Planning Enquiries - Update
We are at the moment experiencing high workloads as we go through service transformation with our colleagues at Babergh. We remain committed to delivering our Duty Officer Service but need to temporarily reduce the hours we can offer that service...Read more »
Looking for Cheaper Energy Bills?
Suffolk local authorities, including Mid Suffolk District Council have launched the Suffolk Big Community Switch Scheme aiming to help residents cut their energy bills by bulk buying. More than 50 councils across the country are participating in this scheme.Read more »
The Money Advice Service
For Free Unbiased and Independant Advice.Read more »
The Big Lunch 2013 - Get Involved
You may wish to hold a street party with your neighbours just to get to know them better or to celebrate an event such as the Big Lunch.Read more »
Do you receive Housing Benefit? Do you have unoccupied bedrooms? Government changes are set to come in which could affect the amount of Housing Benefit you get.Find out about these changes
Suffolk County Council Elections
Elections for Suffolk County Councillors took place on 2nd May 2013. Councillors will represent their division for the next 4 years.Find out more.
You and your Council Tax
The 2013 - 2014 Council Tax bills are being sent out. You can find out more here, and pay for it online.Read more.
A special event is being held in Lavenham on Friday 31 May* to acknowledge the achievements of communities who have devised localised emergency plans and hear from some top speakers who will talk about the importance of being prepared.Read more
Babergh & Mid Suffolk District Councils are urging people to vote for the candidates campaigning to join the Councils’ Joint Housing Board.Read more
A pub manager in Needham Market has had to pay fines of £1000 and over £1070 in costs by Bury St Edmunds Magistrates’ Court after being caught trading outside of licensed hours by Mid Suffolk District Council.Read more
The world can be a dangerous place and recent incidents like the Boston Marathon bombing, the Texas Fertiliser Plant fire, and the Denbigh evacuation after firework attacks, have highlighted this.Read more