A-to-Z of Services: W



Explore one of our many beautiful walking trails across Blaenau Gwent

We Care Wales


Could you have a career in care?

Welfare reform advice


Changes to the benefit system, including Universal Credit, Council Tax Reduction, and Discretionary Assistance Funding



Well-being Plan


Blaenau Gwent Draft Local Well-being Plan 2018 to 2023



Understand the Welsh language scheme and access the annual report

welsh language standards


Understand the Welsh language scheme and access the annual report



Welsh in Education Strategic Plan for Blaenau Gwent 2017-2020

wewlsh language


Understand the Welsh language scheme and access the annual report

What are Building Regulations?


Why do you need them and how do they differ from planning permission

What is a Household Enquiry Form?


It's a form sent to every household in the UK to check whether voter registration records are correct.

What is Adoption


FAQs about the adoption process and who may be eligible

What is Revaluation?


The Valuation office Agency reassess and updates the rateable values of all business properties usually every five years. The next revaluation will come into effect on 1 April 2023.‚Äč

What Support is Available


Services for children and young people in need of support and/or protection

Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles


Designated list of accessible vehicles in the county borough

Where can I get more information


Find other information and support for adoption

Where Does My Recycling Go?


Information about what happens to your recycling

Where to Stay


From B&Bs, inns, and chain hotels, to self catering and campsites

Who are the children who need adopting


Find out about children who need a permanent safe place within a family

Wind Turbine Mapping


Interactive map showing all wind turbines which are operational, consented, and in planning

Winter Gritting Routes & Salt Bins


List of gritting routes and salt bin locations throughout the borough

Winter Maintenance Services


What services the Council delivers during winter weather as part of our snow plan