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.
We’re working hard to make Rochdale town centre a better place for shoppers, visitors and businesses.
Popular services for residents
Use your postcode to see what bin you need to put out and when.
All our planning applications are listed on our website. You can view, object and comment on them.
You can pay a council bill, fine, invoice and more online. Paying online is easier and more secure.