The Town Council has notice boards in the following locations, which display Town Council agendas, news and events:
Balmer Road Play Area
Town Clerk’s office
Langton Road Play Area
Should you wish to display a notice, the Town Council also has two community notice boards on the Tabernacle public convenience building, next to the Post Office and Woodhouse Gardens. Please print your poster and bring it into the office so we can arrange to display it for you.
The Dorset Council is the local authority responsible for collecting Council Tax. If you have any enquiries about your Council Tax please call 0345 0344 569.
The council tax charge for North Dorset residents is made up of charges for the Dorset Council, Dorset Police Authority, Dorset Fire Authority and the parish or town council.
Housing advice in North Dorset is available at:
North Dorset District Council, Nordon, Salisbury Road, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 7LL – Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Fridays will be appointments only, Thursdays drop in between 10am-3pm.
Phone: 01305 838400
at Gillingham Direct Tuesday 9am-1pm Appointments only (cancelled until November 2012) Friday 9am-1pm Appointments only
Anybody facing immediate homelessness outside these hours can contact the out of hours service on 01202 733255
Highway issues and Street Lighting
The Dorset Council is the authority that is in charge of the above services, however will not accept requests from individuals and look toward the Town Council to assess at a lower level whether the suggested amendment would be acceptable to the local community. Therefore if you have a request in relation to these matters then please Contact Us