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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.
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 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.
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.
For students in Portsmouth - 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.
We’re investing in sport and leisure across the city to strengthen our communities and support greener, healthier, and happier living.
Seafront Masterplan consultation for 2020, demographic replies by our residents.
Budget consultation research 2021-22
The research sought views on current sport and leisure facilities, as well as opening a new sport and leisure centre in the city.
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.
The Sheltered Housing service provides housing-related support services to enable residents to live as independently as possible in their own home.
Soaring over Portsmouth Harbour, the 170m Spinnaker Tower perfectly encapsulates the city’s innovative and entrepreneurial spirit.
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 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 page offers information about agencies that can offer support and advice to private tenants in Portsmouth.
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.
Information about what small electrical items can be recycled and how to recycle them, including FAQs.
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.
Self-harm involves the act of doing something to cause harm or omitting to do something which in turn may cause harm.
If you or a young person you know is having suicidal thoughts, it’s important to know that you are not beyond help and you’re not alone.
Selective mutism is an anxiety disorder which means that a child or young person is unable to speak in select situations and environments
A quick guide to recycling and rubbish rules in Portsmouth for students, including what to do at the end of term.
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.
Get advice on maximising your income, make sure you are being paid fairly, get support to develop skills or find new job opportunities.
When someone close to you dies, the grief can be painful, lonely, confusing and unpredictable. It can be helpful to seek support.
Find out what support is available for your business, how you can support your employees and how you can adapt in these challenging times.
There are many ways to get support with your needs, and a conversation with adult social care can help you understand what help is available.
SensePlus Portsmouth is our day service for adults with profound and multiple learning disabilities (PMLD) who also have complex physical or sensory needs.
A carer is someone who cares for a family member, friend, or neighbour, and the person they look after would not cope without their support.
After a stay in hospital, a fall or a medical crisis, you may need some support to help get your independence back and prevent your health getting worse.
Portsmouth’s first Superzone pilot surrounding Arundel Court is in place until July 2024, to give children and families a safe environment to thrive in.
You can tackle the rising cost of energy bills and looking after our planet at the same time.
On this page you will find information about the SSAVC. There’s information for other local government bodies on how they can benefit from the SSAVC.
On this page you’ll find information about the fees for the new 257 additional licence.
This page gives you details of Somerstown housing office, including where it is and how to get in touch.
Safe Places and can offer help if someone is anxious, scared or at risk while they are out and about and feel they need support.