May Day Bank Holiday - our offices are closed

Council offices and contact centres are closed on Saturday 29 April and Monday 1 May. We're open again on Tuesday 2 May. Bins will be collected as normal on Bank Holiday Monday.

Do it online

We're making more and more services available online.

Debit Card

Pay your bills

You can set up Direct Debits or pay for some council bills online. Bills such as Council Tax, rent and business rates can all be paid online with a credit or debit card.

Lamposts Report a problem

The easiest way to report problems is from this website. You can let us know about missed bins, faulty street lights, graffiti, litter and other problems easily online.

children writingApply for a school place

Parents with children who are about to start school for the first time, or whose children will be moving to a new school can apply online.

Badmington manLeisure bookings

Sandwell Leisure Trust members can book badminton, squash and sunbeds online up to seven days in advance.

BooksLibrary loans

If you're a library member you can renew loans, reserve items and use our online resources. Non-members can search Sandwell Libraries' Catalogue online the internet.

Magnifying glassApply for a job

You can view current job vacancies, read Job Descriptions, Personnel Specifications and apply online.

Compass and protractorPlanning applications

Our online planning system contains planning, building and property information. You can search and view properties and property history details as well as review and comment on current planning applications.

A HouseHousing services

Find out how to join the housing register, get help finding a home, report a repair, pay your rent and find a lot of useful information and advice.

Stack of paperFind out about council decisions

Find out who sits on which committees, any decisions or declarations they have made, examine agendas and minutes of meetings and find out how to contact members of the council.

Hand holding penContact your local councillor

You can find out who your local councillor is and link through to further information including contact details and surgery times.

Ballot Box Register to vote

If you're not on the electoral register, you can now register to vote online.