Town Clerk's Office, Church Lane, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 7AD

Other Services

Notice Boards

The Town Council has notice boards in the following locations, which display Town Council agendas, news and events:

Balmer Road Play Area
Heddington Drive
Hunt Road
Town Clerk’s office
Holland Way
Langton Road Play Area
Salisbury Road
Corn Exchange

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.

Council Tax

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

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