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.
Help to get online through our TechMates service, guidance on helping others, library support and more.
For Council Tax purposes, tell us if you change your address, if someone dies, if your bill date is wrong and more.
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.
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.
We're asking all businesses to sign up to The Deal for Business and embrace our ambitions for a prosperous and competitive Wigan.
Wigan Council have put together a draft Deal for Children and Young People.
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.
If you wish to place a trade display on the public highway you must have a valid licence.
You need a license to sell food and drink, display goods or have temporary furniture outside a restaurant or cafe.
Disposing of waste from shops, factories, offices or any other trade or business.
Information for consumers on underage sales, counterfeit goods, illegal tobacco and unroadworthy cars and tyres.
The Good Trader scheme, consumer advice, underage sales, counterfeit goods and more.
TROs enable us to regulate parking and vehicle movements to help businesses and residents.
Flexible learning, courses and training for all ages to help you build your skills.
Take a look at our range of training courses for volunteers.
Walking, cycling and journey planning around Wigan Borough.
How to report an unauthorised encampment and what the council can do.
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.