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Environment and planning

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    Abandoned vehicles

    Advice about abandoned vehicles including checking if a vehicle is taxed, declared SORN and reporting an untaxed vehicle

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    Air quality alerts

    Free Air Alert Service for Sevenoaks District residents who suffers from a respiratory conditions

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    Animal welfare

    Details of our dog warden service and animal licences and permits

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    Building Control

    If you are considering building works or alterations to your home or premises, you may need building control approval

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    Cesspool and septic tank emptying

    Sevenoaks District Council's cesspool and septic tank emptying service

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    Countryside, parks and open spaces

    Sevenoaks District has some of the most stunning countryside and open spaces in the UK

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    Deaths, funerals and cremations

    Links and contacts for crematoriums, cemeteries, registering a death and welfare funerals

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    Advice and information for residents and businesses in the event of an emergency

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    Energy efficiency and conservation

    How to save energy at home, energy efficiency advice and information, including the Green Deal and the effects of Climate Change

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    Environmental health

    Smokefree law, dog warden service, fireworks advice, flytipping, invasive plants, sewers and drains and more

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    Community grants and other grant funding opportunities

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    Land and premises

    Advice on empty properties, street naming and land searches

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    Car parks and on street parking in the Sevenoaks District

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    Pest control

    Our experienced and reliable pest control team deal wasps, ants, fleas, cockroaches, bedbugs, rats and mice and provide a competitively priced service

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    Apply for planning permission, view and comment on planning applications and planning, listed building and conservation area advice

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    Advice on common nuisance and pollution problems and how to report them

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    Recycling, rubbish, and other wastes

    Refuse and recycling services available in the Sevenoaks District

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    Roads, highways and pavements

    Information on roads, pavements, street lights and associated maintenance

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    Street care and cleaning

    Advice on animal fouling, graffiti, fly tipping and street cleaning

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    Tree management

    Find out about tree management and how to apply for works to protected trees