A to Z of Council Services

Basic bank account

Advice about opening a basic bank account, available to everyone - including those with previous or existing debt problems.

More about... Basic bank account

Benefit cap

Explanation of the benefit cap and how it may affect you.

More about... Benefit Cap

Benefit fraud

More about... Report suspected benefit fraud

Benefit rates

See the benefit rates card to help you work out if you can get help with means tested benefit.

More about... Benefit rates card

Benefits advice

We can guide you through the maze of benefits that are available and ensure that your claim has the best possible chance of success.

More about... Benefits advice


More about... Bins

Bitterne Library

More about... Bitterne Library

Blue Badge parking

Apply for a Blue Badge as an individual passenger or driver. The council administers the scheme on behalf of the Department for Transport.

More about... Blue Badge parking


Report neighbourhood nuisances such as noise, smoke, odour, light and dust.

More about... Report neighbourhood nuisances

Book of Remembrance

Online Southampton book of remembrance.

More about... online book of remembrance

Books on prescription

The books on prescription service helps people cope with their health problems by providing access to self-help books and related information.

More about... Books on Prescription


More about... Southampton and Brexit

Brownfield Land Register

Register for Brownfield Land in Southampton

More about... Brownfield Land Register

Building control

Building control is delivered through a partnership between Southampton and Eastleigh councils.

More about... Building Control Services

Bulky waste collection

The bulky waste collection service is for getting rid of large household items which can't be disposed of through domestic waste collections.

More about... Bulky Waste Collection

Burgess Road Library

More about... Burgess Road Library

Bus lane enforcement

Information about the bus lane enforcement.

More about... Bus lane enforcement

Bus pass

SmartCities card information about bus passes.

More about... SmartCities card

Business advice

We help businesses comply with legislation and to trade fairly.

More about... Business advice

Business rates

More about... Ways to pay your business rates

Business rates - FOI requests

More about... Business rates - FOI requests

Business waste

We provide a flexible, environmentally friendly, competitively priced, easy to use all inclusive commercial waste collection service.

More about... Commercial waste


More about... Byelaws

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