VILLAGE OFFICE - The Community Centre, Skellingthorpe Tel 683061

Parish Clerks -- Lynda Skinner and Margaret Rouston

Email: parish.clerk@skellingthorpe.org.uk

Open Hours - Monday to Thursday 10am to 1230pm

PARISH COUNCIL WEBSITE

Access to the site is via http://parishes.lincolnshire.gov.uk/Skellingthorpe

Services available at the Village Office include:-

Forms (only) for application or renewal of Blue Badges for Disabled Parking
Viewing of Planning Applications in the area
Information on bus timetables with a limited supply of free timetables
Tourist Information with free leaflets available
Leaflets on local walks and cycle paths
Information on pensions
Policing matters
Reporting faulty streetlights
Reporting problems with footpaths or highways
Reporting missed/damaged refuse collection bins
Information on Environmental Health matters
Reporting council house repairs
Council House availability lists.
Public Inspection of the full register of electors open to public inspection under supervision
(Information taken from this register should not be used for commercial purposes)
Electoral Services information
Photocopying Service @ 20p per sheet A4/30p A3 sizes
Village Office open Monday to Thursday 10.00am to 12.30pm.

NKDC Request for the collection of bulky domestic items

Electrical items (eg: TV, washing machine, fridge) Up to 3 items £29.15. Up to 6 items £58.30

Domestic items (eg: bed, chair, carpets) Up to 3 items £29.15. Up to 6 items £58.30
NB The other change NKDC have also made is that there is now

No concessions for persons on any benefits

The District Council will not collect:- Garden refuse, building materials, glass, tyres, car parts, asbestos, storage heaters, cast iron baths, cast iron boilers. Forms are available and photocopying of any relevant documents, will be done by the Parish Office, for the residents benefit.

Please Note: All fees have to be paid before collection either by Cheque direct to NKDC at Kesteven Street, Sleaford, Lincs NG24 7EF or by Debit/Credit card by ringing 01529 414155. Unfortunately the Village office is unable to take any Cash/Card Payments on behalf of NKDC. Application forms and Cheques can be posted to NKDC by the Village Office.

NKDC Refuse collections

Please refer to your NKDC Waste Calendar for collection dates effective from March 2016. Details can also be found at http://www.n-kesteven.gov.uk/residents/waste-recycling-and-your-environment/find-my-bin-collection-day.

The Council operate a no side waste policy. The exception to this is at Christmas when you are asked to check details in the local press, and on the District Council's website during December. Please have your bins out by 7.30am on collection morning. Your bin should be placed at the edge of your property with the lid closed and the wheels nearest the road. For those resident who are elderly or infirm NKDC can offer help in collecting the bins. Please call the Refuse Helpline FREE on 0800174499 or email waste@n-kesteven.gov.uk

Household Waste Recycling Centres

Lincoln, Great Northern Terrace - OPEN every day 9am - 4pm. Great Northern Terrace will be open on Bank Holidays except on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day.