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.
Data Protection Policy
Information on the Data Protection Policy.
Details for Councillor David Dawson.
Information about registering a death.
Information about bereavement.
Details of the decision making process employed at Orkney Islands Council Committee meetings.
Declaration of Interest
Details of the Councillors Register of Interests.
Deferred payment Scheme
Deferred payments allow people to avoid selling their homes up front to meet their care home fees, by entering into a legal agreement to have part of their fees paid by their local authority.
Information about Democratic Services.
Demolitions and Dangerous Structures
Information and services available on demolitions and dangerous structures.
Developing Inclusive Practice
Information about developing inclusive practice.
Development and Infrastructure
Development and Infrastructure Agendas, Reports and Minutes - May 2012 onwards.
Development and Marine Planning
Detail about the Development Planning Team.
Development and Marine Planning (Policy)
Orkney’s terrestrial and marine planning policies and related guidance.
Information on Development Briefs and a list of approved Development Briefs.
Development Briefs and Design Statements
Development Briefs and Design Statements Supplementary Guidance (7 Oct 2014.)
Development Management Guidance
Development Management Guidance.
Information on the Dial-a-Bus service in Orkney.
Diary of Council Meetings
Diary of Council Meetings.
Direct Payments, which are sometimes referred to as Self Directed Support, are an alternative way of having your needs met after your community care or children’s services assessment has identified them.
Disability Equality Scheme
Information on the Disability Equality Scheme.
Information on disabled access legislation for services and businesses.
Disabled Adaptation Grant
Information regarding disabled adaptation grants available in Orkney.
Disabled Persons Act 1978 Relief
Find out information about rates relief under the Disabled Persons Act 1978.
Information on ticketing schemes for travel in Orkney.
Door-to-Door Metal Dealers
Information for metal dealers who buy and sell on a door-to-door basis in Orkney.
Dounby School and Community Centre
Information on the Dounby School and Community Centre, Dounby, Orkney.
Drinking in Public Places in Kirkwall
View the Council's Byelaw covering drinking in public places in Kirkwall.
Dropped Kerbs / New Access
Information about permits for dropped kerbs and creating new access.
Duke of Edinburgh
Information on the Duke of Edinburgh Award.
Details for Councillor Duncan Tullock.
Dynamic Youth Awards
Information on the Dynamic Youth Awards.
Dyslexia Friendly Schools
Information about Dyslexia Friendly Schools.