England is now subject to National lockdown: Stay at Home restrictions. You must stay at home.
Information and answers to popular questions about local housing allowance.
Information for businesses about Portsmouth's late night industries.
Information about the Portsmouth's local economy and industries.
Information regarding local authority land searches as part of the conveyancing process.
Information on evidence supporting the Local Development Framework.
Information on the Local Development Scheme.
Portsmouth City Council has completed a Local Flood Risk Management Strategy (LFRMS) to recommend measures to manage and improve the flood risk of the city.
This page gives you advice about what support is available for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Questioning and Intersex (LGBTQ+) young people and their families.
On this page you will find information about local mental health and wellbeing groups in Portsmouth.
The council is a step closer to plans for the future of Leamington House and Horatia House.
Background information about the rehousing of residents in Leamington House and Horatia House
On this page you will find links to our information for landlords.
If you're looking for an affordable home in Portsmouth, there are options to rent or buy depending where you want to live, your age, and if you need help.
Things to do in Portsmouth, including parks, playgrounds, events, museums and youth clubs.
Search our library catalogue online, find Portsmouth library opening times and addresses, and find out how to borrow, renew and return items.
Portsmouth library addresses, opening times and contact information. Find out when your local library is open
Find out about online resources available at Portsmouth libraries.
Useful information about volunteering in libraries.
Children of all ages are welcome in Portsmouth City Council libraries.
What's on at Portsmouth libraries
A list of what you can borrow or download from libraries.
When joining the library, you will receive a library card. This page tells you what to do if you need to change or replace your card, and what discounts you can receive with your library card.
Library resources available in other languages.
Apply for different types of licensing in Portsmouth, or view decisions and regulations.
Information on gaming machine permits for licensed premises for category C or D machines.
View our public registers of licensees in Portsmouth, and links to our online licensing system, PublicAccess.
Information on the licences required for sex establishment premises.
Information on how to apply to become a licensed premises for weddings or civil ceremonies.
Information about licensing requirements for lotteries, including how to register.
Lists of licensing decisions made by the council since 2010.
Links to all pages with licensing rules and regulations information
Useful information on the Licensing Act 2003.
Information on the council's licensing policy.
Useful information on the licensing committee, and it's officers and responsibilities.
Information on the council's approach to licensing services.
Information on Portsmouth City Council's up-to-date local transport plan.
Guidance and advice on bulky waste collections around the city of Portsmouth.
Guidance and advice on local recycling points within the city of Portsmouth.
This page gives you links to information about learning for adults in the community.
Details of literary events for schools run by the council's school library service.
Information about the Lord Mayor of Portsmouth, including how to request an official visit from the Lord Mayor.
Names of previous Lord Mayors of Portsmouth, dating back to 1927.
This is about all the lists that the Council hold and public registers. The page shows the gifts and hospitality register that all council staff and councillors have to complete if they are given anything as a present.
Lakeside is home to world-class brands and vibrant SMEs located in superb, flexible grade A office space.
Collections of large household items in Portsmouth are operating on a reduced service. View the details of how the service is running.
Information about Portsmouth library services during the coronavirus pandemic, including which libraries are open and opening times.
Portsmouth City Council has produced a local outbreak control plans to help monitor the rate of coronavirus in the area and stop the virus from spreading.
View the latest information about the number of coronavirus (COVID-19) infections in Portsmouth, how these numbers compare to other areas, and deaths.
Local outbreak engagement board minutes 22 June 2020.
Local outbreak engagement board minutes 30 June 2020.
Local outbreak engagement board minutes 27 July 2020.
Local outbreak engagement board minutes 24 August 2020.
Information about licensing decisions for October 2020.
Local outbreak engagement board minutes from 28 September 2020.
Information about licensing decisions for November 2020.
Information about the new local Covid-19 Contact Tracing service
Local outbreak engagement board minutes for October 2020.
otal of Considered Licences For 2020 by (Licence type) as of 02 November
Information about Portsmouth local elections in 2021.
Information about the Retail, Hospitality and Leisure Grant and how to apply.
Information about the Local Restrictions Support Grant for all businesses forced to close in lockdown and how to apply.
Information about the Local restrictions Support Grant (Closed) (Addendum)(Tier 4) and how to apply.
Information about the Local Restrictions Support Grant (open) and how to apply.
Information about the Local Restrictions Support Grant (closed) and how to apply
This page contains a guide to the law, procedures and functions of the Licensing Committee in relation to applications and representations made under the Licensing Act 2003.
Information about this grant and how to apply.