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Free sporting fun for all the family at Brownstown 3G pitch!
Everyone regardless of age or ability should have access to free, local outdoor space for sport play and recreation – this is the ethos behind Fields in Trust (FIT), a national charity that operates throughout the UK to safeguard recreationa »
Mamma Mia - Brownlow Community Hub
Council’s doggy bag giveaway to support local dog owners
Dog owners are being advised that from 21st August the fine for not picking up after their dog will be increasing from £50 to £80. To help owners on the right path and promote responsible ownership Craigavon Borough Council’s »
FREE events at Artspace
Kick off the last week of the school holidays with some FREE creative events at Artspace! On Monday 25th and Tuesday 26th August Craigavon Borough Council’s Arts Development studio at Oxford Island Nature Reserve opens its doors from 10a »
Summer Tennis Programmes!
Wimbledon wannabes across the Borough are embracing the tennis season with a number of Parks tennis programmes taking place throughout Craigavon! Young people descended on Brownstown Park at the end of July to take part in a tennis programme d »

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About Craigavon Borough Council
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How Council Works
The Council spends £21 million providing a wide range of quality services to the 86,000 people living in the area - evidence in itself that the Council is involved in many aspects of the Borough.

craigavonThe Council provides over 80 services to the local population. Key services include refuse collection and disposal, street cleansing, community development, economic development, environmental health, leisure services, parks provision, arts, tourism development and sports development.

Our Vision is to "serve and lead people in Craigavon". To continuously improve and develop our services and our leadership so that by working together we improve our quality of life, develop pride in our community and shape our future.

Main Council Functions

The Council is responsible for three main functions;

  • Service Provision


  • Advocacy - The Council represents all the residents in the Borough and lobbies Government Agencies and other bodies to acquire benefits for the Borough through both a consultative and representative role. Councillors can also influence education, planning, roads, health & social services by representing local people's interests. However, the Council does not have any direct responsibility for these areas.

  • Development - The Council acts as the main body in attracting investment for further developments throughout the Borough and helps other organisations to do likewise.
  • Main Council Meeting

    The main Council meeting is where decisions made by all the Committees are usually ratified. They are held on the first and third Monday of every month at 6.00pm at the Civic Centre and are open to the public.

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    Craigavon Borough Council,  PO Box 66, Lakeview Road, 
    Craigavon, Co. Armagh, BT64 1AL
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    Tel: +44 (0) 28 38312400 | Fax: +44 (0) 28 38312444
    Minicom: +44 (0) 28 38329757
    Email: contact.us@craigavon.gov.uk

    Irish and Ulster Scots Voicemail Service

    The Council now provides an Irish and Ulster Scots voicemail service for any member of the public who wishes to ring using these languages. Simply ring the Council and ask to be put through to the service.  You will then hear a voicemail message in that language and be asked to leave your message.  We will then have your message translated and a response sent.
     
     

     

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