FIND BELOW SOME MORE USEFUL NUMBERS THAT MAY BE OF HELP TO YOU

A

Abandoned vehicles 9283 4092

Adoption 9283 2244

Adult and community education 9284 1721

Affordable housing 9283 4989

Aids and HIV 9232 2117

Air pollution 9283 4167

Alcohol use and abuse 0800 917 8282

Alarms for elderly & disabled 0800 731 2228

Allotments 9283 4171

Animal fouling 9283 4092

Archives 9282 7261

Area Offices

Buckland 9260 6500

City South 9260 6300

Landport 9260 6400

Leigh Park 9230 6900

Paulsgrove 9260 6030

Portsea 9260 6200

Somerstown 9260 6300

Wecock Farm 9260 6100

Arts and entertainment 9268 8245

Arts Centre 9283 4183

Asbestos 9283 4167

B

Beaches (seafront maintenance) 9282 8112

Benefits 0800 055 6688

Benefit fraud 9284 1550

Bottle banks 9283 4092

Building regulations 9283 4722

Bulky items collection 9283 4092

Business advice services 9284 1074

Business rates 9268 8588

C

Carers centre 9285 1864

CCTV 9283 4747

Cemeteries 9273 2559

Childcare Portsmouth CHAT 9269 5000

Child protection

Social Services 9283 9111

Emergency out of hours 0845 600 4555

NSPCC 0808 800 5000

Children and families 9283 9111

City Helpdesk 9283 4092

Civil weddings and civil partnerships 9282 9041

Coastal erosion and protection 9283 4815

Community Centres 9268 8238

Community involvement 9268 8555

Community safety 9283 4755

Community wardens 0800 587 0147

Comments, compliments & complaints 9283 4702

Connexions 9273 2450

Consumer Direct 08454 040506

Councillors 9283 4172

Council Communications 9268 8595

Council Tax 9268 8588

Cycling 9283 4590

Cycling training 9268 8262

D

Dangerous structures 9283 4596

Direct payments 9228 8755

Dial-a-ride           9269 9555

Disabled parking 9284 1176

Dogs: warden, lost, found

or dangerous 9283 4092

Domestic violence 0808 2000 247

Drug & alcohol services (Adult) 9275 1617

Drug & alcohol services (U18) 9282 5140

E

Electoral registration 9283 4074

Entertainment licences 9283 4073

Equalities and diversity 9283 4204

F

Flooding 9283 4092

Fostering 9282 9846

Frank (drugs advice) 0800 776600

G

Guildhall enquiries 9283 4794

Guildhall box office 9282 4355

Graffiti removal 9283 4092

Gully cleaning/road cleaning 9283 4092

Gypsy and traveller liaison 9283 4092

H

Harassment 9283 4405

Health and safety requirements 9283 4253

Health Improvement & Development 9284 1560

Home care service 9268 0810

Homecheck service 9283 4274

Homelessness 9283 4989

Housing advice

Conditions in privately rented houses 9268 8369

Grant assistance to owner-occupiers 9268 8369

Disabilities adaptation 9260 6008

Sale of council homes 9283 4845

Houses in multiple occupation 9268 8369

Housing options 9283 4989

Housing register 9283 4989

Homelessness/harassment eviction 9283 4989

Housing benefit 9283 4556

Benefit fraud hotline 9284 1550

I

Infectious diseases/food poisoning 9283 4253

J

Jobcentre Plus 0800 055 6688

K

Kennels 9283 4092

L

Land pollution 9283 4167

Land searches 9283 4334

Landfill sites 9283 4092

Leisure cards 9283 4171

Libraries 9281 9311

Central 9281 9311

Alderman Lacey 9282 3991

Beddow 9273 1848

Carnegie 9282 2581

Cosham 9237 6023

Elm Grove 9282 6058

Family library link 9268 8049

North End 9266 2651

Portsea 9229 7072

aulsgrove 9237 7818

Listed buildings 9283 4303

Litter 9283 4092

Local government committees/ council meetings 9283 4172

Lord Mayor’s office 9283 4706

Local Strategic Partnership 9283 4020

M

Mental health 9273 6999

Museums and galleries 9282 7261

N

Neighbourhood discussion forums 9283 4059

Nightrunner bus service 0845 121 0170

Noisy neighbours 9283 4167

Nursery schools See: Childcare — Portsmouth CHAT

O

Occupational therapy 9260 6008

Older people 9268 0810

Ombudsman 0845 602 1983

Out of hours calls 9282 2251

Out of school activities 9283 4155

P

Parks and gardens 9283 4180

Parking penalties 9268 8310

0845 606 6243

Paulsgrove and Wymering Community Wardens See: Community Wardens

Pavement/Pavement repairs 9283 4092

Pedestrian crossings 9283 4092

People with disabilities 9268 0810

Pest control 9283 4251

Planning 9283 4334

Play 9283 4190

Play service 9284 1101

Pollution. See: Air pollution

Portsmouth arts centre See: Third Floor Arts Centre

Procurement and contract management 9283 4173 email:  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Public conveniences and disabled toilets 9283 4092

Public protection 9283 4067

R

Racial awareness service 9284 1050

Records management 9268 4097

Records Office 9282 7261

Recruitment 9268 8536

Registration of births, marriages or deaths 9282 9041

Resident parking schemes 9268 8310

9268 8285

9268 8303

Rights of way 9283 4590

Right to buy your home 9283 4542

Road and pathway maintenance 9283 4092

S

Safer Portsmouth Partnership

www.saferportsmouth.org.uk

Salting and gritting 9283 4092

School admissions 9284 1232 / 9284 1228

School term dates 9284 1209

Sheltered or supported housing 9283 4989

Social Services

Adoption and fostering 9283 2244

Adults with disabilities 9268 0810

Carers Helpline/Carers Support 0845 600 4555

Children and families 9283 9111

Comments or complaints 9284 1172

Out of hours calls 0845 600 4555

Young persons support team 9268 8105

Social care for the elderly 9268 0810

South Hampshire  Enterprise Agency 0845 402 8801

Special educational needs and additional support 9284 1234

Sports and recreation

General sports enquiries 9283 4171

Great Salterns golf course 9266 4549

Eastney swimming pool 9273 1786

Hilsea Lido (seasonal) 9266 4608

Victoria Swimming Centre 9282 3822

Mountbatten Centre 9269 0011

Portsmouth Outdoor Centre (sailing) 9266 3873

Pyramids Centre 9279 9977

St Luke’s sports centre 9283 8798

Tennis Centre (indoor) 9283 0736

Wimbledon Park sports centre 9282 5075

Streetlighting 9283 4092

Shopmobility 9281 6973

Street markets 9284 1982

Street numbering and naming 9283 4768

Student Loans 01243 642141

Switchboard 9282 2251

T

Taxi and minicab licences 9283 4073

Temporary accommodation 9283 4989

Third Floor Arts Centre 9283 4183

Traffic lights 9283 4092

Travel tokens/Travel concessions 9283 4445

Tree management 9283 4150

Twin towns and villages 9283 4698

U

Unoccupied commercial

property (housing) 9283 4264

V

Visitor information centres 9282 6722

Visual impairment 9237 3362

Volunteering 9282 7110

W

Walking (healthy walks) 9268 8390

Waste collection — 9283 4092

Garden refuse 9283 4092

Household waste 9283 4092

Recycling schemes 9283 4092

Water quality 9283 4253

Website www.portsmouth.gov.uk

Y

Youth Offending Project 9268 8514
Young person’s support team 9268 8105

Youth Offending Teams 9237 0013

Youth Service 9283 4914

Z

Zebra crossings 9268 8262