A-to-Z of Services: B

Baby Naming Ceremonies


Celebrate the birth of your child

Beaufort Theatre & Ballroom


The number one venue in Ebbw Vale for drama, dance, live music and children's events

Becoming a Personal Assistant


Are you interested in becoming a personal assistant for individuals who receive a direct payment from the Council.

Becoming Bilingual Overview


Evidence base research has shown that being bilingual has many benefits,

Bedwellty House & Park


A listed Regency villa surrounded by a historic garden

Benefit cap


Information on what is and isn't included in the cap, and the grace period where the cap is not applied

Benefits Online


Manage your Housing Benefit and Council Tax reduction online

Blaenau Gwent


Information on the Blaenau Gwent area

Blaenau Gwent


Information on the Blaenau Gwent area

Blaenau Gwent Armed Forces Community Covenant


Voluntary pledge to encourage charities, local authorities, businesses, communities and individuals to offer support to service personnel and their families.

Blaenau Gwent Climate Assembly


How can we tackle climate change in Blaenau Gwent in a way that is fair and improves living standards for everyone?

Blaenau Gwent Community Hubs


Blaenau Gwent Community Hubs offer residents easy access to services in local communities operating out of town centre libraries.

Blaenau Gwent Prospectus


Find out about opportunities to grow your business in Blaenau Gwent

Blaenau Gwent Remembers


A series of remembrance services and parades are taking place around the county borough this weekend

Blaina Heritage Action Group Museum


The museum includes displays on the local coal and iron industries, chapels, schools, local societies, sport and local celebrities



Information and advice about bonfires in gardens, and complaining about nuisance which may be caused

Booking a Ceremony


How to book one of our wedding, naming or civil ceremonies

Building Control Annual Financial Statements


Local Authorities are required by the Building Regulations 2010 to publish an annual financial statement

Burglar Alarms - Key Holder Notification Scheme


How to register for the scheme and information on what the Council will do in the event of a noise nuisance alarm



Information and advice about bonfires in gardens, and complaining about nuisance which may be caused

Business Finance Initiatives


Local financial initiatives designed to encourage new investment and business development opportunities

Business Property and Land


Business units and property rental opportunities available from the Council

Business Rates (NNDR) Explanatory Notes 2023-24


This information explains some of the terms which may be used on a non-domestic rate demand and in the supporting information.

Business Rates Explained


Business Rates are a form of local taxation payable by the occupiers or owners of commercial properties such as shops, offices, pubs, warehouses and factories.

Business Rates Reductions


Find information on different types of rate relief that you may be entitled to claim.

Business testimonials


Hear from businesses benefiting from their Blaenau Gwent location

Business Waste


Business / Trade Waste 2018 – 2019 Prices



Information, events, activities, news and support for young people in Blaenau Gwent