Information for new Southampton residents

New Residents

Information for new Southampton residents

Arriving on this page means you’re probably new to Southampton. If that’s the case, welcome to the city!

This page is a checklist of things you need to do as a new resident of Southampton. Each link will open in a new tab so the list remains open for you.

Southampton is a vibrant and well-connected city, proud of its diverse community and boasting world-class shopping and entertainment, beautiful parks to explore, a rich history to discover and so much more. We’re here to help you make the most of the city you now call home.

1 Council Tax SHOW

2 Bins and recycling SHOW

3 Voting and elections SHOW

4 Other council services SHOW

5 Utilities SHOW

6 Getting the most out of Southampton SHOW

7 Keep up to date SHOW


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