[Skip Navigation] Home Page Newsroom Site Map Help Complaints Terms and Conditions Feedback Form Access Key Details


A woman taking part in a consultation.

We carry out various consultations, petitions and surveys throughout the year.

This provides people with the opportunity to have a greater say in what happens in their area and to be more active in decision making.

We carefully consider what you say when we consult you and use this, along with other information, to help us make decisions.

All council consultations are listed on our online consultation system. Here you can register your interest in consultations, view and download documents, take part in online surveys and discussions as well as find out the outcome of consultations. 

Our online consultation system is designed to encourage more people to take part in consultations. Consultation information will still be available in other formats and at council offices as we know that not everyone has access to the internet.

Consultation and engagement

Consultation is an important part of the decision making process. It lets us know what you think abo ...

Consultation and engagement policies

We have effective policies and procedures in place to support consultation and engagement.

Consultation opportunities

We have a number of regular consultation opportunities including Viewpoint citizens panel the budget ...

Friends groups

Friends groups have a say in how the local environment is managed.

How we engage with you

There are a number of ways you can get involved in the decisions affecting your local area.

Local Healthwatch

Healthwatch will be listening to and engaging with people who use Health and Social Care Services in ...


The council and its partners recognise the need to help citizens communicate their needs and concern ...

Find my nearest services

Stay informed

Stay informed and have your say with our social media channels and news feeds...

Find out more