Services

Crewkerne Town Council works alongside South Somerset District Council and Somerset County Council to provide a range of services for the community

Crewkerne Town Council​

  • ​Green spaces (recreation grounds and nature reserve) ​
  • Sports fields ​
  • Playgrounds and skate park ​
  • Allotments ​
  • Local Information Centre ​
  • Community centres ​
  • Swimming pool and fitness centre (managed by the charity Crewkerne Leisure Management) ​
  • Tennis courts  ​
  • Cemetery ​
  • Public toilets ​
  • Litter collection (on Town Council land)​

​South Somerset District Council ​

  • ​Business rate/council tax collection​
  • Yeovil Crematorium ​
  • Community safety (anti-social behaviour, alcohol byelaws, noise abatements, dog and pest control, food safety, health and safety)​
  • Economic development ​
  • Election administration ​
  • Emergency planning ​
  • Environmental Health​
  • Housing (council houses/housing associations, residential care, homelessness, traveller site maintenance) ​
  • Licenses​
  • Markets ​
  • Planning (applications and enforcement, conservation areas, tree preservation)​
  • Refuse and recycling collection​
  • Tourism development​

​Somerset County Council

  • ​​Education (nursery, schools, special needs and adult)​
  • Highways/transport (strategic planning, public transport, road maintenance, byways, street lighting – some joint)​
  • Libraries​
  • Minerals and waste planning​
  • Refuse and recycling disposal (managed by Somerset Waste Partnership)​
  • Registration of births, marriages and deaths​
  • Social services (elderly, people with disabilities, children) and inspection​
  • Strategic/infrastructure planning​
Published
10 September 2021
Last Updated
23 February 2022