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Pay your Council Tax, find your bin collection dates, renew your parking permit or find out how to contact us on the Portsmouth City Council website.
Links to all of our forms and information about housing benefits.
Information on how housing benefit is affected if you move house, your rent goes up or other circumstances change.
Links to advice and support for managing your finances.
Information about how to appeal against a housing benefit claim.
Information on housing benefit for carers.
Answers to the most popular Housing Benefit questions from landlords.
How housing benefit is affected if you are away from your accommodation.
Answers to the most popular Housing Benefit questions.
Information about how Council Tax is calculated
This page gives you information about the different ways of paying your Council Tax.
Advice on building regulations covering various aspects of construction for different types of building.
The minerals and waste plan for sustainable development in Hampshire.
Information and guidance for developers regarding housing standards.
Advice, help and support for those affected by hate crime.
The information on this page aims to give advice on how to reduce mite numbers in the home.
How our environmental health team investigates accidents and complaints, and promotes health and safety in the workplace.
Learn how to access our health and care services.
This page tells you about the support available for those who have issues with their hearing or vision.
On this page you can find different ways to support your health, fitness, diet and wellbeing.
Introduction to Healthwatch - a the new consumer champion for health and social care in England.
Lots of online resources and recipes to help you choose and prepare healthy, tasty food.
Advice and tips on enjoying the hot weather.
Popular activities and quick links to information about the housing waiting list, shared houses and repairs.
Information from engagement with people at Horatia and Leamington House.
The latest House Talk magazines for council tenants and leaseholders.
We are building more than 200 brand new high quality, energy efficient homes to ease housing waiting lists and generate rental income.
Information for landlords about the building and maintenance standards required for rented accommodation.
This page gives you specific advice for if you are a care leaver, and are homeless or worried about becoming homeless.
This page gives specific advice for former members of the armed forces who are homeless, or worried about becoming homeless.
This page has specific advice for people who have experienced domestic abuse and are homeless, or worried about becoming homeless.
This page gives specific advice for people who have recently left prison and are homeless, or worried about becoming homeless.
How council homes are allocated and how to apply to join the housing waiting list.
Information on the Home Energy Conservation Act (HECA) which requires us to prepare a report on our energy conservation measures.
A service to keep your home safe, and a handyperson service for odd jobs around the home in Portsmouth, Gosport and surrounding areas. A service that offers advice, home safety and security checks and small maintenance works to those in the PO1 to PO6 post code areas
Information about Hilsea lines.
How to obtain a permit for charitable house to house collections.
Information on applying for a Hackney cab driver's licence.
Useful information about how to obtain a Hackney carriage vehicle licence.
Information on Portsmouth City Council's highways management services.
Guidance and advice on healthcare waste collections around the city of Portsmouth.
Guidance and advice on how to put your bin out for collection.
Listings and details of noteworthy graves.
Quick links to information about different types of funding to help with childcare costs
Health and Wellbeing Strategy
Information on registering to vote at home or overseas.
This information is for children, young people and adults who have a complaint to make about children and families social care. Its about what you can complain about, how the complaint is handled and what to do if you are not happy with the outcome.
Give us your feedback on our new website.
Find out more on this page about our £200m+ home building programme which is creating thousands of high quality, energy efficient, affordable, social and market homes.
This page provides advice and support for Portsmouth residents around help with food.
This page outlines what information is collected by our housing services, why they collect it, how it's used and kept secure, and more.
Money problems? Struggling to afford household essentials, like furniture or food? Use this directory to look for services that could help in Portsmouth.
Portsmouth City Council and Southampton City Council joint heatwave plan - Emergency Preparedness, Resilience & Response
A guidance from Portsmouth City Council, which explains the process of how to view and comment on planning applications.
This page shows a household planning permission checklist for works to or extension of a dwelling or construction of an outbuilding for purposes ancillary to the dwelling.
Housing allocation scheme nomination criteria Appendix 2 Pre-agreed quota of nominations for vulnerable client groups
Housing allocation scheme banding scheme Last revised January 2019
Information about health and safety standards for housing properties that provide a safe and healthy environment for the occupants and any visitors.
Housing Enforcement Policy 2017 part of the Private sector Housing Team for Portsmouth City Council
Portsmouth City Council has a dedicated business team to offer wider support to help get your business started, grow and develop.
This page contains a price list for cycling and high visibility products available to purchase from Civic Offices.
This statement has been prepared in accordance with Regulation 11(2) of the Town and Country Planning (Local Planning) (England) Regulations 2012 - (As amended). It gives notice that Portsmouth City Council formally adopted the Houses in Multiple Occupation Supplementary Planning Document (SPD)- revised October 2019 on 29th November 2019.
The Housing Standards Review helps to rationalise the locally derived standards which are applied to new housing developments.
This policy and associated guidance aims to ensure that work undertaken on behalf of the council, by contractors, suppliers and partner organisations’ is carried out in a manner that will avoid, reduce or control foreseeable risks to peoples safety and health.
Information about working in home care, helping people in the community who need a bit of support to stay independent in their home.