A to Z
On our A to Z you will find an alphabetical list of the services and information we offer, as well as some information about key partner organisations. Please click on the letters below to see what options are available.
In this section you'll find emergency contacts, help and safety advice if you're being flooded, what's in place locally and what you can do to reduce the risk and impact of flooding.
The Food Hygiene Rating Scheme is a national scheme run by the Food Standards Agency in partnership with us in County Durham. The rating given to a business reflects the standards of food hygiene found on the date of inspection and is not a guide to food quality.
Private fostering is the term used to describe an arrangement made privately (without our involvement) where a child under 16 (if disabled, under 18) is cared for and lives with an adult who is not a close relative.