Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Keep up to date with the latest updates from Kirklees Council , read our coronavirus help and advice and apply for COVID-19 business grant payments. If you need support or can offer support see our COVID-19 Community Response.

Leisure and culture

Bin collections

We are continuing to empty bins, but we need your support

All bin collection services are currently running as usual.

Planning applications

No paper correspondence is being accepted. Submit all correspondence electronically.

More information: Planning applications

Businesses during lockdown

Some businesses can remain open and others must close.

Business advice on lockdown and social distancing


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Changes to cremation services in Kirklees

As part of our commitment to managing the impact of Coronavirus (COVID-19), we have taken the very difficult decision to make further changes to cremation services in the Kirklees. We have made the sad decision to take no further bookings for funeral services at Dewsbury Crematorium and Huddersfield Crematorium from Monday 6 April. This is in line with new stricter


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