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Information and answers to popular questions about local housing allowance.
We are committed to grow Portsmouth's local economy. Portsmouth is undergoing a major transformation with £2+BN being invested in or committed to its infrastructure, amenities and new commercial developments.
Information regarding local authority land searches as part of the conveyancing process.
Information on evidence supporting the Local Development Framework.
The Local Development Scheme (LDS) is the timetable for the production of the city’s planning policy documents, including the Portsmouth Local Plan.
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.
Find out what support is available for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Questioning and Intersex young people and their families.
On this page you will find information about local mental health and wellbeing groups in Portsmouth.
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.
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, Public Access.
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.
Guidance and advice on bulky waste collections for large household items around 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 and public registers that the council holds. This includes licence registers and premises certificates.
Lakeside is home to world-class brands and vibrant SMEs located in superb, flexible grade A office space.
Information about licensing decisions for October 2020.
Information about licensing decisions for November 2020.
Total of Considered Licences For 2020 by (Licence type) as of 02 November
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 the LB (Somerstown) parking zone, including a map of roads included and details of the restrictions.
Information about the LA (North Southsea) parking zone, including a map of roads included and details of the restrictions.
On this page you'll find a list of places where a Portsmouth leisure card may give you discounts on activities.
We will be bidding for the government's Levelling Up Fund. The fund will invest in infrastructure that improves everyday life across the UK
This page lists a checklist of documents needed to apply for a Lawful Development Certificate for an Existing use.
This page lists a checklist of documents needed to apply for a Lawful Development Certificate for a proposed use or development.
Checklist of documents needed for application of a listed building consent.
Information about Safeguards in place for ‘direct payments’ under LHA.
Privacy notice For pupils in schools, early years settings, alternative provision and pupil referral units.
Late representation to challenge a Penalty Charge Notice
Frequently asked questions about the future of Leamington and Horatia houses.
We're piloting a service to help landlords and tenants navigate difficult situations in a more positive way
As the owner of the building, it is your responsibility to ensure tenants have the correct information, suitable bins and waste storage.
Loss and bereavement guidance for 5 to 10 year olds
Guidance, help and support for low mood and depression affecting 5 to 10 year olds
The term ‘bereavement’ refers to the whole process of grief and mourning and is associated with a deep sense of loss and sadness.
Depression is a mental health difficulty that involves persistent low mood. It impacts on the way people feel, think and behave.
This page is about when in October 2021 we took part in the Local Government Association's Corporate Peer Challenge.
On this page, you'll find the recycling points in Portsmouth and what you can recycle there.
Drop in for a chat and get free support from the Live Well team on issues that are important to you like money, health and community.
This page aims is awareness of and combat prejudice against the LGBTQ+ community while celebrating its achievement and diversity and increasing the visibility of the community.
This page contains legal information for tenants.
Includes information about smoke alarm and electrical safety regulations.
Low cost, sustainable ways to travel in and around Portsmouth, whether you're commuting to work, or taking the family on a day out.
If you're being careful with money, find low-cost or free, family-friendly activities and events in Portsmouth, without having to splash out.
This page contains frequently asked questions about additional licensing for Landlord with HMOs in Portsmouth.
The Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO) is a role set out in the government guidance Working Together to Safeguard Children (2018).
This page gives you details of Landport housing office, including where it is and how to get in touch.
This page gives you details of Leigh Park housing office, including where it is and how to get in touch.
This page lists documents that are accepted as proof of your immigration status and right to work in the UK when applying for vehicle and driving licensing.
On this page you will find information about how we deal with convictions for people applying for licences, including rehabilitation periods.
This page provides an overview of the regulations and disciplinary policies we use as part of the vehicle and driving licensing process.