About Hampshire County Council

Hampshire County Council provides a wide range of services which make a difference to residents’ lives on a daily basis, including education, transport, planning, social care, libraries, waste management and trading standards.

The County Council is funded by a combination of grants from central Government, council tax, business rates and charges for services.

Hampshire is one of the country’s leading local authorities, with many services rated as ‘excellent’. We are proud to provide services across this diverse, historic and vibrant county.

Our ambition is to be a modern business providing public services – which mean doing things more efficiently and providing high quality, responsive services that meet the needs of our customers and improve the quality of life for the residents of Hampshire