The office is closed to the public in order to assist the government in encouraging social distancing.
Please be assured that we will still be working and will be able to respond to queries by telephone and email. Please use the details below.
We will be opening as soon as we are advised to and really look forward to welcoming you back. Please take care of yourselves, and others, during this difficult time.
You can view contact information for each Councillor on the Councillor’s information page.
The Town Clerk is the Chief Executive Officer at Blandford Forum Town Council, Town Clerk’s Office, Church Lane, Blandford Forum, DT11 7AD, who can be contacted on 01258 454500, and will be, or who is in charge of the staff who will be, in control of the data you provide. The information which you provide to this Council is necessary for the performance of a task in public interest or in an official authority to answer your queries and address your requests and failure to provide all of the information requested will impact on the service you receive. Your information will be used solely for the purpose of dealing with your request. A redacted version of your request may be published in the public domain as part of a Full Council or Committee agenda. The information will be retained as part of Town Council administrative records until there is no longer an administrative requirement, after which time it will be archived at the Dorset History Centre. You have the right to data portability, request access to, rectification or erasure of your data collected as part of this process. You have the right to lodge a complaint with the Information Commissioner.
Personal Data Consent Form
Your privacy is important to the Town Council and we would like to communicate with you about the council and its activities. To do so we need your consent and would be most grateful if you could please complete your contact information below.
If we do not receive your information we will remove you from our databases and you will no longer receive information from the Town Council.
You can find out more about how we use your data from our Privacy Notice, which is available below or from the Town Clerk’s Office. You can withdraw or change your consent at any time by contacting the Town Clerk’s Office.
Should you no longer wish to receive communications by social media (for example Facebook, Twitter or Instagram) please un-like/un-follow the page.
The Town Council records all its events, such as Remembrance Sunday and the Community Expo, by taking photographs. Some of which are included in our newsletters, on our website, or our social media accounts (for example our Facebook page, Instagram or Twitter) or in newspapers/magazines. Please contact the Town Council should you have any concerns about this.
Yes please, I would like to be contacted by the Town Council about news, events, meetings, clubs, groups, and activities in Blandford Forum. These communications may also sometimes appear on our website, or in printed or electronic form (including social media).
Thank you for taking the time to complete and submit this Consent Form. The Town Council is acting in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation/incoming Data Protection Act 2018. Please click on the Town Council’s Privacy Notice below for more information about how your personal data is processed by the Town Council.