Latest updates

Get the latest updates from the Council: waste collections updates, weather warnings, community funds, grants for businesses and residents.

Annual check of electoral register

Each year we contact every household in Harborough District to check if the details we hold are correct; we have to do this by law. If we hold an email address for you, you will receive an email from If we don’t hold an email then a paper form may be sent to your household.

Incomplete recycling collections (28/09/2023)

Unfortunately, due to a vehicle breakdown, we were unable to complete recycling collections for properties on Holly Close, Great Glen. Please leave your bin presented at the usual kerbside presentation point – do not report a missed collection. Our crews will be returning 29/09/2023 to complete any outstanding collections from today.

Online Council Tax forms intermittently unavailable

MyServices, The EClaim, ECiC and Council Tax Discounts online forms are intermittently unavailable. This issue is being investigated by our suppliers. We apologise for the inconvenience.


Midland Mainline Upgrade

Information about electrification works on the railway between Market Harborough and Wigston, including contact information and frequently asked questions, is available on the Network Rail website. Visit this page to sign up for monthly calendar email notifications from Network Rail about planned work.