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Safety and demolitions
If you want to demolish a building, you'll need to let us know.
Safety, regulations & immigration
If you are an existing business and want to know more about Safety, regulations & immigration this is the place for you
Sailing
Find out all about sailing on Arrow Valley Lake here, from Redditch Sailing Club.
Salaries & Council Employee Pay Policy Statement
Providing details of the salaries paid to senior management and employees
Save me money
You might be surprised at how much money you could save with these simple tips.
Saving water
Water is precious and often taken for granted, and it makes sense to get into the habit of reducing your water usage.
Saving water
Water is precious and often taken for granted, and it makes sense to get into the habit of reducing your water usage.
Schedule of Charges
Here are the charges we will make for providing information under the above legislation are set out below. They reflect current statutory requirements and guidance.
Search planning enforcement cases
Search here for planning enforcement and other planning cases.
Securing your home
Here are our guides for professional advice on how to improve your home security.
Septic tanks and cesspool emptying
If you have a septic tank, cesspit or cesspool we can empty it for you at low cost.
Septic tanks and cesspool emptying -The legislation
Here is the Public Health Act 1936 from legislation.gov.uk
Services at Redditch Crematorium
Redditch Crematorium exists to serve the bereaved. It is available for everyone to use.
Sex shop and cinema licence
If you want to run a sex shop or venue where you show explicit films to members of the public you may need a license from us.
Sh’bam
Sh’bam is a fun, easy to follow 45 minute dance class.
Shared Services
Redditch Borough Council has decided to share the running of its services for the residents, businesses and visitors to Redditch.
Shopmobility
If you have difficulty walking you can register to use our FREE equipment to help you get around Redditch town centre.
Showing films in public
You need a ‘non-theatrical’ film licence to show films and TV programmes in public (but not in a cinema). Here's info from GOV.UK.
Skate parks
Like skating? There are two skate parks in Redditch for you to use.
Skills, training & apprenticeships
Improve your skills with training or an apprenticeship
Sling hire
If you want to try out a baby sling to carry your new baby, we'll hire them to you free of charge.
Small business rate relief
Could your small businesses be paying less tax through a discount on your business rates?
Small lotteries
If you are running a lottery or raffle to raise funds for sporting, charitable or benevolent purposes you may have to register it with us.
Solve common heating problems
You can easily correct low boiler pressure and patchy heat from radiators - here's how.
Special needs adaptions
If you need to make changes to your home to help you continue to live independently, we can help.
Speech and language
Questions, concerns or worries about your child's speech and language development? Come to one of our drop-in sessions!
Sportivate
Want to increase membership of your sporting club? Start a new club? Need investment? Sportivate might be the answer.
Sports and activities
Sports and activity choices and prices
Sports Development
Contact Sports Development
Sports ground safety
If you need to have the safety of your sports ground checked, we can help.
Squash or racketball
We have 3 squash or racketball courts you can book at Kingsley Sports Centre.
Start a market stall or street trade
Market stalls and street trading have lower overheads and you can be very flexible in how you run your business.
Starting a business
If you are thinking of starting a business, we've got lots of support for you from staff training and licenses to premises. Find out more here!
Starting a food business
You must register your business, and we can help you in various ways. Find out more here from Worcestershire Regulatory Services.
Starting work and arranging the first inspection
With the necessary planning permission, you can start when you have received acceptance from us.
Starting work and arranging the first inspection
With the necessary planning permission, you can start when you have received approval from us.
Statement of Community Involvement
Our Statement of Community Involvement sets out how we will involve the community during significant development control decisions.
Statement of Consultation
Here is the Borough of Redditch Local Plan No.4 Statement of Consultation, which sets out how the documents were consulted on.
Stay and Play
Snacks, fun, singing, playing: come along to your local centre and enjoy a fun play session!
Staying healthy
Staying Healthy, tips and advice
Stop smoking
Our dedicated stop smoking advisors can help and support you on your journey to quit.
Stop smoking central
Here are local stop smoking services from Worcestershire County Council.
Story time (Book Start)
Discover the magic of books and stories with your children from as early an age as possible. Free books and much more.
Story, Song and Rhyme
Wednesdays during term time, 9.45am - 10.30am and 10.45am - 11.30am at Redditch Library.
Strategic Housing Land Availability Assessment
The Strategic Housing Land Availability Assessment identifies land that could be suitable for new housing developments of five or more dwellings
Street cleaning
Working together for a cleaner, safer Redditch.
Street collection licence
If you want to collect money or sell things for the benefit of charitable or other purposes in the street, you will need a licence from us.
Street Dance for kids
Street Dance for kids is an energetic and funky class with the latest moves and freshest routines.
Street naming and numbering
You can change or get a new postcode, street name or number here.
Street trading and licenses
If you want to sell items in a street, you need a street trading license and you can apply here.
Submit a planning application
You can submit your application online. Make sure you include everything that's required!
Subsidies for affordable housing
Affordable housing schemes may qualify for Government subsidies to support their delivery.
Substance abuse
Our dedicated stop smoking advisors can help and support you on your journey to quit.
Supplementary planning documents
Here are our Supplementary Planning Documents (formerly known as Guidance) that elaborate on the Development Plan.
Supplier Payments over £500
As part of our commitment to providing financial transparency, Redditch Borough Council will publish, on a monthly basis, details of goods and services for which we have paid £500 or more
Support at home
Need supportat home? Maybe we can help you
Support for additional needs
Come together and share concerns and experiences with other families in a relaxed and informal way.
Support for young parents
We can support you and help you to access services at the right time and in the right place.
Support services
Here are some extra support services that you might find useful if you need some help.
Support services
Here are some extra support services that you might find useful if you need some help.
Supporting sports clubs
There is a wealth of support available for sports clubs. Find out more here.
Supporting you into adulthood
We're here to help you prepare for life after school.
Sustainability Appraisal Consultation
We are consulting on the Redditch Sustainability Appraisal and the Bromsgrove Sustainability Appraisal from Tuesday 24th March until Tuesday 5th May 2015
Sustainability funding & help
Starting a business or have an existing business, need sustainability help and funding?
Sustainability funding & help
Starting a business or have an existing business, need sustainability help and funding?
Swimming
You can swim at one of two leisure centres with swimming pools in Redditch, the recently refurbished Abbey Stadium and Kingsley Leisure Centre.