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Safeguarding children and vulnerable adults
We recognise our responsibility to safeguard young and vulnerable people in the borough and works in partnership with a range of organisations to achieve this.
Safer Food Better Business (SFBB)
Information on Safer Food Better Business.
Sandbags
Flood updates,weather warnings, who to contact and roles and responsibilities
Satellite dishes
Find out if you need planning permission in Basingstoke & Deane
Schools
Information on colleges, university and schools including Basingstoke College of Technology(BCOT), Queen Mary's College(QMC) and University of Winchester campus.
Scrap metal
A-Z of waste and recycling to help you recycle more.
Scrap metal dealers
information on scrap metal dealers
Section 44a
Under section 44a of the Local Government Finance Act 1988, Basingstoke & Deane Borough Council has the discretion to award a discount for partially occupied properties, providing the situation only exists for a short time.
Self employment
Support for your business in Basingstoke and Deane.
Self-build and Custom Build Register
Are you thinking of building your own home, register your interest for self-build or custom build homes in Basingstoke and Deane.
Senior citizens
Advice and support for over 55s
Senior officer salaries
Information on senior management salaries for Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council.
Septic tanks
Further information on sewerage and drainage and who to contact
Severe weather information
Find out what to do if we suffer from severe weather in Basingstoke and Deane -information on flooding, snow and ice, hot weather and gales.
Sewers
Further information on sewerage and drainage and who to contact
Sex and relationship support and advice
Information and support on sex and relationship support and advice
Sex establishment licensing
Information on how to apply for sex establishment licence
Shared ownership
Shared ownership is a part-buy, part-rent scheme for people who can't afford to buy a home outright.
Sheltered housing
Information on and future changes to sheltered housing
Sherborne St John Neighbourhood Plan
The Sherborne St John Neighbourhood Plan (SSJNP) was submitted to Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council (BDBC) on 1 November 2016.
Sherfield on Loddon Neighbourhood Plan
Information on the Sherfield on Loddon Neighbourhood Plan
Sherfield on Loddon Parish by-election 15 June 2017
Sherfield on Loddon Parish by election to be held on 15 June 2017
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Single person discount
Information on council tax discounts and exemptions in Basingstoke and Deane.
Single Person Discount Review
Information and guidance about Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council's single person discount review for council tax purposes.
Skate parks
Information on skate parks, BMX facilities and basketball courts in the borough
Skills and training
Improving your skills and training in Basingstoke and Deane.
Skin piercing
Businesses and individuals carrying out skin treatments such as acupuncture, piercing, electrolysis and tattooing need to be registered.
Skin treatment registration
Businesses and individuals carrying out skin treatments such as acupuncture, piercing, electrolysis and tattooing need to be registered.
Skip licences
Who to contact for highways maintenance, regulatory services, highway adoptions, safety engineering
Small Business Rate Relief
Find out if your business is entitled to Small Business Rate Relief
Smoke pollution
We are required under the Environment Act 1995 to review and assess the quality of air in the borough against the national air quality standards and objectives
Smoking in public places
Find out more about the smoke-free law
Snow
Information on what to do if there is snow and ice
Social housing changes
Information on social housing changes in Basingstoke and Deane.
Social media
Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council's social media house rules
Social services
Information and contact details for social care and health in Hampshire
Solent Quality Place Awards
Information on the Solent Quality Place Awards in Basingstoke and Deane.
Sound insulation
Find out more information about installing sound insulation
South and South East in bloom
Information on voluntary community-led project and how you can get involved
Speed cameras
Who to contact for highways maintenance, regulatory services, highway adoptions, safety engineering
Speed limits
A permanent traffic road order (PTRO) is the statutory way of moving of stationary traffic on the highway
Sport pitch prices
Information on cost of hire of council pitches - rugby and football, netball courts, 4G astro, cricket and changing rooms.
Sport support and development
Find out about the latest sports activities in the borough and how we are developing and supporting the future of sport in Basingstoke and Deane
Sports and recreation
Information on sports facilities and what is available to book direct with the organisation in Basingstoke
Sports Awards
Information on how to nominate, results and County Sports Awards
Sports club/facility
Information and links on sports and dance clubs
Sports facilities
Find out what sports facilities are available in Basingstoke and Deane. Book a council owned sport's pitch for your club or event.
Sports facilities to hire
Basingstoke and Deane offer a wide range of outdoor facilities to hire, including football and rugby pitches, astro, athletics and netball.
St Mary Bourne Neighbourhood Plan
St Mary Bourne Neighbourhood Plan (SMBNP) was submitted to Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council on 6 May 2017.
Staff structure
Interactive structure chart for Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council.
Stand for election
If you'd like to stand for election to the borough council or a parish council, you can find information and advice on eligibility and the nomination process
State aid and Subsidy Allowances
Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council can grant discretionary local discounts. The award of such discounts is considered as state aid and subsidy allowances.
Statement of Community Involvement
Sets out how the council intends to involve the local community in planning issues.
Strategic approach to parking
The Strategic Approach to Parking was adopted by the council on 9 October 2008. Read the documents relating to the Borough's strategic approach to parking.
Strategic Flood Risk Assessment
We completed a Strategic Flood Risk Assessment, in conjunction with the Environment Agency and the local water companies
Strategic Housing and Economic Land Availability Assessment (SHELAA)
Strategic Housing Land Availability Assessment
Strategic projects
Get an update on the strategic projects happening in Basingstoke and Deane, including Basing View, the Leisure Park and the Town Centre.
Street care and cleaning
Report a street care issue, such as fly-tipping, litter, graffiti in Basingstoke and Deane
Street cleaning
Frequently asked questions on street cleansing including fly-tipping and street cleaning.
Street lighting
Who to contact for highways maintenance, regulatory services, highway adoptions, safety engineering
Street name plates
Information on street naming and numbering in Basingstoke and Deane.
Street naming and numbering
Information on street naming and numbering in Basingstoke and Deane.
Street parties
How to apply for a temporary road closure or temporary traffic order
Street trading
Information on what is street trading
Structure of the council
Information on how Basingstoke and Deane Borough council is structured the Political makeup, the Council, the mayor, the cabinet and senior management and council officers.
Submit a planning application
You can submit applications electronically using the Planning Portal
Submitting an event application
Checklist for documents required with an event application form.
Subscribe to our business newsletter
subscribe to newsletter/join our mailing list
Supplementary Planning Documents (SPD)
We have prepared a number of Supplementary Planning Documents (SPDs) to provide additional guidance to the Saved Policies of the Basingstoke and Deane Borough Local Plan
Support for care leavers
Support and guidance for care leavers in Basingstoke and Deane
Support Services during COVID
Support services in Basingstoke and Deane during the coronavirus outbreak.
Supported housing
Find out how you can qualify for supported housing if you are single and homeless and need help to sustain and manage your housing
Supported living proposal for Culver Road
Culver Road consultation for supported living proposal for 180 Culver Road
Supporting families leaving Afghanistan
We are working with local housing providers and other partners to offer support for families who have had to leave Afghanistan. Updates about schemes and charities coordinating help will be added to this page as we have them.
Sustainability Appraisal
The Sustainability Appraisal performs a key role in providing a sound evidence base for the Local Plan and forms an integrated part of the plan preparation process
Sustainable business
Information on climate change for business in Basingstoke and Deane.
Sustainable Community Strategy
The Sustainable Community Strategy sets out the strategic direction for an area through a shared vision for the longer term - a common sense of purpose.
Sustainable living
Information on what Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council is doing to address the issue of climate change locally.
Swimming pools
Information on sports facilities and what is available to book direct with the organisation in Basingstoke
Syringes
Information on the disposal of clinical and healthcare waste.

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