Waveney District Council

Waveney District Council


Benefits application form

Advice and benefits
Advice on Housing and Council Tax plus benefits and making a new claim.

Climbing wall at Waterlane Leisure Centre

Leisure facilities
Sentinel Leisure Trust manages leisure facilities in the district on behalf of Waveney.

Commercial waste disposal

Refuse and recycling
A range of information on waste recycling and rubbish, how it is collected and when.


North East Suffolk Business Centre

Business rates
How and why businesses are required to pay non-domestic rates to the Council

Lowestoft harbour

Business projects
Creating businesses, jobs and growth through a range of regeneration projects.

Help and advice

Business advice
Information and contact details for where to go if you are looking for support and advice.


Angles Way

Visiting Waveney
Waveney has a stunning mix of award winning beaches, market towns, countryside and more.

Halesworth Town Park

Parks and open spaces
Information on parks, open spaces and sports grounds managed by the Council.


Parking and transport
Detailed information on car parks, parking schemes and other transport services.

May 29

What's on

Suffolk Walking Festival

The 2016 Suffolk Walking Festival kicks off on Saturday 14 May and will bring three weeks of walking challenges suitable for all abilities.

Full events calendar

East Suffolk Means Business

East Suffolk Means Business

Planning an even better future

Here is the first ever East Suffolk Business Plan - our vision for the delivery of services to our communities across the two districts of Waveney and Suffolk Coastal.

Local Plan

Local Plan

Your views

We want your views on proposals for where development should take place across the next 20 years.

Democratic voice

Democratic voice

Lowestoft review

We are asking residents for their views on the creation of town or parish councils for Lowestoft.

Lowestoft Crossing

Lowestoft Crossing

Plans and information

The full business plan, news and information about the Lowestoft Crossing.

Latest news

Coastal management

Last chance to shape coastal strategy

Published on 27th May 2016

Residents living in the Gorleston and Lowestoft areas have a final opportunity to comment on an important coastal management strategy.

Make Your Money Go Further

Make your money go further

Published on 24th May 2016

On 25 May, the full Universal Credit Service is being rolled out at Lowestoft Jobcentre and the Council is working to ensure that claimants are fully aware of the changes that have taken place.

View sought on future plans

We need more views from Lowestoft

Published on 24th May 2016

Waveney District Council is keen to hear from Lowestoft residents as part of a consultation which is considering what will be built and where during the next 20 years.

Lowestoft Town Hall

Future of Lowestoft town hall

Published on 20th May 2016

With progress being made on plans for the town hall site in Lowestoft, the Leader of Waveney District Council has sought to clarify the current situation.

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