Latest news

For the latest news in and around Barnsley visit our news section.

Bins (waste and recycling)

We offer a range of recycling and waste services.

If we've missed your bin, do tell us (new window).

You can also perform the following waste and recycling tasks:

You may also be interested in keeping your streets clean for reporting fly tipping, dog fouling, etc.

Libraries and registrars

A wide range of items may be borrowed from the library service, if you haven't already, why not join online today?

Tasks relating to libraries and registrars include the following:

Family Centres Consultation

We want to hear your views on proposals for a network of Family Centres. Public consultation begins on Friday 30 January.

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Open Door 27

The final issue of Open Door is out now! Read it here.

Open Door 27

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Roadworks

We have partnered with symology to provide you with a way to search for roadworks in your area (new window).

You can also perform the following tasks relating to roadworks:

Got a food business?

If you have a business that manufactures, stores, supplies, prepares or offers food for sale in Barnsley, then you must register it with us, by law.

You can find out more about the registration process here.

Other tasks relating to business and food are as follows:

School term dates

The majority of Barnsley schools (community, voluntary controlled and voluntary aided) adopt the following holiday patterns:

Each school also has an additional five inset days every year which are agreed with their governing body.

There are some exceptions though, so please check.

You may also be interested in school closures.

Oxspring Parish Council Neighbourhood Plan

Oxspring Parish Council has applied to the Council to increase the extent of the approved Neighbourhood Area for the purpose of producing a Neighbourhood Plan. If you wish to comment you have until 27 February.

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Leisure and keeping fit

All of our sport and leisure facilities are managed by Barnsley Premier Leisure.

You can find out about our leisure facilities and their opening times by visiting their website (new window).

You can also perform the following tasks relating to leisure:

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