About the borough
Rochdale's history can be traced right back to the Doomsday Book in 1086. Learn some fascinating information about the rich heritage of Rochdale, Heywood, Middleton, Littleborough and the Pennine villages.
View information about Blue Plaques, conservation areas, war memorials, listed buildings, and more.
We're working hard to make the borough a better place for residents, visitors and businesses.
Popular council services
Use your postcode to see what bin you need to put out and when.
You can search for planning applications and track their progress using our Planning Portal.
You can pay a council bill, fine, invoice and more online. Paying online is easier and more secure.