Doing what’s right for Ryedale

As your district council, we provide many of the services that people rely on day-to-day, such as housing, waste and recycling collection, local planning, leisure and recreation and environmental health – plus a lot more besides. We work actively with communities to give everyone in Ryedale the best opportunities and the best quality of life.

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Local government reorganisation

The government has announced its decision on how councils in North Yorkshire will change in 2023. Find out about the decision and what it will mean, and read the Secretary of State's written statement on his decision.

Improve your home's energy efficiency

Energy efficiency grants for your home

Did you know we've got a number of grants, loans and support in place to help you make your home energy efficient?

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Protect your loved ones 24/7 with Ryecare Lifeline - still less than £1 per day

Ryecare Lifeline is a call button, worn as a bracelet or necklace, that connects to our 24-hour Ryecare call-centre. If the wearer takes a fall or has an emergency they can press the button to get help immediately - even if they cannot get to the phone.

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Keep up-to-date - sign up for our monthly citizens e-newsletter

Stay right up-to-date with what's happening in Ryedale and what the Council is doing by signing up for our monthly citizen's newsletter. Signing up takes seconds, it's completely free and you can unsubscribe at any time. Got a business? You can also sign up for our business newsletter for specific news about business support and initiatives.

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Apply for a Community Environmental Grant

Great news. We've launched a £10k Community Environmental Grant Scheme to help community groups deliver small scale climate change projects.

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