Who Does What

Please find below a list of local Councils and their services.

Cumbria County Council
Allerdale Borough Council
Lake District National Park
Blue/car badges Building control Planning and development control
Children’s services Car parking including parking permits and charges Tourist Information
Concessionary travel Council Tax and Benefits
Education and schools Electoral services
Emergency planning Environmental services e.g. noise, pest control
Health and social care Housing services
Highways, including potholes, signage and gritting Licensing and street trading
Libraries and archives Markets
Public rights of way Recycling and refuse collection
Public transport services Sport and Leisure centres
Registration of births, deaths, marriages and civil partnerships Street cleaning and dealing with fly tipping
Strategic planning and some planning applications (mainly mineral extraction and waste disposal sites) Town centre management
Trading Standards
Waste Recycling Centres
Off Street parking enforcement