Our vision is for Richmondshire to be a place where people
will want to live, work and visit; where people enjoy a high
quality of life and environment, feel safe, healthy and prosperous
and have the opportunity to reach their full potential.
Richmondshire District Council
Phone: 01748 829100
Fax: 01748 826186
Richmondshire Councillors are committed to engaging with their
communities – tell them how they can help improve the district.
Contact Leader, Councillor John Blackie
or any of the councillors
The Council offers a number of important services online.
Search for planning applications,
appeals, enforcements and licence applications
Go to Public Access for Planning
Go to Public Access for Licensing
There is a wealth of information available at our Community
Offices Access Points across Richmondshire.
View map based information relevant to you ...
to Online Mapping
Housing Benefit is changing from April 2011 for tenants renting
from a private landlord.
Find out more
Make Sure Festive Functions Are Legal
Festive Meal For Homeless and Lonely
Safe Asbestos = Safe Buildings
Council Offices Receives New Name
Core Strategy: Examination
The Richmondshire Local Plan Core Strategy Examination will
take place between 17th & 20th December. For the latest news
please visit the Examination Page
Richmondshire Offices For Sale
Swale House, Richmond - contact Marcus
Frenchgate House, Richmond - contact Marcus
What day is my refuse and recycling collected?
Find collections days here
Find Bank Holiday collection dates
Tour De France comes to Yorkshire
The 2014 Tour will depart from Yorkshire
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