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Links to information about receiving benefits and help with your finances.
Information about the type of action the council takes against benefit fraud in the city.
Information and links to help you find out what you may be entitled to.
Find information about running a business in Portsmouth, contract opportunities with the council and paying business rates.
Find information about business locations, properties, market stalls and concessionary pitches in Portsmouth
For more information about each centre, including available units, visit the Portsmouth Enterprise Centres website.
Help to find a building, office or location for your business.
Information on commercial properties available to rent or buy from the council.
This page pulls together information that is relevant to company size and specific industry sectors in the city.
On this page you will find different ways of doing business with the council, including advertising and graphic design services.
Find out about the Big Screen and how to advertise.
Guidance on the legislation and bye-laws regarding children in work.
Emergency continuity advice for local businesses.
Information on business rates, sometimes known as non-domestic rates.
On this page you will find links to all the building service pages on our website.
Information on how the building control service regulations ensures work is completed within building regulations.
Information regarding site inspections prior to building work commencement.
The purpose of the register is to provide house builders with up to date information on sites that are available for housing.
Information on bed bug treatment and contact details for our pest control service
Information on bees and answers to your questions on them.
Portsmouth Water supplies water to the city, and is responsible for all pipework up to and including the stopcock.
Information on behaviour management resources and services.
Information on the support available to you before and after your child arrives.
Financial help for families
Information and advice about buying your home
Facilities available on and near Portsmouth seafront.
Information about Baffins Pond and Tangier Field.
A list of BMX and skate facilities in the city.
Information about borrowing and returning books and other items from Portsmouth libraries
Find out about business information available at the Central Library.
Business permits are available for the purpose of paying non-domestic rates at a postal address within a resident parking zone.
Information about what happens if you're caught driving in a bus lane by enforcement cameras.
Guidance and advice on business waste in the city of Portsmouth.
Information about registering as a childminder, and support through the process
Important information about keeping children safe online.
Information on English Heritage blue plaques in Portsmouth.
Thank you for taking part in the budget consultation.
Support for your Portsmouth business during the coronavirus pandemic. Find information about grants, business rates support and re-opening guidance.
Information about support affecting business rates for Portsmouth businesses, including grant funds and support schemes.
Information for Portsmouth businesses on grants, loans, funding and support during the coronavirus pandemic.
You can apply for or renew a Blue Badge online. On this page, find information about applying, hidden disabilities, renewing your badge and FAQs.
An online questionnaire was developed and launched week beginning 8 December 2020 which ran for three weeks and closed on 28 December 2020.
Leisure and sports consultation results - Bransbury Park
Due to changes to the way we operate, some residents will have a new bin collection day. This will begin from 15 March 2021.
As businesses start to re-open we encourage residents to Go shop, Go eat, Go safe and Go local. Remember to keep protecting Portsmouth.