Bournemouth Borough Council

Call Bournemouth Borough Council on their general enquiries contact number 01202 451 451 if you have enquiries about your council tax payments, to check the status of of a planning permission application or to discuss the Mayor's Charity Appeal Fund.


Council Enquiries - 01202 451 451

Call Bournemouth Borough Council on their general enquiries telephone number 01202 451 451 for queries regarding council tax payments. For instance, you can get in touch to check a property's council tax band, to pay your tax over the phone or to set up a direct debit from your bank account. However, it should be noted that you may be eligible for a council tax reduction if you live alone, or an exemption if you are part of a household where everyone is in full-time education. Moreover, the Bournemouth Borough Council contact number is useful if you'd like to check the date of your next bin and recycling collection or to report a case of fly-tipping over the phone. Alternatively, you may have enquiries about a planning permission application and should call the council as listed to check its progress or the date when it is discussed by the relevant authorities. In addition, callers can call Bournemouth Borough Council to discuss the availability of public housing in either a flat or household. If you are currently a council housing tenant, you may have a query about a change to your tenancy, would like to report a neighbourhood issue or wish to discuss the right to buy scheme. You may also be interested in applying to the Mayor's Charity Appeal Fund if you represent a local charity in Bournemouth.

Furthermore, you can phone the Bournemouth Borough Council contact number 01202 451 451 to pay a parking fine or to apply for a license, such as those needed to become a taxi driver or sell alcohol at your place of business. Parents can also get in touch to discuss the application process for a place at either a primary or secondary school in the Bournemouth catchment area, or ask how to make an appeal if they have been allocated a place they are unhappy with.


Council Call Costs and Opening Hours

Telephone numbers with a local area code will charge callers the same standard per-minute rate of a other geographic call made from UK landlines and mobiles. However, you can contact Bournemouth Borough Council for free if your mobile tariff comes with inclusive free minutes or if your landline package has free calls to local numbers.


Bournemouth Borough Council Phone Numbers

Bournemouth Council Department UK Telephone Number
General Enquiries 01202 451 451
Freephone Council Housing Queries 0800 028 1870


Write to the Council

If you would prefer to write to the council, general enquiries can be sent to the postal address of the its main offices, in Bournemouth Town Hall: Bournemouth Borough Council, Town Hall, St Stephens Road, Bournemouth, BH2 6DY, United Kingdom. However, if your queries relate to the council's housing services, you should send your post to the address as follows: Housing Landlord Services, The Kinson Hub, Wimborne Road, Bournemouth, BH11 9AW, United Kingdom.