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Dealing with financial hardship / Older people


Benefit cap / Local support scheme / Council tax reduction scheme / Under-occupation / Universal credit / Personal independence payment
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Births, deaths, marriages and civil partnerships

Births / Marriage and civil partnership / Naming ceremonies / Deaths / Order copy certificates / Historical records / Performance and customer satisfaction
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British citizenship

Application for British citizenship / Nationality checking service / Citizenship ceremonies
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Business directory / Business advice / Commercial property / Tenders and contracts / Business rates / Licensing and street trading / Trading standards / Food safety hygiene and standards / Health and safety / Business awards / Work and skills / Fairtrade / Responsible retailers
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Council tax

Pay your council tax / How much council tax you pay / Reductions / Appeals / When someone dies / Who is liable / Council tax standards / If you don't pay your council tax / Changes in your circumstances
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Schools / Adult education / Early years education / Learning for 14–19-year-olds / Financial support for pupils and students / Higher education / Continuing professional development / special educational needs
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Animal welfare / Air pollution / Noise / Pest control / Pollution information for developers and businesses / Street cleaning / Trees / Contaminated land
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Health and social care

Adult social care / Children and families / Health in Lewisham 
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Housing benefit / Find a place to live / Social housing tenants / Advice for private tenants / Advice for homeowners / Landlords / Garages / Provision for Gypsies and Travellers / Rough sleepers / Housing Matters
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Libraries in LewishamUsing the library / What's on in librariesVirtual library branch / Children's library  / Reading and booksYoung people / Home library service
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Planning applications /  Building control / Conservation and urban design / Land and premises / Planning policy / Report an unauthorised development
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Policing and public safety

Domestic violence / Hate crimeYouth offendingAntisocial behaviour / Emergencies / Neighbourhood Community Safety Service / Lewisham Community Police Consultative Group / Restorative justice / Lewisham Prevent programme / Lewisham pledge to the victims of crime
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Sport and leisure

Sport facilities / Get active / Swimming / Be active scheme / Representing Lewisham
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Roads and pavements / Cycling / Public transport / Road safety / Special needs transport / Sustainable transportDoor2door private hire 
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Waste and recycling

What can I put in my recycling bin / Your bins / Where does it go?Garden waste / Reuse and recycling centre / Large items, furniture, white goods and electricals / A to Z of recycling / Other waste and recycling / Reduce your waste
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Young people

Activities for young people / Baseline drop-in service / Learning for 14–19-year olds / The Young Mayor / Youth clubs and projects / Adventure playgrounds / Apprentices / Duke of Edinburgh's Award / Higher education student loans / LGBTQ young people / Your mental health / Mayor's Neet Programme / Your sexual health / Specialist youth work / Substance misuse service / Youth offending / Young fathers
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