Scheduled maintenance

Some of our online forms will be unavailable from 8am Saturday 28 January to 8am Monday 30 January 2023. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. You can find help with accessing grants, useful advice and money that you may be entitled to by visiting our cost of living support page

Transparency and open data

We publish a range of data that you can download and reuse, under the terms of the Open Government Licence for public sector information. Open data is data that can be freely used, reused and redistributed by anyone.

The City Observatory is an open data-sharing platform with the aims to provide a single source of the truth about Birmingham, and to support collaboration and innovation around data with a wide range of partners across and beyond our city. It is a place where the public and our partners can access meaningful and accurate data and insights to drive forward positive change for our city and for our citizens. Help us grow the observatory by collaborating with us, sharing your ideas and feedback.

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