Discretionary housing payments
This page tells you about the discretionary housing payment scheme, who could be eligible, and what will happen once you've applied.
Development and planning
Links to popular development and planning tasks and information.
Developing affordable housing
Development of quality affordable housing to create a balanced housing market for all sections of the community.
Developing contaminated land
Guidance regarding the development of contaminated land.
Information on measures taken to prevent dog fouling and how to report it.
Find local support for abuse issues.
DASS - drug and alcohol support service for young people
The Drug and Alcohol Support Service (DASS) works with young people under 19 in Portsmouth who are using substances.
Information on the council's campaign to increase the number of public access defibrillators in Portsmouth.
Different types of health screening
There are many different types of health screening - we've detailed the common types here.
Drug and substance misuse
Information on help available to support recovery from drug problems.
Disabled facilities grant
Help is available to adapt your home, to improve the safety of your home as well as your independence and quality of life.
On this page you will find links to our information about dogs in Portsmouth.
Dog control orders
Information about dog control orders
Dog kennels and stray dogs
Find out about Portsmouth dog kennels and how they process stray dogs
Disabled parking and Blue Badges
Answers to frequently asked questions on Disabled parking and Blue Badges
Disabled parking bays FAQs
Answers to frequently asked questions on disabled parking bays.
Disabled persons bus pass
Information about disabled bus passes in Portsmouth, including how to apply for or renew a pass, what to do if your pass is lost or expired, and what proof of eligiblity you will need.
Dementia Action Plan
Details about our dementia action plan, setting out our approach to ensuring those with dementia get early diagnosis, easy access to information, and the right support.
Data Protection privacy notice
Information about our data protection policy.
Direct payments and personal health budget - coronavirus information
Guidance on the impact of coronavirus for clients receiving Direct Payments (DPs) or a Personal Health Budget (PHB) in Portsmouth.
Duisburg - 70th anniversary
September 2020 marks 70 years since the signing of the twinning agreement between Portsmouth and Duisburg in Germany.