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Births, marriages and deaths

Find out about marriage and civil partnership ceremonies, registration of a birth or death, funerals, burials and cremations and requesting copy certificates.

Emergencies, safety and crime

Leicester is a place where people can live safely - increasingly free from crime, the causes of crime and the fear of crime. If you, your friends or family become a victim of crime we can offer support.

Libraries and community centres

Find your nearest community facilities at your local library, community centre or youth centre.

Benefits and support

Find out and apply for benefits you may be entitled to, including housing benefit and council tax support or manage your online account.

Council tax

Council tax is a local tax which helps provide services like education, waste collection and social services for more than 140,000 Leicester households. Find out how much you have to pay, and how you can pay.


Find out about housing related issues such as applying for a council house, support for private tenants, landlords and leaseholders, help for homeowners, and our work to tackle homelessness and empty homes.