Find out about award-winning parks and open green space facilities across the Borough
Members’ allowance scheme
Codes and protocols
Summary, explanation and Articles of the Constitution
Officers management structure
Rules of procedure
Responsibility for functions
Guidance to assist with the administrative procedures associated with Pavement Cafe Licensing
How to pay car parking fines
List of community representatives and elected members on PCSP in Ards and North Down
A project supported by the European Union's Peace IV Programme, managed by the Special EU Programme Body
The PEACEPLUS Partnership will oversee the design and implementation of a PEACEPLUS Action Plan for our area.
New PEACEPLUS Programme 2022-2027 for the Ards and North Down Council area
Information about the Council's Performance.
Information about the Council's obligations on Performance and its Performance Improvement Plans.
Checklists on how to use Personal Water Craft (Jetskis) safely and responsibly
Advice and information about pests
Information and advice about pets, pests and pollution
Our pitches and playing fields offer facilities for a wide range of sports
Planning applications in Ards and North Down advertised and re-advertised this week, and all applications yet to be determined (updated each month).
How we deal with unauthorised development and land use
How we shape the borough through planning.
Information about how to apply for planning permission, where to contact a Registered Architect or how to access free planning advice
Information on play parks throughout the Borough
Play parks, sports pitches and playing fields in the Borough
Links to Council policies
The Policing and Community Safety Partnership works to make our community safer in Ards and North Down
Download a copy of the Polling Station Scheme
Advice and information on pollution control
A significant £2M environmental improvement scheme in Portaferry
Providing community and economic benefit for Portaferry
Positive Ageing Month takes place in October: information and events details.
Closing date: 12 noon, 11 December 2023
Our Corporate Communications team can help with press queries
Privacy Notice - Planning Service
Advice for businesses
Work with our Neighbourhood Environment Team to improve and protect our local environment
Information about Local Government Property Certificates and how to apply
Consultation period is now closed
Closing date: 12 noon Thursday 21st December 2023
Closing date:12 noon Friday 5th January 2024
Information about council publications and performance measures.
Our Publication Scheme sets out the information we routinely make available to members of the public
Procedures for public speaking at Planning Committee meetings
Details of locations across Ards and North Down