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Find council owned and managed parking.

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Parking permits

Apply for a parking permit. Parking permits are required to park during restricted hours in residents parking zones. Find your zone number and when restrictions apply

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Southampton has a wealth of parks and green open spaces from the award winning Grade II listed central parks located in the city centre to the wilder open spaces of Southampton Common and the Greenways.

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Pay my rent

More About... Paying your rent

Pay the council

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Paying back an overpayment

Ways you can repay a Housing Benefit overpayment

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Paying for residential care fees

More About... Paying for residential care

Online Services

PayPoint payment card

You can use your PayPoint card to pay at any Post Office or shop displaying the PayPoint sign.

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People's Panel

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Pest Control

We offer services to deal with rodents, insects and bird pests for both residential and commercial customers.

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Pitch and Putt

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Planning applications and decisions

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Planning permission

Apply for planning permission

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Political composition of the council

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More About... Industrial pollution


More About... Pothole and road problems

Online Services

Potting Shed

Potting Shed allotments newsletter

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Prepaid cards

Information for clients who use the council's prepaid cards, supplied by our partner, allpay.

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Nursery Education Funding is available for nursery and pre-school places usually from the term after your child turns three, although some funding is available for places for two year olds who meet the criteria.

More About... Pre-Schools

Privacy policy

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Public Health

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Public Rights of Way

We are responsible for maintaining and improving the public rights of way network to make it accessible and enjoyable for both residents and visitors.

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Public transport

Southampton has an excellent range of public transport options.

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