Do you know your collection day? Visit the Council website and put your postcode into the ‘Services in Your Area’ section for lots of useful information including how to recycle and when your collection day is:www.bathnes.gov.uk. Make sure you use the correct containers to help prevent gulls and other pests breaking into your rubbish.
Have you introduced yourself to your new neighbours? They will be a good source of information about the local area.
Make sure you lock doors and windows when you leave the house. Register items free on Immobilisewww.immobilise.com. To find out who your local Police team are visitwww.avonandsomerset.police.uk. Do you have insurance for your belongings?
Council Tax and Registering Address at University
You need to register your new address with your university and apply for Council Tax ex-emption. Find out on the council’s website