Trafford Council

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Trafford, along with the rest of Greater Manchester and England, is under a national lockdown from Tuesday, 5 January 2021.

For information on the government's roadmap out of lockdown visit the government website.

View the latest updates and advice.

About your Council

Contact your councillor, compliments, comments and complaints

Adults & older people

Search for social care services, report concerns about an adult and other useful links


New claims, view existing claim, appeals and more

Bereavement, burials & cremations

Cemetaries and crematoria, bereavement support, burial records and more

Bins & Recycling

Bin collection dates, bulky item collections and how to report an issue

Births, deaths & marriages

Including marriage, registering a birth and registering a death


General advice on how Brexit may affect Trafford.

Advice and information on the potential business impact of Brexit in Trafford.

Budgets & accounts

Revenue & capital budgets and members' allowances

Business in Trafford

Inward investment and locations for business

Business rates & taxes

View your business rates account

Children & families

Adoption, fostering, childcare, special educational needs & disabilities (SEND)


The Trafford Partnership and Community Safety


General Council complaints and councillor complaints


View and take part in current Council consultations

Councillors & committees

Information about your local councillors and executive decisions

Council Tax

Ways to pay your Council Tax and tell us about a change

Data protection

FOI and data protection at Trafford Council.

Digital Trafford

Support with getting online and staying safe online, digital respources and learning, and the iDEA award.


Register to vote and election results


Including pest control and environmental health


Information on applying for housing and Trafford Home Search


Vacancies and apprenticeships with Trafford Council

Land & premises

Including our property search


Renew and reserve books, browse the catalogue and what's on at Trafford libraries

Licenses & permits

Including the A-Z of licences, licensing applications and Taxi and Private Hire News

Parks & open spaces

Parks, allotments, bowling greens & tree management

Planning & building control

Planning for householders and businesses

Public health

The top five priorities for Trafford Public Health, latest health advice, Public Health promotions.


School admissions, term dates, school meals and details of schools in Trafford

Sport and Leisure

Parks and open spaces, leisure centres and allotments

Transport, streets & parking

Pay a parking fine, report a problem on a road and current roadworks

Trading Standards

Including consumer advice

Visit trafford

The Trafford area has a long heritage with over 200 listed buildings, including the beautiful 18th-century Dunham Massey, and is home to a plethora of outstanding nature reserves. #FindYourSpaceTrafford

COVID-19 news

Non-essential businesses reminded of closure rules

Trafford Council is reminding non-essential businesses about restrictions on opening as the national lockdown continues.

Latest information