HALESWORTH TOWN COUNCIL
The Town Council has a major role in acting as a ‘watch-dog’ for the town and in reporting matters to the principal authorities at Waveney District and Suffolk County Councils .The Council is consulted on all Planning Applications, Highway matters and the delivery of other services to Halesworth. The Council supports local voluntary bodies; can initiate cultural, leisure and environmental projects and can secure funding from outside bodies for the benefit of local initiatives. The Council is also responsible for allotments and the local Wednesday Market in Halesworth.
The Town Council has few powers but does its best to influence decisions taken by the District and County Councils for the benefit of Halesworth and its residents.
Please look at the website to get a full flavour of the Town Council’s role!
EAST SUFFOLK COUNCIL
East Suffolk Council is responsible for the collection of Council Tax and non-domestic rates; environmental health; licensing of public houses and places of entertainment; housing policy and local plans and planning applications; leisure centres; public conveniences; waste collection; public car parks and maintenance of Council owned land.
General Enquiries: Marina Centre (next to Marina Theatre), Lowestoft, NR32 1HH
Tel: 0333 016 2000
For the full East Suffolk website, click on the link East Suffolk
Contact East Suffolk
The closest office is at Beccles Library but this has limited opening hours:
Monday and Tuesday: 9.30am to 5:00pm
Wednesday: 9.30am to 1:00pm
Thursday and Friday: 9.30am to 5:00pm
(This office is closed from 1:00pm to 2:00pm)
East Suffolk Councillors for Halesworth:
Cllr Tony Goldson – email@example.com or telephone: 07808 776245
Cllr Alison Cackett - firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone 07824 865294