A to Z of Council Services

Reading groups

Including a list of books for 2017.

More about... Reading groups


More about... Recycling Centre


More about... Bins

Register Office

Register births and deaths, plus information on marriage, civil partnerships and nationality checking.

More about... Southampton Register Office

Register to vote

More about... Register to vote

Registering births and deaths

More about... Register a birth

Also see

Renew a library item

More about... Renew your item

Rent - council tenants

More about... Pay your rent


We have constructed a comprehensive guide on helping you to find a home or rent a room out.

More about... Renting

Repair issues in your private rented home

More about... Repair issues in your private rented home

Report an issue with your rented home

More about... Report an issue with your rented home

Resident and visitor permits

A permit is required to park in residents permit zones during restricted hours. Please read these pages carefully so that you do not get a parking ticket.

More about... Resident & visitor permits

Residential care homes

More about... Residential care homes

Right to Buy

The right to buy is a government scheme that allows council tenants to buy their council rented home at a lower price than the full market value.

More about... Right to Buy

Riverside Park

More about... Riverside Park


More about... Roadworks and congestion maps


We supply different bins/boxes and sacks for different types of rubbish, recycling and garden waste.

More about... Rubbish and bins

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