearer to where they're going - find out more about Blue Badges from your council
Check with your council if you're eligible for a discount on your Council Tax
When you need planning permission, where to apply, what counts as permitted development and how to appeal a planning permission decision
Report a noise problem like loud music, noisy pubs, neighbour's parties or barking dogs to your local council
The rules about having garden bonfires, burning domestic waste, complaining about a neighbour's bonfire, fines
How to pay or challenge a penalty charge notice (PCN) or parking ticket - fixed penalty notice (FPN), standard or excess charge notice
Tenant's guide to deposit protection schemes - your deposit, information landlords must provide, disputes and advice
Estimate your business rates by multiplying the rateable value of your business by a multiplier value set by the government
Business rates are charged on most non-domestic properties - who has to pay, how your rates are calculated, getting a revaluation, what to do if your premises change
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