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Here is a list of some of the most popular things you can apply for.


Allotments are a great way of keeping fit as well as giving you the chance to meet new friends and grow fresh produce!

Benefits & help

Find out about Council Tax Support, Housing Benefit, Universal Credit and other financial support.

Blue Badge disabled parking

Here's some information on Blue Badges how to use them - including the free extra hour we offer to badge holders and a link to apply for one

Book an event in our Public Open Spaces

If you want to plan and book an event in our public open spaces, no matter the size of your event we can support you to do it.

Bromsgrove Market

Bromsgrove Market takes place in the High Street every Tuesday, Friday and Saturday. You can also find out how to start running a market stall here too.

Building control regulations and advice

If you are considering building or altering a property we have a complete Building Control service, from pre-application advice through to inspection certification.

BURT community transport

BURT is a door-to-door community transport service for residents of the district who can't use public transport.

Bus Passes and Concessionary Fares

Here is full information on concessionary travel passes from Worcestershire County Council.

Business Waste

For all your business waste requirements from a few small bags to multiple large wheeled containers, we're local, flexible, and for you.

Caravan and Mobile Homes

Information regarding Caravan and Mobile Homes

Community Grants Scheme 2021-22

Information page regarding Community Grants Scheme. This scheme is open to support projects up to £5000. The closing date is 5pm on Friday 18 June 2021.

Council Tax Support

You may be able to get support with Council Tax if you or someone who lives with you are on a low income or disabled

COVID-19 help for businesses and self-employed

Measures to support businesses during the outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Disabled Facilities Grants

If you're a homeowner you may be able to get help to pay for essential adaptations to your home if you or someone who lives with you has a disability.

Discounts and exemptions

Find out more about Council Tax discounts and exemptions including how to apply for and cancel a Single Persons Discount

Electoral register

Get on the electoral register (sometimes called the electoral roll), or update your name or address details, here.

Equality Small Grants Scheme 2021-22

Voluntary, charitable and community groups in Bromsgrove District are being invited to bid for up to £750 for local projects. The closing date is midday on Wednesday 9 June 2021.

Free School Meals

Information regarding applying for free school meals

Freedom of Information

You can find everything about the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act and making FOI requests here.

Garden waste service

Everything you need to know about our garden waste service

Grants & funding

Find out more about grant and funding help and support for your organisation or business here

Assisted bin collections

If you struggle with getting your bins kerbside we may be able to help. See if you meet the criteria for this service

Jobs & volunteering

This is place to find out more about volunteering and jobs with us.

Join the Friends of Sanders Park

If you want to have a say in the running of Sanders Park, why not join the Friends of Sanders Park?

Landlords Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMOs)

Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMOs) - the requirements


Pages about licenses and permits you may need for your new business.

Litter and dog bins

If a litter bin is full or damaged, or you think a new bin is needed somewhere, tell us here.

Managing your trees

Many trees are protected by law. Find out what you need to do before you can carry out any work on them here, together with information on high hedge complaints.

Parking - resident and visitor permits

Some roads have parking schemes to improve parking for residents and visitors. On these roads, parking is limited without a permit.

Planning permission

Normally if you wish to develop land or buildings you will have to apply to us for planning permission. You can find out about our pre-application service and fees and how to submit your application here

Property and Land sales

If you want to apply to buy a small piece of land you can find out how to apply here

Request new or replacement bin

If you have lost your grey or green bin or it is damaged, you can request a replacement here.

School admissions

All you need to know about school admissions

Septic tanks and cesspool emptying

If you have a septic tank, cesspit or cesspool we can empty it for you at low cost.


If you have difficulty walking you can register to use our equipment to help you get around Bromsgrove town centre.

Special parking dispensation

If you need to park in an enforced area, you can apply for a special parking dispensation from us.

Sponsor a roundabout

Are you looking for a new way to promote your business? Sponsor our roundabouts to advertise to up to 20,000 passing vehicles a day for as little as £2,400 a year.

Street naming and numbering

You can change or get a new postcode, street name or number here.

Tax, funding & finance

Pages about tax, funding & finance

Temporary Event Notices

Planning an event that includes licensable activities on unlicensed premises? Notify us at least 10 working days before your event.

Temporary Footpath and Road Closures

Here are details of Temporary Road and Footpath closures and our application process to apply for a closure

NHS Covid 19 Test and Trace Self Isolation Support Payment

A new support package for those who need to self isolate because of Covid 19 has been made available from 28th September 2020