Which Council Does What?

Many people get confused when they have a problem, as they often don’t know which of their three councils does what.  Below is a simple guide to let you know which council provides which main service to you:

North Hykeham Town Council (01522 681 537/ 689 596) are responsible for:

Some Street Lighting
Bus Shelters
Public Toilets
Litter Picking
Playing Fields

North Kesteven District Council 01529 414155 (Infolinks 01522 501603) are responsible for:

Social Housing
Local Planning
Building Control
Environmental Health - Rats/ Bees
Refuse Collection
Street Cleaning - Litter
Collection of Council Tax
Leisure & Recreation
Electoral Registration
Land Charges
Pest Control

Lincolnshire County Council (01522 552 222) are responsible for:

Social Services
Highways - Weeds/Verges/Potholes
Traffic & Transportation
Strategic Planning
Trading Standards
Refuse Disposal
Economic Development
Street Lighting
Community Safety