A-Z Directory of Services

Chartham Parish Council work closely with a number of different organisations, including Canterbury City Council and Kent County Council, as the majority of issues raised by residents is covered by another organisation – for example, Kent County Council is responsible for repairing pot holes and clearing drains. The Parish Council has therefore compiled the following list to assist residents with who best to contact depending on the nature of your enquiry:

Topic Body Website
Abandoned Vehicles City https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/info/20043/waste_and_enforcement/27/report_an_abandoned_vehicle
Adoption County https://www.kent.gov.uk/education-and-children/adoption-and-fostering
Advertising Parish Magazine Independent chartham.wendy@gmail.com
Allotments City https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/info/20053/community_organisations/203/apply_for_an_allotment
Asbestos

 

City https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/info/20008/environmental_problems/96/contaminated_land/1
Benefits City https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/info/20000/benefits_and_support
Births, Ceremonies, Deaths City https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/info/20002/births_deaths_and_ceremonies
Births, Ceremonies, Deaths Parish http://charthampc.kentparishes.gov.uk/wpcontent/uploads/2018/12/CPC-Preparations-for-a-Funeral-Dec-2018.docx
Bins City https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/info/20001/bins_and_waste
Building Control City https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/info/20065/regulations_for_building_work/177/building_control

 

Bus Routes Independent https://www.stagecoachbus.com/plan-a-journey
Bus Passes County https://www.kent.gov.uk/roads-and-travel/travellingaroundkent/bus-travel/bus-passes
Bus – Disabled and SEN children County https://www.kent.gov.uk/education-and-children/schools/school-transport/school-transport-for-children-with-special-educational-needs
Car Parking Permits County https://www.kent.gov.uk/roads-and-travel/travelling-around-kent/parking/residents-parking-schemes
Car Transport – Kent Karriers County https://www.kent.gov.uk/__data/assets/pdf_file/0009/94338/South-East-Kent-Karrier-leaflet.pdf
Car Transport – Helping Hands Parish Shirley Hollett – 07833230549
Care – Assessments County https://www.kent.gov.uk/social-care-and-health/care-and-support/how-to-get-help
Care – Reporting abuse County https://www.kent.gov.uk/social-care-and-health
Cemetery

 

Parish http://charthampc.kentparishes.gov.uk/cemetery/
Chartham Village Design Statement Parish https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/download/downloads/id/707/chartham_parish_design_guide.pdf
Council Tax

 

City https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/info/20038/your_council_tax/39/paying_your_council_tax
Councillors – City

 

City https://democracy.canterbury.gov.uk/mgUserInfo.aspx?UID=704
Conservation Areas City https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/downloads/file/672/chartham_conservation_area_appraisal
Cycle Paths Independent https://explorekent.org/activities/great-stour-way/
Dog Fouling

 

 

City https://serco.canterbury.gov.uk/bins-recycling/serco/request-to-clean-up-dog-poo
Drains City https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/info/20008/environmental_problems/205/report_a_drainage_problem
Disability – Adapting homes City https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/info/20023/extra_help_and_support/53/disabled_facilities_adaptations/3
Disability – Blue Badge City https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/info/20060/places_to_park/265/blue_badge_parking
Education – Free School Meals County https://www.kent.gov.uk/education-and-children/schools/free-school-meals
Education – Free school transport County https://www.kent.gov.uk/education-and-children/schools/school-transport/free-school-transport
Electoral registration City https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/info/20068/the_register/12/registering_to_vote
Emergency planning County https://www.kent.gov.uk/about-the-council/strategies-and-policies/community-safety-and-crime-policies/emergency-planning
Family history archives County https://www.kent.gov.uk/leisure-and-community/history-and-heritage
Family childcare services County https://www.kent.gov.uk/education-and-children/childcare-and-pre-school/find-childcare
Family support County https://www.kent.gov.uk/education-and-children/early-help-support-for-families
Fly tipping City https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/info/20043/waste_and_enforcement/31/report_dumped_rubbish
Footpaths (rights of way) City https://www.kent.gov.uk/waste-planning-and-land/public-rights-of-way
Fostering County https://www.kentfostering.co.uk/
Fouling (Dog) City https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/info/20008/environmental_problems/119/keeping_the_district_clean/2
Graffiti City https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/graffiti
Gritting (roads and paths) County https://www.kent.gov.uk/roads-and-travel/what-we-look-after/winter-service
Hazardous waste disposal City https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/info/20001/bins_and_waste
Highways County https://www.kent.gov.uk/roads-and-travel
Home care support County https://www.kent.gov.uk/social-care-and-health
Home education County https://www.kent.gov.uk/education-and-children/educating-your-child-at-home
Homelessness City https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/info/20046/finding_a_home/26/help_if_you_are_homeless_or_at_risk
Household waste collection City https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/info/20001/bins_and_waste
Housing allocation City https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/info/20046/finding_a_home/24/apply_for_social_housing
Housing benefit City https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/info/20022/benefit_payments_and_claims/80/council_tax_support_and_housing_benefit
Housing exchanges and transfers City https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/info/20049/council_tenant_services/110/register_for_a_mutual_exchange
Housing Discretionary Payment City https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/info/20023/extra_help_and_support/11/extra_help_with_your_housing_costs
Insurance claims City https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/info/20031/budgets_and_finance/49/insurance_claims_against_the_council
Interpreting at KCC Meetings County https://www.kent.gov.uk/about-the-council/about-the-website/accessibility-statement/sign-language-interpreters-for-meetings
Library County https://www.kent.gov.uk/leisure-and-community/libraries
Library renew a book County https://www.kent.gov.uk/leisure-and-community/libraries/renew-a-book
Liquor licences City https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/info/20012/licences_and_permissions
Local history archives County https://www.kent.gov.uk/leisure-and-community/history-and-heritage
Meals on wheels County https://www.kent.gov.uk/social-care-and-health/care-and-support/housing-and-care-homes/help-to-live-at-home/get-meals-at-home
Mobile libraries County https://webapps.kent.gov.uk/KCC.Libraries.Web.Sites.Public/Default.aspx
Nature reserves City https://www.westgateparks.co.uk/
Noise City https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/info/20045/noise_and_air_pollution/65/report_a_noise_smell_or_smoke_problem
Nursery schools County https://www.kent.gov.uk/education-and-children/childcare-and-pre-school/find-childcare
Parish councillors Parish http://charthampc.kentparishes.gov.uk/parish-councillors/
Parking fines and penalties County https://www.kent.gov.uk/roads-and-travel/travelling-around-kent/parking/parking-tickets-and-fines
Parking locations City https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/homepage/86/find_a_car_park
Parks and gardens County https://www.kent.gov.uk/leisure-and-community/kent-country-parks
Pavements County https://www.kent.gov.uk/roads-and-travel/report-a-problem
Pedestrian crossings County https://www.kent.gov.uk/roads-and-travel/what-we-look-after/roads/changing-roads-in-your-area
Pests and pest control City https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/info/20042/animals_and_pests/100/find_a_pest_control_service
Planning applications City https://publicaccess.canterbury.gov.uk/online-applications/search.do?action=simple
Pothole reporting County https://www.kent.gov.uk/roads-and-travel/report-a-problem
Primary schools County https://www.kent.gov.uk/education-and-children/schools/school-places/primary-school-places#tab-4
Proxy voting City https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/info/20069/how_to_vote/41/apply_for_a_proxy_vote
Public consultation County https://consultations.kent.gov.uk/consult.ti?
Public conveniences City https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/info/20044/vandalism_and_graffiti/52/report_a_problem_with_a_public_toilet
Public footpaths City https://www.kent.gov.uk/waste-planning-and-land/public-rights-of-way
Public transport County https://www.kent.gov.uk/about-the-council/strategies-and-policies/transport-and-highways-policies/local-transport-plan
Recycling (waste) County https://www.kent.gov.uk/waste-planning-and-land/rubbish-and-recycling
Recycling collection schemes County https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/info/20025/household_waste/17/get_rid_of_unwanted_items/3
Recycling sites City https://www.kent.gov.uk/waste-planning-and-land/rubbish-and-recycling/find-your-nearest-tip
Refuse collection City https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/info/20001/bins_and_waste
Register of electors City https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/info/20068/the_register
Register offices County https://www.kent.gov.uk/births-ceremonies-and-deaths
Respite care County https://www.kent.gov.uk/social-care-and-health/care-and-support/disability/local-activities-and-support/a-break-from-caring
Right to buy your home Government https://righttobuy.gov.uk/
Find out more about road flooding County https://www.kent.gov.uk/waste-planning-and-land/flooding-and-drainage/report-flooding
Road litter City https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/info/20008/environmental_problems/119/keeping_the_district_clean
Road gritting County https://www.kent.gov.uk/roads-and-travel/what-we-look-after/winter-service
Road walking bus County https://www.kent.gov.uk/education-and-children/schools/school-transport/set-up-a-walking-bus
Road safety County https://www.kent.gov.uk/roads-and-travel/road-safety
Road signs City https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/info/20008/environmental_problems/271/report_a_problem_with_a_street_name_sign
Roads and highways County https://www.kent.gov.uk/roads-and-travel/report-a-problem
Rubbish dumps/tips City https://www.kent.gov.uk/waste-planning-and-land/rubbish-and-recycling/find-your-nearest-tip
Salting and gritting County https://www.kent.gov.uk/roads-and-travel/what-we-look-after/winter-service
School admissions County https://www.kent.gov.uk/education-and-children/schools/school-places
School term dates County https://www.kent.gov.uk/education-and-children/schools/term-dates#tab-6
School transport County https://www.kent.gov.uk/education-and-children/schools/school-transport
Schools County https://www.kent.gov.uk/education-and-children/schools
Secondary schools County https://www.kent.gov.uk/education-and-children/schools/school-places/secondary-school-places
Sheltered housing County https://www.kent.gov.uk/social-care-and-health/care-and-support/disability/supported-housing
Skip licences County https://webapps.kent.gov.uk/KCC.SkipsV2.Web.Sites.Public/introduction/StartPage.aspx
Snow clearance County https://www.kent.gov.uk/roads-and-travel/what-we-look-after/winter-service/road-salting-and-snow-clearance#tab-2
Social and support groups County https://www.kent.gov.uk/social-care-and-health/care-and-support/disability/local-activities-and-support
Social benefits County https://www.kent.gov.uk/social-care-and-health/care-and-support/benefits
Social clubs County https://www.kent.gov.uk/social-care-and-health/care-and-support/disability/local-activities-and-support/day-centres
Special educational needs County https://www.kent.gov.uk/education-and-children/special-educational-needs
Speed limits County https://www.kent.gov.uk/roads-and-travel/what-we-look-after/roads/changing-roads-in-your-area
St Mary’s Church Parish https://www.stmaryschartham.co.uk/
Street cleaning City https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/info/20008/environmental_problems/119/keeping_the_district_clean
Street lighting and furniture City https://www.kent.gov.uk/roads-and-travel/report-a-problem
Street party permission County https://www.kent.gov.uk/roads-and-travel/highway-permits-and-licences/apply-to-close-a-road
Studies and qualifications (post-16) County https://www.kent.gov.uk/education-and-children/college-sixth-form-employment-and-training
Tips (waste) City https://www.kent.gov.uk/waste-planning-and-land/rubbish-and-recycling/find-your-nearest-tip
Traffic lights County https://www.kent.gov.uk/roads-and-travel/report-a-problem
Transparency of accounts County https://www.kent.gov.uk/about-the-council/strategies-and-policies/corporate-policies/budget-book
Transparency of senior salaries County https://www.kent.gov.uk/about-the-council/finance-and-budget/spending/senior-staff-salaries
Tree preservation City https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/info/20066/guide_to_planning_permission/249/doing_work_to_a_tree/2
Truancy County https://www.kent.gov.uk/education-and-children/schools/school-attendance
Vandalism City https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/info/20044/vandalism_and_graffiti
Voluntary organisations County https://www.kent.gov.uk/leisure-and-community/community-grants-and-funding
Voting City https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/info/20068/the_register/12/registering_to_vote
Waste Services County https://www.kent.gov.uk/waste-planning-and-land/rubbish-and-recycling/
Welfare benefits County https://www.kent.gov.uk/social-care-and-health/care-and-support/benefits
Winter road maintenance County https://www.kent.gov.uk/roads-and-travel/what-we-look-after/winter-service
Youth trainee council tax discount County https://www.canterbury.gov.uk/info/20039/discounts_and_exemptions/162/apprentice_and_youth_trainee_council_tax_discount/2
Zebra crossings County https://www.kent.gov.uk/roads-and-travel/what-we-look-after/roads/changing-roads-in-your-area