Armed forces community

More support

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    Help for armed forces personnel

    Members of the armed forces and their families can access lots of different support both locally and nationally. Help is available to you, no matter where you are or what you need.

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    Guaranteed interview scheme

    If you've left the armed forces and you apply for a job at the council, you're guaranteed an interview as long as you meet the conditions of the scheme.

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    Council Tax discount

    If you're a member of the armed forces and you're away as a result of your service, you can apply for a Council Tax discount.

Decision making

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    Policies, strategies and reviews

    We use policy and strategy documents to guide our decisions. We also use them to develop and run our services fairly and consistently.

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    Councillors and committees

    Councillors are responsible for agreeing provision of services and how the council's money is spent.