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Annual canvass of electors 2023

Our annual canvass of electors is underway – ensuring everyone eligible to vote across our districts can have their say in any forthcoming elections or referendums.

Voting in person - Neighbourhood Planning Referendums

Following the introduction of the UK Government requirement (May 2023), voters will need to show photo ID when voting in person in the upcoming Neighbourhood Planning referendums (NPR).

Supporting Ukrainian refugees

This webpage provides information for residents in Suffolk about how they can provide support to Ukrainian refugees.

Our achievements highlighted in new reports

Millions of pounds of investment, action to combat climate change, and support for thousands of residents and businesses are amongst our achievements captured in two reports published this week.

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Ready, Steady, Rent! sessions to help break the cycle of homelessness

Dozens of people in temporary accommodation in Babergh and Mid Suffolk will be helped to break the cycle of homelessness thanks to a new training scheme.

Free net zero advice for Suffolk businesses and organisations

Community and environment charity Groundwork East has partnered with Babergh and Mid Suffolk District Councils, along with the county’s other local authorities, to deliver free and impartial expert advice to help businesses and organisations save energy, reduce their emissions and establish tailored decarbonisation plans.

Councils help to tackle loneliness for older residents

Babergh and Mid Suffolk District Councils are joining forces with local groups to help tackle loneliness for older residents, by bringing generations together for free sing-alongs, games and fun.

Councils bring local organisations and residents together to inspire climate action

Residents can find out more about the climate action they can take within their communities at community roadshow events next month.