Find out more about the changes to our bin collections. You can also check your bin day with our online calendar and if we have missed collecting your waste, you can report it online.You can also find out how to report issues to us online such as if you haven't had a calendar or a new bin/box.
Easter waste collections and opening hours
In the week beginning, 22 April, all collections will be a day later with collections usually due on Friday 26 April being carried out on Saturday 27 April. Collections return to normal in the following week. Find out more.
Elections - May 2019
Find out more about the local elections on 2 May 2019, including how to register to vote, how to apply for a postal or proxy vote and who is standing for election. You can also see a full breakdown of the results in 2015. You can also find out about the European Parliament elections on 23 May 2019.
Community Governance Reviews
Town and parish councils can request a review of their governance to be carried out by Allerdale Borough Council. A review could look at the boundaries, the number of councillors, or whether the council should merge with another.
The reviews are usually carried out by a working group of Allerdale councillors for the relevant area. This group consults with the local community, comes up with a recommendation and this is voted on by Allerdale Borough Council's councillors.
There are currently reviews into the governance of the following town and parish councils: