Key announcements

Due to scheduled maintenance, our housing repairs service may be unavailable for periods from 5pm Friday 12 April to 9am Monday 15 April. To find out more about the section 114 notice, visit our section 114 page

Areas maintained by the council

We maintain grass, shrub beds, flowerbeds and hedges on land owned by the council in:

  • parks and public open spaces
  • some selective communal gardens authorised by Housing Officers
  • highway verges
  • schools (where contracted)
  • warden-assisted schemes
  • allotments
  • selected areas within cemeteries and crematoria

We do not maintain grass, shrubs and hedges on land not owned by the council, such as:

  • housing trust areas
  • private land
  • private gardens and non-communal gardens in council houses
rating button