Signing into our websites

To access some of our services online you'll need to sign up for an account. If you want to know more about the information that we store about you, please read our privacy policy.  

If you register with more than one of these websites, you're creating different accounts for each. You could use the same log in details for each one, but we recommend that you use different passwords, as this is more secure.

Council Tax, Housing Benefit and business rates

To manage your Council Tax, Housing Benefit, landlord and business rates accounts, you can create a My Bentax account.


Setting up an account on our jobs section allows you to store your personal details, employment history, skills and expertise. This can save you having to input your details each time you apply for a job with us.

You can also register your interest in a role and when a vacancy comes up we'll let you know about it.

Library catalogue

Our library catalogue allows you to search for books in the library and log into your account to request and renew books.

Barnsley Virtual Family Hub

The Barnsley Virtual Family Hub has details of events and activities for all the family, in and around the borough.

Help to get online

We've got lots of support to help you get online - from one-to-one sessions about using a tablet or computer, to training courses where you can gain a qualification.

Visit our digital skills and learning page for details of the help available to get online.

Social media

If you use social media you can follow us on Facebook, X, Instagram or YouTube. You'll be able to ask us a question, tell us something, or keep up with the latest news and events:

Contact us

Using our website is the quickest way to access our services. But if you need some help to sign into one of our websites, or to use our online services you can contact us either by phone, or email.