Council Services

 

There are three tiers of  local government that are responsible for providing services in Wendover.

The services are divided between:

                                                              Buckinghamshire County Council

                                               Aylesbury Vale District Council

                                               Wendover Parish Council

Here is a summary of which authority is responsible for which area:

Buckinghamshire County Council                                                               
www.buckscc.gov.uk                                                                             
Tel: 01296 395000      

Education
Libraries
Transport and Roads (highways and most Rights of Way trees, potholes, on street parking, gritting, road works)
Buses
Senior Citizen Bus Passes
School Transport
Trading Standards
Registrar for births, deaths, marriages and civil partnerships
Waste Disposal
Recycling Centres
Care for Children and Families
Arts and Culture

Aylesbury Vale District Council
www.aylesburyvaledc.gov.uk
Tel: 01296 585858

Granting Planning Approval and Building Regulations
Refuse Collection (including those on highways)
Some public green spaces
Public Car Parks/Parking Permits
Community Centres
Council Tax Collection
Benefits
Environmental Health
Housing Advice
Licensing (i.e. in relation to taxis, alcohol, animals and take-away)
Social Housing
Community Safety

Wendover Parish Council
www.wendover-pc.gov.uk
Tel: 01296 623056

Street Lights (except for on the main roads)
Play Areas (Ashbrook & Hampden Meadow)
Open Spaces (Ashbrook, Witchell Meadow, Hampden Meadow and Manor Waste)
Skate Park (London Road)
Markets (Every Thursday and every 3rd Saturday – Local Product Market)
Hampden Pond
Allotments (London Road and Hogtrough Lane)
Dog Waste Bins and Litter Bins (in Open Spaces)
Neighbourhood Plan (Building a 20-year plan for infrastructure and housing)
Devolved Services: Grass verge cutting in 30mph and some 40mph zones, some footpath clearance, hedge enforcement and highways sign cleaning, weed killing.
HS2 (Mitigation on behalf of the community)
Trees on Parish Council land

A summary table of the above can be found here: Three Tiers