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Rights and citizenship

You might be interested in the following rights and citizenship information

Blackpool Customer First

You can contact us by… You can order most services, pay for things, and find information quickly and easily on this website. So you don’t need to go to the trouble of phoning, emailing, writing to us or visiting, please go to the relevant part of the website to find what you want, before you contact us in any other way: Search our website You can find services by using the search function at the top of any page There are clear links to all our services on the home page To make a payment, go to our payments page Alternatively visit one of our top task pages Change your address details Benefits Bin collections Report fly-tipping or dumped rubbish Replacement/new bin Report dog fouling Enquire about a Blue Badge General waste enquiry Housing repairs Can’t find what you want online then please see ways of contacting us below. Telephone For general enquiries or to contact our Customer First team please ring 01253 477477.

Information last updated 20 July 2017

National information

Citizens Advice

Check the Consumer section for advice on buying on the Internet, returning goods, rogue traders, choosing and comparing energy suppliers etc.

Law Society - find a solicitor

Search the database of registered solicitors, and find further guidance about paying for legal services, specialist solicitors, lawyers for businesses etc.

Legal aid

Find out about Legal Aid, eligibility criteria and how to claim it.

UK legislation

Search the official portal to the full text of all legislation from 1988 to the present day.


Register to vote or apply for vote by proxy.

Which? Consumer rights

Find sample letters, step-by-step guides to how to place a complaint and guidance on relevant legislation.

Write to them

Get help in identifying and writing a message to your local councillor, MP or MEPs.