Which Council is Responsible for what ?

 

Many people often don’t know which of their three councils can help them when they have a problem. Is it Parish Council, South Kesteven District Council, or Lincolnshire County Council?  Below is a simple guide to let you know which Council provides which main service to you:

 

DEEPING ST JAMES PARISH COUNCIL is responsible for: 

• Various Play equipment in playareas
• Woody Heights - Skate Park
• Riverside Grass cutting
• Millennium Wood
• Cemetery                 
• Bus shelters
• Dog bins
• Litter picking
  Allotments

SOUTH KESTEVEN DISTRICT COUNCIL is responsible for:

• Social Housing
• Local Planning
• Building Control
• Environmental Health       
• Collection of Council Tax
• Refuse Collection
• Street Cleaning
• Leisure & Recreation
• Electoral Registration
• Licensing
• Land Charges
• Pest Control

LINCOLNSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL is responsible for:

• Education
• Social Services
• Highways (roads and pavements)
• Public Footpaths
• Street Lighting
• Strategic Planning
• Trading Standards
• Refuse Disposal
• Libraries
• Economic Development
• Community Safety