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Information on how businesses can enter the supply chain as sub-contractors or suppliers.
How the council ensures procuring goods and services has minimal environmental impact.
A strategy for economic growth and prosperity which has inspired the formation of a broad coalition of businesses to help shape the city.
Information on the council's commitment to small and medium enterprises.
Find out about the support offered by the council to new business startups.
A range of resources to help make your business more environmentally friendly.
Information on manual and powered wheelchairs and scooters to help people with limited mobility to shop and use the city centre facilities
Advice for students about paying Council Tax and what discounts may apply
Information about building notice applications, which are used for smaller alterations to properties.
Help on how to submit a building control full plans application.
How to submit a planning application, including background information, guidance documents and forms.
Information about Portsmouth's 15-year seafront masterplan.
Information on how to register your interest to self build on a serviced plot of land.
Information on the supplementary planning document to mitigate the impact of development around special protection areas.
Strategy and background documents identifying improvements needed to the seafront
Information about our statement of community involvement, including your views on the draft statement.
Information about our statement of community involvement, including your views on the draft statement.
Information on the student halls of residence supplementary planning document.
Information about Sustainable Design and Construction.
On this page you will find links to all supplementary planning documents (SPDs) on our website.
Advice on dealing with squirrel infestations and contact details for our pest control team
On this page you will find information about safety within the community.
The council's Surface Water Management Plan identifies and prioritises the areas of Portsmouth at greatest risk from surface water flooding
This page explains how Portsmouth City Council and its road maintenance contractor, Colas, prepare for winter on the roads.
Information on local social groups and activities for anyone looking to meet new people while taking part in something they enjoy.
Shared Lives carers share their homes with adults who need a bit of extra support to live fulfilled and independent lives.
Information on support available for adults with learning disabilities.
Information on Short Break opportunities available for disabled children and young people.
Information about the role of each specialist family support worker
Information on our services to safeguard and support the welfare of children, young people and their families.
Information on protecting against sexually transmitted infections and unplanned pregnancies.
The council is a step closer to plans for the future of Leamington House and Horatia House.
Information and support for tenants who require sheltered housing or extra care.
This page gives you advice and help if you are sleeping rough.
On this page you will find information about saving money in the home and home safety.
On this page you will find links to all the information about sports and activities in Portsmouth on our website.
Locations and facilities for sports centres in Portsmouth.
Information about swimming facilities available in the city.
Information for Scrap Metal Dealers.
Information about Street Collection Permits and how to apply for one.
Information on the permits required by buskers in the city.
Licensing requirements for those who trade in the street.
Details of the statement of licensing principles.
Details of regulations made by Portsmouth City Council with regard to street collections.
Information on street parking charges, including different payment methods.
Information on improving connectivity in Central Portsmouth for walking, cycling and public transport.
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Links to all learning, schools and childcare information
Information and resources to support early years and childcare providers in their policy and practice for safeguarding and child protection.
Information, advice, guidance, forms and links to support children in your setting and the quality of your inclusive practice.
Information about support available to children with special educational needs.
Links for everything you need to know about council services for new and existing students.
Links to information for teachers and other professionals working in schools and education.
Useful information about becoming a governor.
On this page you will find links to all of our information about schools in Portsmouth.
Details of school admissions, policies and how to apply.
The admissions booklet has all the information you need about applying for places at primary and secondary schools in Portsmouth.
On this page you will find links to admissions policies for schools in Portsmouth.
Guidance for parents and children on school attendance.
Information on school that are closed in Portsmouth.
The timetable of planned school inset days in Portsmouth.
Information about school meals and how to apply for free school meals.
Portsmouth school term dates for current and upcoming school years.
Details about available transport to schools and colleges.
Information and catchment area maps for all of Portsmouth's secondary schools.
Information for parents about special educational needs and support available.
Apply to sponsor city's new special free school academy.
Useful information on special schools.
Documents and policies on school proposals, consultations, finance and organisation.
Information about the Solent Recreation Mitigation Partnership and its strategy for house building in the Solent region.
Information on senior management salaries and pay bands used in the council.
View the different council services and find the information you're looking for.
Portsmouth was one of twelve city regions shortlisted to bid for a share of the Department for Transport's £1.28 billion Transforming Cities Fund.
Links to advice and guidance for Portsmouth families during the coronavirus pandemic, including school, childcare and parenting information.
Schools in Portsmouth are following local and national guidance to ensure pupils continue to grow their skills and knowledge in a safe environment.
You must self-isolate if you have coronavirus symptoms, have tested positive or are contacted by Test and Trace as you may have been infected..
Seafront Masterplan consultation for 2020, demographic replies by our residents.
Budget consultation research 2021-22
Section 251 Education Outturn Statement 2019-20
Admission Policy 2022-23 for St George's School in Portsmouth.
Admission Policy 2022-23 for St Jude's Primary School in Portsmouth.
Information about our social media moderation policy
Social Housing Asset Valuation as assed on 1st April 2015 and the Existing Use Value - Social Housing figure (EUV- SH)
A list of standard conditions around street trading consents.
Fees charges for years 2015 and 2016 of various sports pitches locations across Portsmouth area
Key explaining Senior Management Salary Report
This role is the 'go to' place for the provision of information, advice and guidance (IAG) regarding parenting, with a specific focus on behaviour management.
This role is the 'go to' place for the provision of information, advice and guidance (IAG) regarding the processes and application of Education policies.
This role is the 'go to' place for the provision of 'information' regarding behaviour change issues.
This role is the 'go to' place for the provision of information, advice and guidance (IAG) regarding CSE or sexual health issues.
Licensing Act 2003 Scale of fees
This role is the 'go to' place for the provision of information, advice and guidance (IAG) regarding healthy weight and physical activity, with a specific focus on engaging the whole family in getting active and making healthy choices .
This role is the 'go to' place for the provision of information, advice and guidance (IAG) regarding substance awareness.
This role is the 'go to' place for the provision of 'information' regarding low level and emerging mental health issues.
This role is the 'go to' place for the provision of information, advice and guidance (IAG) regarding loss and bereavement.
This role is the 'go to' place for the provision of information, advice and guidance (IAG) regarding housing policy, resources for families and the key mechanisms available to secure housing.
The Early Help and Prevention Service are currently expanding their team to include more support for young people who are exploring their gender identity/sexuality and their families.
We have partnered with Recycle Your Electricals (RYE) to make it easier for everyone to reuse and recycle unwanted electricals and make the most of the valuable materials within them.
We would like to understand more about houses in multiple occupation HMOs in Portsmouth and we would like to know what you think.
Section 251 Education Outturn Statement 2020-21
Social, Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH) strategy for 2020 to 2023
Guidance help and support for those affected by Selective mutism in the 5 to 10 year old range.
Guidance help and support about Selective mutism affecting those in the 11 to 16 year old range
This page gives guidance on safely charging your electric vehicle at home.
On this page you will find out more about those schemes, how you can offer to host refugees and important information for hosts and guests.
This is our page to celebrate South Asian heritage month and South Asian communities in Portsmouth. We are committed to equality, diversity, and inclusion and fostering an environment where every person feels confident and safe to express themselves fully and without prejudice.
This page has advice and information about the support and advice services available to autistic and neurodivergent adults in Portsmouth.
When someone close to you dies, the grief can be painful, lonely, confusing and unpredictable. It can be helpful to seek support.
Find support for businesses on our cost of living hub. Our business support team is here to help business survive, grow and thrive through these tough times. As one of the UK's "most entrepreneurial" cities we provide comprehensive business support, access to funding, data and training and deliver programmes to support skills development, recruitment and job placements.