Orkney Islands Council
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A to Z

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

Menu Title starting with S
SAC Details on the 6 Special Areas for Conservation (SAC) in Orkney.
Sanday Community Council Minutes of the Sanday Community Council General Meetings in Orkney.
Sanday Swimming Pool Information on Sanday Swimming Pool.
Sandy Cowie Details for Councillor Sandy Cowie.
Scapa Flow Visitor Centre and Museum Information on Scapa Flow Visitor Centre and Museum.
Scheme of Assistance Information regarding the Scheme of Assistance in Orkney.
School Catering Information on school catering services.
School Contact Information Contact information for schools in Orkney.
School Crossing Patrols Information about School Crossing Patrol Officers.
School Emergency Closures Information on school emergency closures.
School Enrolments Information on school enrolment in Orkney.
School Transport Information about school transport in Orkney.
School Website Links Orkney Grid for Learning with links to useful websites for teachers, pupils and parents.
Schools Information for schools in Orkney.
Schools FAQs Frequently asked questions related to schools and education.
Scotlands Zero Waste Plan Information on Scotland's Zero Waste Plan on the Scottish Government website.
Scottish Government Ferries Review - 5 October 2010 OIC's response to the Scottish Government Ferries Review consultation.
Scottish Local Government Elections - 4 May 2017 Information and documents regarding the Scottish Local Government Elections - 4 May 2017.
Scottish Tour Guiding Association Yellow Badge Walking Guides Scottish Tour Guiding Association Yellow Badge Walking Guides.
Scottish Welfare Fund Advice on applying for a crisis grant or community care grant in a financial emergency or disaster.
SEA-Strategic Environmental Assessment Information on strategic environmental assessments in Orkney.
Second Hand Goods Information on applying for a second hand dealers licence.
Section 12 Payments Information on Section 12 payments.
Septic Tank and Cesspit Emptying Information on septic tank and cesspit emptying for domestic households in Orkney.
Service Directory The Service Directory lists all services provided by Orkney Islands Council.
Service Standards and Performance Information on Planning's services standards and performance and the Planning Performance Framework (PPF).
Sex Shops Details of the licensing procedures relating to sex shops in Orkney.
Shapinsay Community Council Minutes of the Shapinsay Community Council General Meetings in Orkney.
Sharing Information Information about partnerships within education.
Sheltered Housing Guidance on our lettings policy in respect of sheltered housing.
Sheltered Housing Consultation The Council is currently undertaking a consultation on its sheltered housing service and is keen to seek the views of residents and a range of other stakeholders
Single Shared Assessment Information on how needs for care are assessed.
Site Inspections Information on site inspections for building projects, including application packs for site inspections and Completion Submission Form.
Site map Site map of Orkney.gov.uk
Sites of Special Scientific Interest-SSSI Information on the 36 Sites of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) in Orkney.
Skin Piercing and Tattooing Information on licensing for businesses offering skin piercing and tattooing in Orkney.
Skin Piercing, Tattooing and Acupuncture Details on applying for a license to operate a skin piercing, tattooing and acupuncture business.
Skips Information on skip permits in Orkney.
Small Business Bonus Scheme Find out information about the Small Business Bonus Scheme.
Smiddybrae House Information on Smiddybrae House care home facility.
Smoking Ban Information regarding the Smoking Ban in Scotland.
Smoking Policy Information on the Orkney Islands Council Smoking Policy (2009) in Council premises or worksites.
Solution Oriented Schools Information about solution oriented schools.
South Ronaldsay and Burray Community Council Details on a General Meeting for the South Ronaldsay and Burray Community Council.
SPA Information on the 13 Special Protection Areas in Orkney.
Special Events Details of special events supported by the Council.
Special Refuse Collections - Households Information on special refuse collection for domestic households in Orkney.
Speed Humps Information on the placement and maintenance of speed humps in Orkney.
Spillage Information on spillage of commercial waste in Orkney.
Sport and Leisure Sports and Leisure facilities in Orkney.
Sports Leaders UK Information on Sports Leaders UK courses run within Orkney.
St Andrews and Deerness Community Council Details on a General Meeting for the St Andrews and Deerness Community Council.
St Magnus Cathedral Information on St Magnus Cathedral.
St Magnus Cathedral Sub-committee St Magnus Cathedral Sub-Committee - Agendas, Reports and Minutes.
St Margarets Hope - Self Build Serviced Housing Plots St Margaret’s Hope - Self Build Serviced Housing Plots.
St Margaret's Hope (South) Development Brief The St Margaret's Hope - South, Development Brief.
St Peters House Information on St Peter's Care Home facility.
St Peters House Consultation Consultation information on potential sites for the new St Peter's House.
St Rognvalds House Information on St Rognvald's House care home facility.
St. Margaret's Hope Masterplan St Margaret's Hope Masterplan.
Staffing Information regarding the staffing at the Papdale Halls of Residence.
Staged Intervention Information about staged intervention within education.
Standard Conditions of Contract Orkney Islands Council's standard conditions of contract for goods and services.
Standard Documentation Details of some of the standard letters you can expect to receive from the Council in a tendering exercise.
Standards of Care Information about the standards of care.
State Pension Reforms Find out information about State Pension reforms.
Statement of Accounts Archive of Orkney Islands Council's Statement of Accounts.
Statement of Accounts 2013-2014 Statement of Accounts for 2013 - 2014.
Statement of Accounts 2014 - 2015 Statement of Accounts for 2014 - 2015.
Statement of Local Totals Statement of Local Totals for the Orkney Islands government area at the Scottish Independence Referendum, held on 18 September 2014.
Statement of National Totals Scottish Independence Referendum 2014 - Statement of results for the whole of Scotland.
Statistics Information on Orkney Islands Council's Statistics.
Statutory Performance Indicator Monitoring Statutory Performance Indicators, year by year for Orkney Islands Council.
Stephen Clackson Details for Councillor Stephen Clackson.
Steve Sankey Details for Councillor Steve Sankey.
Steven Heddle Details for Councillor Steven Heddle.
STHI Training STHI Training.
Stories from the Front Line A book about the extraordinary experiences of people caught up in the First World War features three stories with strong links to Orkney.
Strategic and Service Level Plans Orkney Islands Council Strategic and Service Level Plans.
Strategy and Policy Information and copies of the Orkney Islands Councils' housing related strategies and policies.
Street Lighting Information on street lighting in Orkney and how to report a fault.
Street Name Plates Details on the provision and maintenance of street name plates.
Street Trading Information on licences issued by Orkney Islands Council for street trading.
Stromness Community Council Details on all the meetings to the current date for the Stromness Community Council.
Stromness Fitness Centre Opening hours for Stromness Fitness Centre.
Stromness from the Sea Information on a short film made by Stromness Primary School P6 class, with support from local Tour Guides.
Stromness Hometown An downloadable audio journey around Stromness town, created by a project funded by THI and LEADER.
Stromness Swimming Pool and Fitness Centre Information on Stromness Swimming Pool and Fitness Centre.
Stromness THI Information on the Stromness THI project which ran between 2009 and 2014.
Stromness Town Centre Repaving Stromness Town Centre Repaving.
Stromness Townscape Heritage Initiative Information about the Stromness THI Team.
Stromness Townscape Heritage Initiative - End of Project Survey The Stromness Townscape Heritage Initiative comes to an end this year. Members of the public are being invited to complete a short questionnaire on their views of the project.
Stromness: Netherton Road Development Brief Netherton Road Development Brief.
Stromness: North End Development Brief The approved North End, Stromness Development Brief.
Stromness: Orkney Research Campus Development Brief Orkney Research Campus, Stromness.
Stromnessorkney.com Information on Stromnessorkney.com a web site for both the local community and visitors.
Stronsay Swimming Pool Information on Stronsay Swimming Pool.
Sub Committees Sub-Committees' Agendas, Reports and Minutes.
Summer Ferry Timetables Summer Ferry Timetables.
Summer Timetable Summer Timetable for Outer North Isles Air Services.
Supplementary Guidance Supplementary Guidance documents.
Support for Adults with Incapacity Information regarding the support available for adults with incapacity.
Supported Accommodation Information regarding the different types of supported accommodation available in the county.
Supported Accommodation Charges Supported Accommodation charges.
Sustainable and Active Travel Information on environmentally friendly transport in Orkney.
Sustainable Development Information on how to access reports and publications relating to sustainable development.
Sustainable Energy Strategy for Orkney Information on a Sustainable energy strategy in Orkney.
Sustainable Orkney Energy Strategy 2017-2025 Sustainable Orkney Energy Strategy 2017-2025.
Sustainable Procurement Sustainable Procurement Policy 2013 - 2015.