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Annual canvass of electors 2023

Our annual canvass of electors is underway – ensuring everyone eligible to vote across our districts can have their say in any forthcoming elections or referendums.

Voting in person - Neighbourhood Planning Referendums

Following the introduction of the UK Government requirement (May 2023), voters will need to show photo ID when voting in person in the upcoming Neighbourhood Planning referendums (NPR).

Supporting Ukrainian refugees

This webpage provides information for residents in Suffolk about how they can provide support to Ukrainian refugees.

Our achievements highlighted in new reports

Millions of pounds of investment, action to combat climate change, and support for thousands of residents and businesses are amongst our achievements captured in two reports published this week.

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Councils introduce new project to improve wellbeing of young people

Babergh & Mid Suffolk District Councils have introduced a new scheme to improve the wellbeing of young people in schools and connect them with their communities.

Blueprint for districts’ development 'sound'

Planning Inspectors have delivered their verdict on Babergh and Mid Suffolk District Council’s Joint Local Plan – the blueprint for the districts’ future development until 2037, providing clarity for communities and developers.

Councils join forces with Jobcentre Plus

Babergh and Mid Suffolk District Councils have launched a new partnership with Jobcentre Plus to bolster the local economy with a series of recruitment fairs.

Works start on new loos at Gaol Lane in Sudbury

Works to modernise ageing public toilets at Gaol Lane in Sudbury get underway this week.