Local and Central Government

OrganisationAbout OrganisationContacts
Hertfordshire County Council

County Hall, Hertford

Tel. 0300 123 4040


East Herts District Council

Wallfields, Pegs Lane, Hertford


Tel. 01279 655261

Text Phone (for people with hearing or speech difficulties) 07734 334504.

Tewin Parish Council Meets each month, except August and December, in Tewin Memorial Hall. Dates – see Parish notice board and website.  Deals with local matters Councillors names and Clerk to the Council are displayed on Parish Notice Board outside Tewin Stores and outside Plume of Feathers, Upper Green and website.
Central Government   https://www.gov.uk/

Which Council does what?

Hertfordshire County Council

  • Roads and pavements - including roadworks, potholes, gritting, traffic and street lights
  • Household waste recycling centres (tips)
  • Social care
  • School admissions, free school meals, and transport
  • Children's Centres
  • Fostering and adoption
  • Disability support services
  • Disabled parking (blue badges)
  • Libraries

East Herts Council

  • Rubbish and recycling collections
  • Fly-tipping and litter
  • Planning
  • Anti-social behaviour
  • Parking
  • Abandoned vehicles
  • Homelessness
  • Social Housing Register and allocations
  • Council tax and benefits
  • Hackney carriages and licensing
  • Nuisances (including noise and odour) and pollution control
  • Business support (food and health and safety inspections)
  • Housing standards

Other organisations

The management of allotments, woodlands, and green spaces is shared with other organisations, including town and parish councils. Please check: www.eastherts.gov.uk/parks


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