Checking your application and providing site inspections.
Neighbourhood plan and forum for Abram Ward.
Admission arrangements for academy, foundation and free schools in the borough.
Accessibility requirements that development proposals must meet for all buildings and structures.
Information for people with disabilities including disabled-friendly venues and RADAR, the national key scheme for the use of locked public toilets.
Information on the records we keep and how you can arrange to see your records if you want to.
Information about accidents at work and how to report them.
A private street is one which is not maintained by the council. They may be adopted by the council if they are in good repair.
Finding families, supporting children and recruiting parents for children that need adoption.
Report abuse of a vulnerable adult or find out about what the council is doing to protect adults.
Help and support for those with care needs and how much you might have to pay for care services.
It is required to advertise applications for premises licences or club premises certificates at the premises and in a local newspaper.
Working together with Wigan and Leigh Homes, we have so far built 100 new council houses in Wigan Borough. Another 70 homes will be built by 2015.
Access information and documents relating to the council's decision making processes, find out about forthcoming council meetings and decisions, and obtain details for your local political representatives.
Report offensive smells from residential properties, industrial premises and farming practises.
How to report industrial air pollution issues to us.
Reducing air pollution by encouraging cleaner ways to travel and investigating complaints of air pollution - report air quality.
How to access a confidential service for anyone concerned about their own or someone else's drinking or drug problem.
Report a faulty lock or get new keys for your alley gate.
Complementary and home education, support for pupils and parents, and online learning.
Registrations, licenses and permits relating to the keeping of animals, breeding animals and other animal-related licenses.
The council's strategy for preventing fraud, bribery and corruption.
What is anti-social behaviour and how do you report it?
You can appeal against the valuation band your property has been placed in or the amount of Council Tax you have to pay.
Appeal a decision we have made about Housing Benefit or Council Tax Reduction.
Work out if you will qualify for help with your rent and/or Council Tax and make an application.
Make applications online.
Forms to complete to apply to join the housing register to get a council or Housing Association property in the Wigan Borough.
The benefits of undertaking an apprenticeship and help and support for recruiting apprentices.
The following is a list of upcoming collections / fundraising to be conducted within the Wigan Borough, and which have been approved or agreed by the Council's Trading Standards Licensing Section
Premises approved for weddings and civil partnership ceremonies in Wigan and Leigh.
Find out about all our accessing our collections and take a look back in history.
Find out what help you can get for housing, health, leisure and jobs as well as information about WW1 centenary, events and medals.
The action we will take to recover Council Tax arrears.
Information about arts and festivals in the borough.
Information about asbestos and who is at risk from exposure to it.
This is your chance to ask Wigan Council cabinet members direct questions about their work and the services they are responsible for – and to get direct answers from them.
Local groups have a right to nominate a building or other land as an asset of community value.
Arrange for help moving your bins if you have problems doing so.
For face-to-face information, help and advice about council services. Atherton Health Centre, Nelson Street, Atherton, Manchester, M46 0LE.
Information for parents - How to get help and support for families of children with a diagnosis of Autistic Spectrum Condition (ASC).
Information for professionals - referring children with a diagnosis of Autistic Spectrum Condition and available training.