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.

Menu Title starting with P
Papa Westray Community Council Minutes of the Papa Westray Community Council General Meetings in Orkney.
Papdale Halls of Residence Information about the Papdale Halls of Residence.
Parental Involvement Information about Education and Leisure Services Parental Involvement.
Parental Involvement Act Information about the Parental Involvement Act 2006.
Parking - Disabled People Information about parking for disabled people.
Parking and Car Parks Information about car parks in Orkney.
Parking Fines Information about parking fines.
Parking Permits Information about parking permits.
Participation Requests Information on Participation Requests.
Partnership with Parents and Young People Information about partnerships with parents and young people.
Pension Fund Annual Reports Pension Fund Annual Reports published by Orkney Islands Council.
Pension Fund Sub-committee Pension Fund Sub-Committee Agendas, Reports and Minutes.
Pension Fund Sub-Committee/Pension Board Information on the Pension Fund Sub-Committee/Pension Board.
Pensions The Pensions Section administers the pension arrangements for all employees of Orkney Islands Council.
People and Teams Information about the people and teams involved in education.
Performance Reporting on the performance of Orkney Islands Council Services.
Performance - OHAC Performance Framework for Orkney Health and Care.
Performance Matters for Building Standards Information on performance indicators for building standards in Orkney.
Performance Reporting Performance reporting page created for the purposes of reporting on complaints statistics.
Performance Reporting within Particular Council Areas Each year we produce a variety of Council reports and publications which contain information about the Council’s performance across a number of particular Council areas. Here we list and provide easy access to those reports and publications most likely to be of interest to the general public
Permit to Occupy the Road Information about licences for any display or temporary construction which may protrude or project over a public highway.
Permits and Applications Permit and Applications Details of all permits and applications relating to road construction consent, roadworks, road closures and permission to occupy the road.
Personal Independence Payment Find out information about Personal Independence Payments.
Pest Control Information on Pest Control in Orkney.
PHoR Menu Papdale Halls of Residence menu.
PHoR News News for the Papdale Halls of Residence.
PHoR Newsletters Newsletters for the Papdale Halls of Residence.
Planning Information about Development Management and its responsibility for planning applications.
Planning and Building Information on the permissions required in order to develop land and buildings.
Planning Committee Planning Agendas, Reports and Minutes.
Planning Constraints Information about constraints on planning applications.
Planning for Open Space Planning for Open Space.
Planning Policy Advice Information about Orkney Islands Council's related planning documents.
Planning the Funeral Information about planning a funeral.
Planning, Development and Regulatory Services Information on Planning, Development and Regulatory Services in Orkney.
Plans Details of Active Schools plans.
Plans and Policies Information on Plans and Policies.
Plastics Recycling in Orkney Here on Orkney, we accept type 1 (PET) and type 2 (HDPE) plastics bottles only.
Play Areas Details of play areas in Orkney.
Playing Fields Information on Playing Fields that can be booked through Orkney Islands Council.
Point of Ness Campsite Information on Point of Ness Campsite.
Police and Fire Sub-committee Police and Fire Sub-Committee Agendas, Reports and Minutes.
Policy and Procedure Information on Adult Support and Protection Policy and Procedure.
Policy and Resources Policy and Resources Agendas, Reports and Minutes.
Polling Districts and Places Consultation Polling Districts and Places Consultation.
Pollution Information on different kinds of pollution in Orkney.
Pool and Fitness Prices Prices for use of the swimming pools and fitness centres.
Pools and Sports Centres Pools and sports centres operated by Orkney Islands Council.
Poppies Weeping Window Weeping Window will open at St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall on 22 April
PPR Form PPR (Prior Permission Required) form for use for island airfields in Orkney.
Pre-Application Advice Advice on whether or not a planning application is required, and if it is, whether or not your proposal is likely to be acceptable.
Precautions in Case of Pandemic Precautions in Case of Pandemic.
PREVENT PREVENT is part of the UK Government’s Counter-Terrorism strategy (also known as CONTEST). PREVENT means helping to safeguard people and communities from the threat of terrorism by helping to prevent people from becoming terrorists or supporting violent extremism.
Primary Care Primary Care information for general practice, community nursing, pharmacy, optician and dental services in Orkney.
Privacy Policy Orkney Islands Council Privacy Policy.
Private Sector Landlords Information for individuals who are or are looking to become a landlord.
Private Sector Tenants Information for private sector tenants.
Private Water Supplies Information regarding private water supplies in Orkney.
Procurement Information on Procurement within Orkney.
Procurement Information Information on how to access reports and publications relating to procurement.
Procurement Strategy 2019 to 2021 Orkney Islands Council's Procurement Strategy for 2019 to 2021.
Programmes Details of Active Schools programmes running in schools.
Properties for Lease Information on property offered for lease by the Orkney Islands Council.
Properties for Sale Information on property for sale in Orkney.
Property Information about property available for lease, for sale, our property asset management plan and asset transfer requests and the community empowerment legislation.
Property Development Information on Property Development within Orkney.
Property Repairs Information for private sector landlords regarding property repairs.
Property Repairs and the Repairing Standard Information regarding The Repairing Standard.
Protective Services Information on how to access reports and publications relating to protective services, including environmental health and trading standards.
Public Art Art in public places and public art commissions.
Public Bus Services Information on bus services in Orkney.
Public Charitable Collections Information about applying for public charitable collections.
Public Entertainment Information on public entertainment licences, when they are required and how to apply.
Public Holidays Details of public holidays when Orkney Islands Council will be closed to the public.
Public Inspection Notices Public Inspection Notices.
Public Notices The latest Public Notices for Orkney Islands Council.
Public Register A list of applications for Building Warrants received by Orkney Islands Council.
Public Weighbridges Information on Public Weighbridges in Orkney.
Pupil Care and Welfare Policy documents and information relating to Pupil Care and Welfare.
Pupil Support Information on pupil support.

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