Band A and zero emission vehicles

Find information on vehicles that are eligible for a permit to park in council owned car parks.

Become a market trader

Information on how to become a market trader at Stockport Market.

Benefit fraud

If you suspect someone is committing benefit fraud you can report it online.


Including Housing Benefit, Council Tax Support and Leisure Keys.

BetterOff Stockport

BetterOff Stockport is a new and easy way to get advice and apply for benefits and jobs.

Bin collection day

Use your postcode to find out your next bin collection day.

Bin collection problems

Use our online forms to let us know about problems with your bins including missed collections.

Bins and recycling

Including types of bins, collection dates and collection issues.

Births, deaths and marriages

Including register a birth, ceremonies and copy certificates.

Blue Badges

If you have a disability, a Blue Badge allows you to park legally near shops, offices and public buildings.

Blue Plaques

Find more information on Blue Plaques in Stockport.

Bramall Hall

Bramall Hall is a magnificent black and white timber-framed Tudor manor house set in 70 acres of parkland.


Find information on applying for a licence to keep a breeding establishment.


Find out about how Brexit might affect you or your business and advice on how to prepare.

Brownfield First

We're continuing to support and promote a ‘Brownfield First’ approach to new development in the borough.

Building regulations

Helping you comply with the requirements of the building regulations to produce a successful building.

Bulky items and waste

Find out how to remove bulky household waste items (such as furniture and fridge/freezers), including arranging for collection and furniture re-use organisations.

Bus lane and bus gate fines

Pay your bus lane or bus gate fine online and find information about the appeals process. Fines start with SM8.

Business and developers: check if you need planning permission

Find out if you need planning permission for your proposed development.

Business grant schemes

Find information about our two current grant schemes for local businesses and apply online.

Business rates

Information on business rates including, how to pay, reductions and how to appeal.

Business Support Needs

Stockport Council is well placed to provide a quality range of services to meet the changing demands and requirements of our customers.