South Cambridgeshire District Council is committed to equality of opportunity. Find out how this is implemented within this page, including equality information about the Council and the district.

South Cambridgeshire District Council is actively promoting equality and diversity and working to combat discrimination across all 9 strands of diversity:

Age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion and belief, sex, sexual orientation

A framework which the South Cambridge District Council abides to its legal responsibilities, ensuring that policies and procedures do not adversely affect the different sections of our diverse community.

Ermine street housing

Ermine Street Housing is the trading name for South Cambs Limited, the housing company set up by South Cambridgeshire District Council. We are an independent limited company, but wholly owned by the Council. The income generated is reinvested in the Council to provide and protect valuable services our residents want and need.

In November 2015 the Council decided to expand the business and invest a further £100 million over the next 5 years, buying an additional 500 properties.

The Event Safety Advisory Group (SAG), comprises senior officers from all of the emergency services, South Cambridgeshire District Council and also representatives from other relevant organisations.
Technical studies and reports that were used for in the preparation of the Local Plan.


Hearings Programme: 16 January 2017

An updated Hearings Programme (version 16, 16 January 2017) has been published giving details, including dates where available, on future hearings blocks for both the Cambridge Local Plan and South Cambridgeshire Local Plan examinations.

The Active and Healthy 4 Life exercise referral scheme helps people make regular activity part of a new healthier lifestyle.
Improving Energy Efficiency in Residential Buildings

An overview of the examination process is available on the Examination homepage.


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