Providing support where learning and/or behaviour of a child are a concern and may have an effect on their achievement.
We work with children and young people aged 8-18 (and up to 25 if you have a disability) if they're experiencing difficulties..
Tips on what to think about before getting a tattoo and find registered tattoo premises in the borough.
Licensing and permits for taxis and private hire vehicles.
Information and advice to help new teachers complete the Newly Qualified Teacher (NQT) induction year.
To celebrate Digitober 2023, Wigan Council are hosting an event at Wigan Library on Saturday 14th October between 10:30 and 13:30.
Help to get online through our TechMates service, guidance on helping others, library support and more.
Tell us about an event you are organising in the borough.
When someone has died, we can help you tell the services at the council who need to know.
If you want to hold an ad-hoc event you must give us a Temporary Event Notice (TEN) at least 10 working days before the event.
Providing council tenants with a reference if they are moving home.
Tenancy information and advice on finding a home, applying for the housing register, reporting repairs and more.
Robin Park Tennis Centre offers coaching, competition, team tennis, beginner and advanced classes, social evenings and fitness classes.
What to do in a terrorist attack, identifying suspicious behaviour / package and how to help prevent terrorism
The Deal is an informal agreement between the council and everyone who lives or works here to work together to create a better borough.
The council's strategy for 2020-2030.
Sign up to the deal for business, find out how we can support you and access the online business directory
Wigan Council have put together a draft Deal for Children and Young People.
Residents and communities working together to improve the lives of people from all areas of the borough.
Activities and things to do for young people across Wigan borough.
See our plans for regenerating Wigan, Leigh and Ashton town centres.
Regeneration and economic development initiatives and support for the local business in tackling issues in town centres.
Learn about what the Wigan and Angers twinning does and how you can get involved.
Disposing of waste from shops, factories, offices or any other trade or business.
The Good Trader scheme, consumer advice, underage sales, counterfeit goods and more.
Flexible learning, courses and training for all ages to help you build your skills.
Walking, cycling and journey planning around Wigan Borough.
Bus/travel passes, services and access to facilities to help older people and those with disabilities to get out and about.
How to report an unauthorised encampment and what the council can do.
Information about conservation areas, listed buildings, trees and woodlands and how to deal with high hedges.
This steam engine is one of the largest and finest working examples of its type, visit us on Steam Sundays to see it in action.
Fostering options including short break care, remand, respite, step up and step down.