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All tasks

Find tasks and activities you might want to complete on the Council's website.

Aerospace sector

Useful information about the aerospace sector in Portsmouth.

Advertise with Portsmouth City Council

Information on the number of advertising opportunities the council offers around the city.


Information about Portsmouth City Council as an Apprenticeship provider.

Age restricted sales

Guidance for retailers to help enforce age-restricted products.


Information and frequently asked questions about applying for and holding an allotment tenancy.

Authority monitoring reports

Annual monitoring reports showing how planning policies contribute towards city regeneration.

Area action plans

Information regarding major regeneration of specific growth areas.

Air quality and pollution SPD

Information and documents for the air quality and pollution supplementary planning document.

Air quality and pollution

This page has links to information about air quality, pollution, sustainability and climate change.

Air quality in Portsmouth

Information on how we review and assess air quality.

An open letter on climate action

An open letter on climate action in Portsmouth.

Anti-social behaviour

Advice and documentation on how to report anti-social behaviour.

Animal health and welfare

How our environmental health team enforces legislation designed to protect the health and welfare of domesticated and wild animals.

Ask for Angela

Portsmouth City Council have been recruiting pubs, bars and restaurants in the city to support the Ask for Angela campaign, designed to help people feel safe on nights out.


Information on the range of adoption and fostering opportunities in Portsmouth.

Adult social care

Information for Portsmouth adults aged 18 and over who need help with daily living. Find information on getting an assessment, care and equipment.

Accommodation with support

Information on the range of accommodation options available with different types of support.

Adult social care assessment

Information about how we assess your needs, and how to request an assessment.

Adult social care - information for professionals

This page provides information to professionals of Portsmouth City Council and their partners who work in adult social care in Portsmouth.

Alcohol misuse

Find out more about alcohol units, alcohol risks and alcohol support services in Portsmouth.

Adult mental health support

On this page you will find information about mental health support for adults in Portsmouth.

Adventure playgrounds

Information about the adventure playgrounds available for children in Portsmouth.

Apply for licenses

Links to information about applying for different types of licensing

Amenities on the highway permits

Information on obtaining a permit to place tables, chairs and display stands outside your premises.

Abandoned vehicles

Information on untaxed and abandoned vehicles, including how to report them to the council

Additional childcare fees

Information about additional childcare fees you may be expected to pay

Aspirations week case studies

Find out which courses might help you at the Community Learning Service website.

Apply to move to junior school

For Year 2 children at infant school who are transferring to junior school in September

Apply to move to secondary school

For Year 6 children transferring to secondary school in September

Apply to start school

For children born between 1 September 2015 and 31 August 2016

Ageing Population Strategy 2010 - 2020

Information about the council's strategy that brings together all the work done across the organisation to support older people, including a copy of the ageing population strategy.

Annual update of the electoral register

Information on how to update your details for the electoral register.

All news

Achieving employment and skills plans

Information on our strategy to increase training and job opportunities locally.

Advice and support for care providers in Portsmouth

We’re making materials available to help providers across the city take the steps needed to ensure the safety of those we care for, the public and staff.

Advice for residents - coronavirus information

Advice for Portsmouth residents about coronavirus, including the latest health advice and links to useful information about Council Tax and housing

Aldroke Street (TTRO 09/2020)

Ashurst Road (TTRO 78/2020)

Audio key fobs for real time bus information

Information about how to use Portsmouth City Council Audio Key Fob to access Real Bus Time information.

Accommodation for rough sleepers - have your say

Adult social care privacy notice

Adult Social Care works under the legal obligations and conditions of both the principles of the Data Protection Act and GDPR.

Allegations about Persons in Positions of Trust - privacy notice

This privacy notice tells you how the council and the LADO use personal information in respect of allegations made about people who work with children.

ASB CCTV privacy notice

This privacy notice tells you about how Portsmouth City Council collects and uses personal information.

Additional Restrictions Grant (Closed)

Information about the Additional Restrictions Grant and how to apply.

AB – Wymering - parking zone information

AA – Newbolt Road - parking zone information

Alfred Road (TTRO 21/2021)


Information on what to do if you have asbestos in your home.

Asthma A&E attendances of people under 50 years old

Asthma A&E attendances of people under 50 years old, by Lower Super Output Areas (LSOAs). April 2015 to March 2020 (five years pooled).

Adoption statement - Seafront Masterplan SPD (March 2021)


Additional Restrictions Grant - Restart Grant

Applying for home to school transport

Applying for home-to-college transport (over-16s)


Airport Service Road (TTRO 84/2021)

Anchorage Road (TTRO 94/2021)

Alec Rose Lane (TTRO 97/2021)

Approval of reserved matters following outline permission - checklist

This page contains a checklist of documents needed for approval of reserved matters following outline permission.