We have the power to investigate and remove abandoned vehicles
The Freedom of Information Act gives you the right to access recorded information held by public sector organisations
Contact details for Building Control service
About the Council
Protecting the public from Environmental Health Risks
Find out more about the Environmental Health, Protection and Development Service
If you need a larger bin, contact the council
Information about buying additional certificates for life events
Find out more about the Affordable Warmth Scheme
Ards and North Down’s Age Friendly Strategy provides a framework to make our Borough a great place to live and grow older.
Advice and information on owning or encountering aggressive dogs
Clean air is essential for health and helps to make the Borough a pleasant place to live
A new Arts Directory for Ards and North Down
Proposals to develop a network of greenways in Ards and North Down.
The animal welfare service can give help or advice about caring for animals
Information on Council's prior year performance.
Information on how to make an application
We are a member of arc21, the umbrella waste management group
Working to make our community a safer place to live
If you are not satisfied with the outcome of a grant application process the Council has a grants appeals process in place.
Encouraging horticultural excellence, community participation and environmentally sustainable practices
Find out more about Leisure in Ards and North Down
Applications currently open
Ards Arts Centre has exhibitions, performances and artists' talks during the year
Information on Ards Market
Supplementary Planning Guidance
Information on arts and heritage in Ards and North Down
Arts Bursaries currently opening for applications.
Application deadline: Friday 10 February @11:59pm
If you feel you are unable to leave your bin to the kerbside for collection, you can apply for an 'assisted lift'
Local Government Auditor's report on how the Council discharges its duties in relation to improvement.