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Law and licensing

West Lothian Council has a variety of statutory responsibilities. Services range from registering births, deaths, marriages and civil partnerships, Civic Government Licensing, West Lothian Licensing Board, monitoring and enforcing litter and dog fouling regulations. Along with the vital work carried out by our dedicated Trading Standards and Environmental Health teams.

Updated: 13/03/13


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Trading Standards

Advice, support and conciliation service on the supply of goods and services to consumers.

Supplementary Planning Guidance

Supplementary Planning Guidance (SPG)

SPG documents and developer contribution policies for applicants.

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Advice Shop

Confidential help and advice on a range of issues.

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Online Planning Applications

Find a planning application using our online system...

Online payments

Online payments

Pay your council tax and other council bills.



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