Council, Democracy and Councillor Information

Slavery and Human Trafficking Statement

This statement sets out the steps that Worcestershire County Council has taken to prevent modern slavery in its supply chains and own business. This statement relates to the financial year 1st April 2016 to 31st March 2017. 

Download the Slavery and Human Trafficking statement

Business and Contract Opportunities

Learn about how to do business with the Council. Read more

Café and Catering Information

We work in partnership with our caterers, Servest Catering, to provide the catering provision within Worcestershire County Hall. Lakeside CafĂ© serves traditional hot breakfast, daily choice of hot meals and deserts, snacks and much, much more! Read more

Council, Cabinet and Committee Meetings

Have a look at the available council, cabinet, and committee documents, and find out about forthcoming meetings and decisions. Read more

Council Tax and Budgets

Find out what the council budget is for 2016/17 and how the money spent. Read more

Data Protection

Under the Data Protection Act, we have a legal duty to protect any personal information we collect from you. Read more

Equality and Diversity

The County Council is committed to equality of opportunity for all citizens and celebrates the diversity of all its residents. Read more

Flood Risk Management

Worcestershire has a long history of flooding from its big rivers such as the Severn, Avon and Teme. However, we are working hard with residents, landowners and communities to reduce both the likelihood and impact of flooding in the future. Read more

Freedom of Information

The Freedom of Information Act 2000 (FOI) and Environmental Information Regulations 2004 (EIR) give the general public rights of access to any recorded information held by public authorities, unless a specified exemption applies. Read more

Hire a Meeting or Function Room

County Hall offers a number of rooms for hire for meetings or functions with options for catering. Read more

Internal Audit

The Council has responsibility for establishing and maintaining appropriate risk management processes, control systems and governance arrangement. Internal audit plays a vital part in advising the Council that these arrangements are in place. Read more

Legal Services

The Legal Services Unit provides a comprehensive, effective, expert, and value for money legal service to all Directorates of the Council and the Corporate decision making process. Read more

Local Government Transparency Code

The code sets out the minimum data and information that all Local Authorities must publish, the frequency it should be published and how it should be published. Read more

Peer Review

The County Council underwent a Peer Review back in April 2016, during which we were visited by a Peer Challenge team led by the Chief Executive of Suffolk County Council. Read more

Prevention of Extremism and Radicalisation

Our aims are to prevent people being drawn into terrorism and to support the local communities and institutions to challenge and reject the message of extremism. Read more


Find out about our citizen's panel and view information and reports on the local population, housing and economy. Read more

Self Service and Payments

Find out about the Councils' self service options, payments and online shop. Read more

The Lord-Lieutenant for Worcestershire

The Lord-Lieutenant for Worcestershire is Lt Col Patrick Holcroft LVO OBE, his duties are to represent HM The Queen in Worcestershire along with a range of other responsibilities Read more

The Re-Use of Public Sector Information

Worcestershire County Council has made a commitment to allow re-use of its information, wherever it is possible and reasonable to do so, in order to support commercial growth and release the value of its information for the benefit of the economy as a whole. Read more

Worcestershire County Council Training Terms and Conditions

It is important to clarify what you can expect from us when using our training services, and for us to set out the expectations we have of you. Read more

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