People are being asked for comments on Dorset’s Town and Parish Councils

Published: 09 August 2021

Parish and town councils play a vital role in providing local services and involving local people in Dorset’s towns and villages. This review by Dorset Council will help ensure they remain effective and meet the needs of the communities they serve.

This is an opportunity to have your say about:

• Changing the boundaries

• Changing the number of parish or town councillors

• Changing your town or parish council’s name

• Dividing your council into wards

• Grouping with other town/parish councils

Find out more and have your say at

For a paper questionnaire, please call 01305 251010 or ask for one at your local library.