Government of Jersey News
Need a new registration card? Apply now from the comfort of your home: gov.je/registrationca…
The Order Paper for the next week's States Assembly is now available.
READ IT HERE: ow.ly/MUos50ysg5H
On Tuesday 25 February, the second of 12 Closer to Home roadshows will take place at St Ouen’s Parish Hall: bit.ly/37LM5Ez
Resurfacing work on Plat Douet road, from the junction of La Grande Route de la Cote to the junction with La Blinerie will begin ahead of schedule on Monday, 24 February. bit.ly/2SJSbBd
A helpline is available for anybody who is concerned they may have symptoms of Coronavirus: 01534 445566
The helpline is open between 8am and 11pm, but you can leave a message outside of these hours and your call will be returned: gov.je/Coronavirus
Are you having a 70th birthday this year? 🎈 If so, you’re now eligible for a shingles vaccine from your GP. Contact your surgery to make an appointment: gov.je/shingles
If you’d be kind enough to RT this we’d be grateful. Thanks. twitter.com/stbreladejsy/s…
Email from from @GovJersey #recyclingdept There’s an issue with some of the ’new design’ @JsyDairy milk cartons appearing in the cardboard recycling. The new brown cartons aren’t cardboard, they are a mix of cardboard/plastic and can’t be recycled along with cardboard #eco
We would like to hear your views on the Minister for the Environment's draft planning guidance for the redevelopment and regeneration of the land at Cyril Le Marquand House: ow.ly/E0Pq50yrcwC
The mix-adjusted average price of dwellings sold in Jersey increased 7% in 2019 compared with 2018. You can read the full report here: ow.ly/lH2c50yrk1V
Vehicles in the Growth, Housing and Environment Parking Control Compound will be disposed of unless claimed within a period of seven days gov.je/gazette/pages/…
We have just published: House Price Index Fourth Quarter 2019. You can read the full report here: gov.je/News/2020/Page…
The States will be meeting next week. You are welcome to attend the sitting or, if you can't make it in person, watch it live here:
A helpline has been launched by Health & Community Services for anybody who is concerned that they may have Coronavirus: 01534 445566.
The helpline is open between 8am and 11pm, but you can leave a message outside of hours & your call will be returned: gov.je/Coronavirus
Tomorrow (February 20th) we are publishing the House Price Index - Fourth Quarter 2019 Report. It should be available on our website at 10am. You can find all our publication dates on our website here: ow.ly/QCQK50yo1SU.
Due to a technical fault, the live waiting times at Customer and Local Services in La Motte Street are not available today. Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience: https://t.co/7niJd2Y6cD
Germs can live on surfaces for hours, to protect yourself & others:
🔵Carry tissues with you, use them when you sneeze or cough
🔵Bin the tissue & wash your hands
This is the best way to slow the spread of almost any germs, including Coronavirus: gov.je/coronavirus
Were you born in 1950 or know somebody who was? Make sure you're vacinated against shingles during 2020. The cost of the vaccine is funded by Health and Community Services bit.ly/39XBU1t
Thanks Moz, yes, we’re also eager to have other parishes follow suit. Small beginnings, but going forward we could make a great difference to our Island home. twitter.com/mozscott/statu…
These are the recommendations that were adopted by @StBreladeJsy last evening. Nothing overly radical but a start. So how about other Parishes and businesses considering adopting these or similar recommendations?
**Parish Assemby Update**
At the Assembly last night Mr Peter Norman was re-elected as Procureur du bien publique, Raoul Gear was re-elected as Centenier and Nichola Hill elected as Constable’s Officer for the Vingtaine de Quennevais. We appreciate their service to the parish
Join local author Penny Byrne and discover the story behind the first Adventures of the Jersey Bears, followed by some seaside themed crafts and activities at @JerseyLibrary today from 2pm to 3pm. For children aged 4–8. Free admission.
Are you a parent or carer of a baby or young child? At our Closer to Home roadshow event on Tues 25 Feb (2pm – 7pm) at St Ouen's Parish Hall, there's activities for you & your little one – from baby weigh-ins, library pop-ups, craft activities, & more: gov.je/closertohome
Your pension age is changing. To find out what age you can claim your Social Security pension, visit gov.je/pensionage
Could you foster a child with complex needs? We're looking for intensive foster carers to offer family-based placements for children and young people who require specialist care bit.ly/2SCstyj
Did you receive our leaflet about filing online with your personal tax return? For the first time, you have the option to file your return online instead of using the paper form, making it quicker, easier and more convenient. Find out more: gov.je/mytaxreturn 💻
Next week (February 27th) we are publishing the Smoking profile. It should be available on our website at 10am. You can find all our publication dates on our website here: ow.ly/btpc50yonVa.
Fancy a blind date with a book? @JerseyLibrary's special stand of 'blind dates with books' contains a selection of titles selected by an expert panel of judges. For your own blind date, pick up a title, check it out as normal, take it home and see how the two of you get on!
Wondering what to study at university? Come along to the Higher Education Presentation Evening, Wednesday 18 March from 5pm at Hautlieu School where 26 individual presentations will be taking place. For a full list of free presentations: gov.je/highereducatio…
The YES project from @JsyYouthService provides confidential advice & support for people under 25. Open Monday to Friday from 12pm to 6pm, located in the Link in Eagle House, you don’t need to book an appointment, their friendly Youth Workers will offer you a coffee & listen
Join local author Penny Byrne and discover the story behind the first Adventures of the Jersey Bears, followed by some seaside themed crafts and activities at @JerseyLibrary on Wednesday 19 February from 2pm to 3pm. For children aged 4–8. Free admission.
From today, Tuesday, 18 to Friday, 21 February, the east bound lane of Georgetown junction with Victoria Road and Bagot Road will be closed between 7.30am and 6pm. For the latest updates: gov.je/roadworks 🚧
**Parish Electoral Assembly**
Tomorrow the 18th of February at Communicare, St Brelade at 7pm. First order of business is to elect a new Procureur and a Centenier. We will also be electing a new Constable’s Officer and approving the carbon neutral strategy for the Parish #PoSB
You have a toddler? We have a group. Starting again at the #PoSB Parish Hall every Tuesday morning 09:30-11:30 from the 10th of March. If you need more info please contact Karen Jones on: 07797 847 196 or email her at: email@example.com
Islanders are being warned against the risks of taking MDMA, after a young man died at the weekend. Anyone who feels unwell after taking any drug or who has concerns about the wellbeing of someone they know, should seek urgent medical attention or call 999 bit.ly/3bJ1lVT
Intensive foster caring is a specialist, full-time role to care for children who present highly complex needs & challenging behaviours. Difficulties often stem from early developmental trauma & children who require close proximity and specialist care. bit.ly/ApplytoFoster
Due to a technical fault, the live waiting times at Customer and Local Services in La Motte Street are not available today. Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience: gov.je/cls