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.
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.
Carer Support Services
Carer Support Services
Arts development case studies.
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.
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.
Childcare Information – Childminders and Toddler Groups.
Information about the Orkney Childcare Partnership concerned with the well-being of all children in Orkney, including those affected by inequality, vulnerability, or disability.
Information about registered childminders in Orkney
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.
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.
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.
College Management Council
College Management Council - Agendas, Reports and Minutes.
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.
Committees: Agendas, Reports and Minutes
Details of Council committees and meetings.
Communication and Engagement Strategy
Orkney Health and Care's Communication and Engagement Strategy.
The Communications Team keeps our community informed about the Council, its policies, activities and events.
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.
A summary of the main issues raised by local people during Orkney Islands
Council’s Community Conversation meetings held in June 2018.
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.
Information about community sports.
Community Transport Grant Scheme 2020-2021
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.
Information about Orkney Islands Council's complaints procedure.
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.
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.
Information on concessionary travel.
Information and advice on conservation in Orkney.
Information on conservation areas 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 on Draft Procurement Strategy 2019 to 2021
Consultation on Draft Procurement Strategy 2019 to 2021
Consultations which took place during 2020.
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 / Find us
Information on how to contact and find the Papdale Halls of Residence.
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.
Cooling Tower Registration
Information on the registration of cooling towers and evaporative condensers in Orkney.
Coordinated Support Plans
Information on Coordinated Support Plans.
An overview of the Core Paths Plan and accompanying maps.
Information about Coronavirus.
Coronavirus (Covid-19) - Information for staff
Coronavirus (Covid-19): information and advice for staff.
Coronavirus (Covid-19) - Latest communications for staff)
Message from the Interim Chief Executive
Firstly, I would like to ...
Coronavirus (Covid-19) - Latest Updates
All of the latest news regarding Coronavirus (Covid-19)
Coronavirus (Covid-19) - Wellbeing
Responsibilities for staff working from home
Working from home is ...
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.
Corporate Strategic Plan 2018 - 2023
The Council Plan 2018 - 2023 is about what we want to do for Orkney. It describes our ambitions and where we want to put our efforts over the coming years. It is a result of the contribution of ideas and debate by all the Elected Members of this new Council.
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.
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.
Cycle Paths and Parking
Information on cycle paths and parking in Orkney.
Information and advice on cycling in Orkney.