We are responsible for issuing hackney carriage vehicle licences.
The Handihelp Service subsides small repairs and jobs around your house for those living in Sedgemoor, Taunton Deane and West Somerset
Compliments, suggestions and complaints process.
We deal with all aspects of Health and Safety in lower risk workplaces.
We enforce health and safety law in lower risk premises throughout Taunton Deane.
TDBC and WSC are members of the Somerset Health and Wellbeing Board. We support the countywide Health and Wellbeing Strategy for Somerset 2013-2018, which seeks to improve the health and wellbeing of the residents, especially those communities with poorer health and quality of life.
Hedgerows in Taunton Deane.
Under the High Hedges legislation, which is in Part 8 of the Anti-social Behaviour Act 2003, it is now possible to make a formal complaint to the council about certain hedges.
High Street Car Park
Hinkley Point C Housing Fund Strategy
New nuclear development at Hinkley Point C.
Find out about the History and Tradition of the Mayor of Taunton Deane here.
Land belonging to Taunton Deane Borough Council can be hired depending on our approval and the organiser signing a permit.
If you intend to hold a street party you need to notify the Council. Any one can apply to hold a small private street party or community event.
We are responsible for licensing business owners who provide accommodation for other peoples cats and dogs within their own home as a home boarding establishments in Taunton Deane.
If you are single or a couple aged between 16-24 with no dependent children then further assistance is available at Young People Somerset, Belvedere Trading Estate, Taunton.
Homelessness Reduction Act seeks to prevent and relief homelessness
We are responsible for issuing house to house collection permits for people who want to collect money or property, door to door, from houses or businesses.
We work with community, partners and stakeholders to meet and improve the local housing and health and wellbeing needs of the local population.
Information about Housing Benefit - who can get it and how we work it out
Information about Housing Benefit and Council Tax Support.
Information on Housing Benefit overpayments, how they occur and how and when we will recover them
As a local authority, we regularly assess housing need. In order to do this, the Housing Enabling team undertake Housing Needs Surveys on behalf of Parish Councils, Developers, etc.
The housing options service offers a free and confidential service to homeless or potentially homeless people.
Report a housing repair on your council property
Private landlord, tenant or owner advice and support for Sedgemoor, Taunton Deane and West Somerset for housing standards and disabled adaptations
Providing the right type of housing whilst providing the right health solutions and supporting the local economy are the themes of the Somerset Strategic Housing Framework 2018-2022
Information on how to become a councillor can be found here.
Find out how much Council Tax you have to pay in Taunton Deane
Currently all vacancies advertised for the Council require the completion of an application form.
If you would like to make comments to planning application, easiest way is to do it from here.
We are responsible for authorising public demonstrations or stage performances of hypnosis.