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Durham County Council

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A to Z


On our A to Z you will find an alphabetical list of the services and information we offer, as well as some information about key partner organisations. Please click on the letters below to see what options are available.

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
  • Hate crimes and incidents

    This page gives information on hate crimes and identifies where you can go for help, support and how you can report it.

  • Help to put your bin out

    If you're experiencing difficulties in putting your bin out and don't have anyone who can help you, apply for our assisted bin collection service.

  • Highways

    Highways, roads and pavement information including roadworks, improvements schemes, gritting and maintenance, potholes, street lighting, road safety and MOT testing.

  • HIV - support for people with

    Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) once diagnosed, should not be underestimated. However, most people living with HIV can expect to experience good health for many years. If you are living with HIV, it can be helpful to talk to someone who is trained to recognise the personal, emotional and social issues involved.

  • Holiday dates and term times - schools

    Find details of school holidays and additional teacher training days.

  • Homelessness advice and support

    If housing is a problem for you, it's important that you seek advice and support as soon as possible. We have developed a range of services to help you find and keep a home.

  • Housing

    Housing information, including finding a home to rent, council housing and housing associations, homelessness, housing benefit and improvements to your home.

  • Housing associations

    Housing associations are now known as registered providers. Registered providers are independent housing organisations registered with the Homes and Communities Agency under the Housing Act 1996.