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Argyll & Bute Council News Roundup

Argyll & Bute Council news round-up 22 August 2014

Welcome to the council’s latest news round-up, bringing you information on council news and services.  If you have any suggestions on what you would like to read about, please do let us know:

Focus on –services on-line

Request it, report it, pay it, book it – there’s a lot you can do on our website!

Request it: you can check your council tax balance, find out about council tax discounts, order a wheelie bin and make various other service requests.

Report it: here for example you can find and comment on planning applications, report an abandoned vehicle, apply for a skip permit or make a complaint.

Pay it: you can make a range of payments on-line, from council tax or parking tickets, to archive searches if you’re looking into your family history.

Book it: from community centres to mini buses, you’ll find information here on what you can book on-line.

Other on-line options include applying for a job, getting information on bus, train, air and ferry timetables, and finding bin collection times – is always worth a visit!

Did you know?

E-book service available: Get the most out of your library service, wherever you live in Argyll and Bute with our E-book service. You can read eBooks from the library by downloading the app which is available for every major desktop and mobile platform, including Windows, Mac, iPad, iPhone, Android phones and tablets, Kindle Fire tablet, NOOK, Windows 8 PC and tablet, and Windows Phone


There are no open consultations just now.

News from the council

Oban Regeneration update: Planning permission is now in place for public realm and new north pier facility.

Draft parking policy agreed: This new policy aims to ensure consistency in regard to parking policy across Argyll and Bute, while recognising the specific needs of our different areas.

Referendum voting registration deadline: The deadline for registering to vote in time for the referendum is Tuesday 2nd September.



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