MyAccount is the best way to use council services. 

Registering for an account is easy and takes just a couple of minutes - all you need to get started is an email address.

We're asking you to do this to save time and money when contacting us as part of The Deal.

What services can I access?

By registering for MyAccount you will be able to securely access the following range of council services:

  • Council Tax - View your details, set up a direct debit, make payments, apply for discounts and amend address details online
  • Housing Benefit - Make a Housing Benefit or free school meals application and complete a change of circumstances online
  • Housing rents - Wigan Council tenants will move over from the current My Council service to view rent statements and make payments
  • Report environmental problems - report a wide range of issues within the borough (see full list of what you can report or download the Report It app for your phone)
  • Registrar services - Booking appointments to register a birth, death, marriage, civil  partnership and booking wedding and other ceremonies.

Coming soon:

  • Book and pay for a bulky waste collection
  • Apply for the Wigan Council housing register
  • Book and pay for a pest control visit

For further information about MyAccount or if you experience any problems see our frequently asked questions.

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