Stroud District Council

Frequently Asked Questions

FAQ

The FAQ section contains a wealth of information that we have built up over the years as we have handled enquiries. If you have a specific query then a quick search through the FAQ may well provide you with an answer.

You can search FAQs by looking at the listings under each council service below.

Have we missed something and don't have an answer to your query - then please let us know




Abandoned Vehicles
Absent voting
Active Sports
Adoption
Advertisement applications
Affordable Housing
Agendas, Reports & Minutes
Air pollution
Allotments
Amendments to planning permissions
Animal rights and welfare
Archaeology
Archives
Area Youth Games
Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB)
Arts - Grants and Policies
Arts and Crafts
Asbestos
Assley and Hareley Commons
Benefits
Benefits - Appealing Against a Benefits Decision
Benefits - Council Tax Second Adult Rebate
Benefits - Help with your rent
Benefits - Housing Benefit Information for Landlords
Benefits - Overpayments
Benefits fraud
Blue Badge Scheme
Bonfires
Building notice application
Burials
Bus Services
Business Planning and Performance Management
Business Rates
Bylaws
Car Park Fines
Car Parks
Care and Repair
Care Services
Careline
CCTV - Stroud & Dursley operating procedures
Census
Child Protection
Childline
Community Safety
Compliance
Concessionary fares
Conservation
Contaminated Land
Copies of planning documents
Core Strategy
Coroners
Council
Council Housing - Adaptations
Council Housing - Planned Maintenance
Council Meetings
Council Tax
Councillors
Courses - Sports
Courses and Evening Classes
Debtors Payments
Dental Surgeries
Department for Education and Skills
Development Control Committee
Disabled Persons Grants for House Adaptation
Doctors
Dog Warden Service
Drainage
Dursley Pool
Dursley Sports Centre
Dursley Woodlands/Uley Bury/Cam Peak
Eco-Management and Audit Scheme
Education in Gloucestershire
Elections
Electoral Registration
Emergency Planning
Empty Properties
Entertainment Licences
Environmental Advice for Business
Estate Management
Ethnic Minorities
External Publications
Farmers Market
Festivals
Fire & Rescue Service
Flooding
Fly Tipping / Dumped Rubbish
Food Safety
Footpath Orders
Fringe Festival
Full plans application
Gaming licences
Genealogy
General publicity
Get it Sorted - Gloucestershire Waste Campaign
Gloucestershire College - Gloscol
Gloucestershire Health Authority
Gloucestershire Police
Gloucestershire Police Authority
Grants - Sports
Grants - Voluntary Bodies
Grass Cutting
Grounds Maintenance - Trees
GUiDE - Gloucestershire's Health, Social Care and Disability Information Service
Health & Safety at Work
Health and Fitness Tours
Hedges
Highways Maintenance
Hobbies
Homelessness
Hospitals
House Name Changes
Housing Advice - General
Housing Grants
Housing Standards including Overcrowding
Job Centres
Leaseholder Enquiries (not payments)
Leisure Services
Licensing - Environmental Health
Licensing Act 2003
Listed buildings
Litter Bins
Litter/Sweeping
Local Education Authority (LEA)
Local Land Charges
Local Services
Lone parents
Maidenhill Recreation Centre
Market Towns and Rural Regeneration
Markets
Mortgages
Museum
National Blood Service
National Health Service (NHS)
Need for planning permission
News Releases
OFSTED (Office for Standards in Education )
Old Town Hall Meeting Room hire
Older People - Social Services
Opening Hours
Parents Centre
Park and Ride Schemes
Pedestrian crossings
Pest Control
Pharmacies
Pharmacies - Out of Hours
Photographic Library
Planning administration
Planning appeals
Planning applications
Planning enforcement
Planning enquiries
Planning Policy - Advice to public
Planning press lists
Play Areas
Playschemes
Pollen Research Unit
Pollution - Noise
Press Enquiries
Property for sale
Property Management
Property to let
Public computers in libraries
Radar Key
Radon
Recycling - Bring Sites
Recycling - Compost Bins
Recycling - Kerbside
Refuse Collection - Commercial
Refuse Collection - Dead Animals
Refuse Collection - Household
Refuse Collection - Large Household items
Refuse Collection - Litter / Dog bins
Register Offices
Rent - Council Properties
Repairs - Council Tenants
Respite Care
Right Balance Diet and Fitness Club
Road Closures
RSPCA - Animal Welfare
Sale of Council Houses
School Transport
Scrutiny Committee
Scrutiny Inquires and development
Selsley Common
Social Services
Sports Development
Statement of Accounts
Stratford Park Leisure Centre
Street Collections
Street Lighting
Subscription Rooms
Supporting the Community Strategy and Local Strategic Partnership
Syringes/ Needles (Hypodermic)
Technical help - Building Control
The Key
Thomas Keble Leisure Centre
Toilets/Public Conveniences
Tourist Information Centre
Trading Standards
Traffic
Traffic Signals
Trains
Transport for people with disabilities
Trees - Planning
Truancy
Twinning
Vacancies
Valuation Office
Venue Fitness Suite
Walking in the District
Wotton Sports Centre