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HMO Licensing Consultation 2016-2021
The Housing Act 2004 radically overhauled the way local authorities regulate standards in private rented housing. The Act introduced mandatory licensing for certain three-storey Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMOs) and provided local authorities with the power to introduce additional licensing schemes for other HMOs. The 2011-2016 Additional Licensing Scheme is due to expire on 31 October 2016.
Rhosddu Park and Cemetery Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO)
Notice is hereby given that Wrexham County Borough Council (“the Council”) in exercise of its powers under Sections 59, 63 and 72 of the Anti-Social Behaviour, Crime and Policing Act 2014 (“the Act”) and under all other enabling powers, proposes to make the following order: within the area marked in red on the plan attached (hereinafter called the “designated restricted area”).
Welsh Language Standards
The Council’s Welsh Language Scheme was replaced on 30 March 2016 with Welsh Language Standards. These are being introduced as part of the Welsh Language (Wales) Measure 2011 with the purpose of setting a consistent level of service that Welsh speakers can expect to receive in Wales.
National Assembly for Wales and Police and Crime Commissioner Elections 2016
Notice of Elections.
Draft Social Services Director's Report 2015/16
The Council is required to produce an Annual Director’s Report on Social Services in Wrexham each year and this year’s report covers the period April 2015 to March 2016.
Free Swim Activities for Under 16’s for Easter Holidays 2016
Friday 25th March 2016 - Sunday 10th April 2016
Budget Book - Revenue Budget 2016/17
This page provides information about the Wrexham County Borough Council budget book, which includes revenue spending proposals of each of the services of the County Borough Council for the financial year.
Alexandra Community Primary (CP) Consultation
Proposal to Increase the pupil Capacity at Alexandra Community Primary School, Wrexham.
Ysgol Plas Coch Consultation
Proposal to Increase the pupil Capacity at Ysgol Plas Coch, Wrexham.
Social Services Well-being (Wales) Act 2014
The Social Services and Well-being (Wales) Act is a new law that will give you more of a say in the care and support you receive.
Adult Social Care Questionnaire for Carers
The Adult Social Care Department would like to know about the experiences of carers in Wrexham.
What is Important to You? - Council Plan Consultation
The Council has a plan that sets out what we want to achieve to make Wrexham a better place. Every year the Council refreshes this plan. We want the plan to be right, so we want to hear from local people.
School Admissions - Drop-in Sessions (January 2016)
School admission staff will be on hand to answer questions and offer advice regarding school admissions, at sessions in Wrexham Library and Contact Wrexham.
Draft Welsh in Education Strategic Plan 2015-17
Consultation on the revised Wrexham plan has begun and will close on 19 December 2015.
Vibrant and Viable Places Programme
Vibrant and Viable Places Programme - £24m boost for Wrexham. Vibrant and Viable Places is a regeneration framework that was produced by Welsh Government in March 2013.
Christmas Events in Wrexham
Find out what's happening in and around Wrexham in the run up to Christmas and the New Year.
Wrexham Play Survey for Parents and Carers
In 2012 the Welsh Government passed a law meaning that every three years all local authorities in Wales must carry out an assessment of children’s opportunities for playing in their local communities.
Council Tax Reduction Scheme 2016/17
What are your views on the areas of Local Discretion to Wrexham Council
WCBC Community Trigger ASB Case Review
"The Community Trigger" Anti-Social Behaviour Case Review is part of the Anti-Social Behaviour, Crime and Policing Act 2014, and was introduced across North Wales on 20th October 2014.
Best Bar None - The Winners in 2015
All the premises that achieve the Best Bar None (BBN) accreditation will receive a certificate to display in their premises.
Improving Your Homes - How We Will Achieve The Welsh Housing Quality Standard (WHQS)
Wrexham Council’s Housing Service owns over 11,300 social housing properties, the largest number in any Welsh local authority apart from Cardiff and Swansea. This stock includes properties of various different ages, shapes and sizes, and built from all sorts of different materials. All of these properties will need to meet the Welsh Housing Quality Standard by 2020.
Proposed Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO) Rhosddu Park And Cemetery, Rhosddu Road, Wrexham
As a resident or business owner in the area you will likely be aware of issues of anti-social behaviour which occurs in Rhosddu Park and the cemetery opposite.
Difficult Decisions 2016/17
Local Authorities continue to face a reduction in funding from central Government, which means that Councils must continue find ways function and deliver services with much smaller budgets.
Social Services Complaints & Compliments Annual Report 2014/15
Following the introduction of a revised Statutory Social Services Complaints Procedure in August 2014, a requirement was placed on all Local Authorities in Wales to produce an Annual Report on Social Services Complaints
Tour of Britain 2015
The 2015 Aviva Tour of Britain will see the world's top cyclists and teams battle it over eight stages – starting from the island of Anglesey in North Wales and finishing in London.
School Transport - Apply Now
Wrexham Council is asking those parents/carers whose child is eligible for free school transport (including 16+) to apply now for their pass to be ready for use from September, if they have not already done so.
Standards Committee Appointment of Independent Member (two vacancies)
The Council currently has two vacancies for independent Members of the Standards Committee. This is a statutory Committee which plays a crucial role in maintaining high ethical standards at County Borough and Community Council levels.