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Information on Housing Benefit and Council Tax Support and access to a range of online benefit services.
Rubbish and recycling collections, recycling centres and commercial waste
Register a birth or death, find your nearest register office and search wedding venues
Support for new and developing businesses, advice for consumers, licenses, permits and broadband
Support and care for adults and carers including financial help, health and wellbeing
Information and guidance to help children, young people and their families
Pay your Council Tax bill, see how much it will be and what discounts and reductions you can get
Councillors, committee meetings and current and previous elections
Country parks and open spaces including beaches, gardens, children's play areas and allotments
Apply for a school place, school term dates and adult education and training courses
Advice about emergencies, severe weather, closed schools and services
Pollution, pest control, food hygiene and information about animal welfare including reporting a dangerous dog
Apply to be on the housing register, advice on homelessness and housing advice for landlords and tenants
Apply for a job and find out about career and volunteering opportunities
Leisure activities and culture in Dorset. Including libraries, the Dorset History Centre, leisure, countryside, arts, history and heritage
Car parks including location details, charges and facilities, parking fines, park and ride and disabled parking
Planning applications, planning permission, building control, local land charges and street naming and numbering
Report a road problem, get information on roadworks, highways improvements and maintenance
Leisure centres, outdoor education centres, sports and activities
Live travel alerts, bus information, community transport, cycling and driver training
View our webcams, find out about support for community and voluntary organisations and statistics and census information
About your local council including how to make a complaint and what grants could be available to you
Get the latest news on the Future Dorset website
The Family Information Directory is full of activities for this half term
We're encouraging the development of more homes in our area
May is National Walking Month so put on your walking shoes and head out!
Find the latest updates on surface dressing, and see if your road is on the list