The A-Z of Services is a list of public services provided by Orkney Islands Council, alphabetically arranged and hyper-linked to the web page where the topic is discussed in greater detail. This is very similar to the way a traditional index, that is usually found to the rear of non-fiction books, works.
Search the A-Z of Services
Calendar of events and dates for Orkney Islands Council, Community Councils and schools within Orkney.
Campsites and Hostels
Information on Campsites and Hostels in Orkney.
Carbon Management Programme
Information on the Carbon Management Programme.
Care and Repair
Information regarding the services provided by Care and Repair.
Care at Home Services
Orkney Health and Care Partnership is committed to providing flexible, responsive and good quality Care at Home Services, which reflect individual need and preferences, and encourage people to live as independently as possible in their own home, as well as to support carers in their caring role.
Information regarding the Care Inspectorate's role in the services provided by the Papdale Halls of Residence.
Careers in Environmental Health
Information on careers in environmental health in Orkney.
Orkney Health and Care Charges.
Charities and Non Profit Making Organisations
Find out information about rates relief for Charities and Non profit Making Organisations.
Chief Officers Blog
Blog by the Chief Officer for the Joint Integration Board.
Chief Social Work Officer
The role of the Chief Social Work Officer.
Chief Social Work Officer Annual Reports
Annual reports by the Chief Social Work Officer.
Child Performance Licence
Information and guidance about applying for Child Performance Licences.
Child Protection information for Orkney.
Child Protection and Children's Social Work
Information on how to access reports and publications relating to child protection and children's social work.
Child Protection Training
This page contains information and updates from the Child Protection Committee Subgroup - Child Protection Training.
Information about the Orkney Childcare Partnership concerned with the well-being of all children in Orkney, including those affected by inequality, vulnerability, or disability.
Children and Families Health Services
Health Services relating to Children and Families.
Children and Families Service and Criminal Justice
Information about the services offered for Children and Families and Criminal Justice.
Children and Families Social Work Team
Information, advice, guidance and direct practical and therapeutic support to children, young people and their families.
Choice Based Lettings Consultation
Choice Based Lettings consultation.
Information for people whose lives are affected by suicide.
Survey on the 'Read between the Lines' campaign ran between January and April 2015.
Christmas and New Year Holiday Period
Information for closing dates and times for Orkney Islands Council over the Christmas and New Year holiday period. Also includes contact information for out of hours and emergencies relating to Council services. Waste and Recycling information is also included.
Civic Government Licences - Approved Licence Lists
List of applications approved under delegated powers, the Civic Government Scotland Act 1982.
Civic Government Licensing
Civic Government Licensing.
Information about civil partnerships.
Find out information about the Universal Credit claimant commitment.
CLD Strategic Guidance
Information about the Community Learning and Development strategic guidance.
Clerks to Community Councils
Contact details of the Clerks for the various Community Councils in Orkney.
Information relating to the development of sports clubs.
Details of the 'firstclub' golf programme within Orkney.
Information on objects and collections from museums operated by Orkney Islands Council.
College Management Council
College Management Council - Agendas, Reports and Minutes.
College Management Council - 5 November 2018
College Management Council Sub-committee - 5 November 2018.
Commenting on an Application
Information on how to comment on a planning application and what happens to the comments.
Information about the collection and disposal of commercial and business waste in Orkney.
Committee membership details for Orkney Islands Council.
Committees Agendas, Reports and Minutes - May 2012 onwards.
Committees: Agendas, Reports and Minutes
Details of Council committees and meetings.
Information about forms of communication.
Communication and Engagement Strategy
Orkney Health and Care's Communication and Engagement Strategy.
Information on how to access reports and publications relating to community care.
Information on services and facilities available in Town Halls and Community Centres in Kirkwall and Stromness.
Community Council Elections - 2017
Community Council Elections - 2017
Community Council Meeting Dates
Meeting Dates for Community Councils in Orkney.
Community Council Minutes
Information on minutes and agendas regarding community councils in Orkney.
Information on Community Councils in Orkney.
Information on Community Development in Orkney.
Community Development Fund
Information about the Community Development Fund.
Community Development Fund Sub-committee
Information about the Community Development Fund Sub-Committee, Agendas, Reports and Minutes.
Community Learning and Development
Information about Community Learning and Development in Orkney.
Community Learning Classes
Information about community learning classes in Orkney.
Community Mental Health Team
Information on Mental Health Services for adults and children.
Details of Community Planning in Orkney.
Community Seminars and Workshops
Community Seminars and Workshops.
Information about community sports.
Community Transport Grant Scheme 2019-2020
The purpose of the Community Transport Grant Scheme is to provide assistance to community transport groups and trusts, with the aim to provide and deliver transport services for leisure and social purposes where there are no conventional public transport services available.
Complaints, Compliments and Feedback - Council
Information about the complaints, compliments and feedback procedure regarding Orkney Islands Council's services.
Complaints, Compliments and Feedback - OHAC
Give feedback, give a compliment or make a complaint regarding services provided by Orkney Health and Care.
Complementary Initiatives by the Stromness Town Heritage Initiative (THI).
The Orkney Islands Council Completion Certificate register contains a list of Building Warrants that have been completed and issued with a Completion Certificate or a Completion Acceptance by the Building Standards Function.
Concerned About a Child
What to do if you are concerned about the safety of a child.
Information on concessionary travel.
Information and advice on conservation in Orkney.
Information on conservation areas in Orkney.
Information on Conservation Grants in Orkney.
Consultation and Engagement
Information on Consultation and Engagement.
Consultation and Engagement (OHAC)
Information relating to Orkney Health and Care consultations and engagement.
Consultation and Engagement Report 2016
OHAC Strategic Commissioning Plan Consultation and Engagement Report 2016.
A diary of key dates and events for the Tough Times - Tough Choices consultation 2010 and 2011.
Consultation on Council Charges
Consultation on Council Charges.
Consultation on Draft Procurement Strategy 2019 to 2021
Consultation on Draft Procurement Strategy 2019 to 2021
Education and Leisure's consultation activities.
Contact Information and Useful Links
Contact information for the Lord-Lieutenant and useful links relating to the duties of the Lord-Lieutenant.
Contact details for Orkney Islands Council.
Contact Us - CLD Services
Contacts for Community Learning and Development Services in Orkney.
Contact Us - Development and Marine Planning
Information about contacting the Development and Marine Planning Team at Orkney Islands Council.
Contact Us - Housing and Homelessness
Contact information for Orkney Islands Council's Housing and Homelessness Sections.
Contact Us - IJB
Ways to contact the Integration Joint Board.
Contact Us - Kirkwall THI
How to contact the Kirkwall THI team.
Contact Us / Find us
Information on how to contact and find the Papdale Halls of Residence.
Parental involvement contacts in Education and Leisure Services.
contactSCOTLAND, the online British Sign Language (BSL) interpreting service uses video relay interpreting to enable Deaf BSL users to have increased access to public services in Scotland.
Contract Standing Orders
Details of Orkney Islands Council's Contract Standing Orders.
Live contracts currently in place for Orkney Islands Council and Orkney Islands Council Harbour Authority.
Tough Times - Tough Choices Convener's Blog.
Cooling Tower Registration
Information on the registration of cooling towers and evaporative condensers in Orkney.
Co-ordinated Support Plans
Information on Co-ordinated Support Plans.
An overview of the Core Paths Plan and accompanying maps.
Core Paths SEA
Information about the Strategic Environmental Assessment of the Core Paths planning consultation.
Corporate Asset Plan 2013 to 2018
Corporate Asset Management Plan 2013 to 2018.
Corporate Strategic Plan 2008 to 2013
Information about Orkney Islands Council's Corporate Strategic Plan for 2008 - 2013.
Corporate Strategic Plan 2013 - 2018
This page contains details of the Council's Corporate Strategic Plan for 2013 - 2018.
Corrigall Farm Museum
Information on Corrigall Farm Museum.
Council information for Orkney Islands Council.
Details for Orkney Islands Council byelaws.
Details of charges for all Council services.
Council Grants and Funds
Information about Council grants and funds.
Council Homes for rent
Council homes currently available for let.
Information for council tenants.
Orkney Islands Council’s key priorities and targets.
Council Plan Monitoring
Council Plan monitoring reports which show how well we are meeting our key priorities and targets.
Information about Orkney Islands Councils long term plans.
Information on Council Policies.
Council Risk Register
Orkney Islands Council’s Risk Register lists the threats to our services and planned developments and improvements.
Council Service Plans
Services and activities provided by the Chief Executive’s Service; Corporate Services; Education, Leisure and Housing; Development and Infrastructure; and Orkney Health and Care.
Council Strategic Planning Framework
the Council’s policy document that describes our arrangements for strategic level planning, service self-assessment, service planning, managing risk, managing performance, managing business continuity, and for reporting Council performance to the public.
Details of the structure of Orkney Islands Council.
Information on council tax at Orkney Islands Council.
Information on the Code of Conduct for Councillors, which is enforced by the Standards Commission for Scotland.
Orkney Islands Council Councillor profiles.
Details of Councillors in the Orkney Isles.
Councillors and Committees
Information about Orkney Islands Council's Councillors and Committees.
Councillors Record of Claims
Details of Councillors' Record of Claims.
Covert Human Intelligence Source
Information, policy and procedure regarding the operation of Covert Human Intelligence Source (CHIS) activities.
Information about Covert Surveillance (CS).
Creative Learning Network
The Creative Learning Network is part of a national initiative from Creative Scotland and Education Scotland to develop creative learning networks across Scotland, which interact and share news, information and opportunities.
Criminal Justice Social Work
Information on how to access reports and publications relating to criminal justice social work.
Criminal Justice Team
Information on services relating to offenders, community safety and public protection.
Criminal Record Checks
Information on criminal record checks for posts where these are necessary.
Advice to food businesses on controlling cross contamination of E Coli 0157
Cultural and Community Services
Information on how to access reports and publications relating to cultural and community services.
Information on the Culture Fund.
Current Access Consultations.
Current Consultations - Housing Services
Information regarding Orkney Islands Councils' current housing related consultations.
Current Register of Premises and Personal Licences
Current Register of Premises and Personal Licence information.
Curriculum For Excellence
Information about the implementation of Curriculum for Excellence in Orkney.
Information on Customer Services at Orkney Islands Council.
Customer Services Survey 2014
Orkney Islands Council is seeking public views on the performance of its Customer Services function and whether it is meeting the high standards it has set itself.
Cycle Paths and Parking
Information on cycle paths and parking in Orkney.
Information and advice on cycling in Orkney.