A to Z of services

Commercial properties for let

We have a variety of shops, offices and workshops in neighbourhood centres around the town available for let. Further information

Planning guide

Thinking of building an extension, or renovating your home? You may need planning permission - read our guide to find out more.


We have three play centres – at Bandley Hill, Pin Green and St Nicholas. Find out about our free, adult supervised, open access play.

Rubbish and Recycling

Find out if your next collection is for recycling or rubbish, as well as changes to your scheduled collection.


Customer service centre

Our Customer Service Centre in Danestrete is your first point of contact for council services. Friendly and helpful customer service advisers can provide information and advice. You can contact them by telephone or visit in person.


Your Councillors

Councillors are elected by the local community and are there to represent your views. We have 39 councillors, representing our 13 wards.



Help us improve

We value your feedback on the services we provide. Let us know what you think.

Corporate Peer Challenge

The Local Government Association carried out a corporate peer challenge of the council during October 2013. More information

Fairlands Valley Park

The green jewel in Stevenage’s crown, Fairlands Valley Park is 120 acres of parkland in the heart of the town.


Food Hygiene Ratings

Check out your favourite restaurant's hygiene rating. More information


We have garages available for rent across the town.  Whether for your car, or additional household storage - contact us to see if we can help.

Commercial properties for let

We have a variety of shops, offices and workshops in neighbourhood centres around the town available for let. Further information

Wildlife themed treasure hunt

Bring the family along to the Town Centre Gardens on Wednesday 16 April for a wildlife themed treasure hunt. More information


Revised refuse and recycling collections

Revised refuse and recycling collections for Stevenage residents 18 to 26 April 2014. More information

Local Authority Mortgage Scheme

We are working with Leeds Building Society and Lloyds Bank to help first-time buyers.... More information

Missed your refuse / recycling collection...

...sign up for free refuse and recycling collection reminders. Sign-up here


Open spaces and sports facilities

If you live in or around the Stevenage area, we are interested in your views whether or not you use the facilities or take part in sporting activities. Take the survey and enter your name into a prize draw. More information

Animal Licensing Consultation

We are consulting on our revised conditions for the keeping of animals in licensed premises. More information


Council meetings

Details of upcoming meetings and what's on the agenda - why not join the debate?


Readers Panel

We ask volunteers to look at different publications throughout the year and tell us if they are easy to read, clear, good quality and well designed.

Tell us what you think

Every year the Council takes a look at some of the services it runs or looks at issues of local interest. More information


For information about your council tenancy, repairs, housing advice, homelessness, right to buy, leaseholder services, joining the housing register, supported housing and private sector housing visit our housing pages

Diversity Calendar

Diversity-Calendar-2014Stevenage Borough Council has produced a Diversity Calendar for 2014 in partnership with Diversiton. More Information


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