Just moved into the area? If so, you will find the following information useful as a new resident of the city:
Please note: for information on local advice and support around COVID-19 and current local restrictions see Coronavirus (COVID-19).
Find out more about Council Tax.
For wider help and advice services in Preston visit Help in Preston.
Find out more about bins and recycling.
Find out more about elections and voting.
Find out more about councillors and meetings.
Find out more about local neighbourhoods and communities.
Help in Preston is a website for the whole community. Connecting you to the help you need at the time you most need it.
The website brings together information from a wide range of Preston based advice and support services from benefits and money advice, through to housing, health and wellbeing, plus much more.
For all the latest council job vacancies and volunteering opportunities see jobs and volunteering.
For information on Preston's public parks and open spaces, such as nature reserves, country parks and cycle routes, see Visit Preston - outdoor and adventure.
For information on things to do and see in Preston, plus upcoming events, quality of life, places to study and the city's investment scene take a look at Visit Preston.
Our find my nearest service provides you with details of the following local services near you:
You can also find personal information about your property, which ward you live in, bin collections dates, local councillors and property planning applications.
The following services are managed by Lancashire County Council. You may find them helpful as a new resident of Preston:
Ask Royal Mail to send your mail to your new address.
Preston Town Hall