Cambridgeshire County Council

Cambridgeshire County Council’s main offices are in Cambridge.

Cambridgeshire County Council
Shire Hall
Castle Hill
Cambridge
CB3 0AP

Tel 0345 045 52 00
Fax 01480 376 748
E-mail info@cambridgeshire.gov.uk
Website www.cambridgeshire.gov.uk

About the County Council

The County Council is responsible for the provision of ‘county’ functions throughout the shire county of Cambridgeshire, excluding the Peterborough area. Within its area are five District and City Councils – Cambridge City, East Cambridgeshire, Fenland, Huntingdonshire and our own area, South Cambridgeshire. The County is divided into divisions – we are part of the Gamlingay division.

The functions of the County Council include:

  • Adult social care
  • Archives
  • Births, deaths and marriages
  • Buses / concessionary fares
  • Children’s social care
  • Consumer protection
  • Education
  • Libraries
  • Park & Ride sites
  • Public health
  • Recycling and waste
  • Roads and highways
  • Street lighting
  • Trading standards
  • Transport and travel

County Councillor

Following the boundary changes which came into effect with the County Council elections on 4th May 2017, the County is divided into 59 electoral divisions (previously it was 60). Most divisions return one councillor – in two divisions there are two councillors, giving a total of 61 councillors (69 previously) in all.

We are part of the Gamlingay division – comprising the villages of Hatley (Hatley St George and East Hatley), Abington Pigotts, Arrington, Barrington, Croydon, Gamlingay, Guilden Morden, Litlington, Orwell, Shingay-cum-Wendy, Steeple Morden, Tadlow and Wimpole.

Elections for County Councillors are held once every four years – the next one will be in 2021. The current political make-up of the Council is 36 Conservatives, 14 Liberal Democrats, 7 Labour and 4 Independents – click here for a full list of councillors.

Our County Councillor is:

Sebastian Kindersley
The Manor Barn
East Hatley
Sandy
SG19 3JA

Tel 01767 651 982
Mobile 07710 467 258
E-mail skindersley@hotmail.com
Website http://sebastiankindersley.mycouncillor.org.uk


South Cambridgeshire District Council

South Cambridgeshire District Council offices are in Cambourne.

South Cambridgeshire District Council
South Cambridgeshire Hall
Cambourne Business Park
Cambourne
CB23 6EA

Tel 03450 450 500 (main switchboard)
Fax 01954 713149
E-mail scdc@scambs.gov.uk
Website www.scambs.gov.uk

The services of South Cambridgeshire District Council include:

  • Building control
  • Business rates
  • Car parks
  • Council tax
  • Elections and voter registrations
  • Environmental health
  • Housing and homelessness
  • Leisure centres
  • Licensing
  • Pest control
  • Planning
  • Refuse / bin collection
  • Street cleaning

District Councillor

Following the boundary changes which came into effect with the District Council elections on 3rd May 2018, the Council is divided into 26 electoral wards (previously it was 33) with a mixture of single, two and three-councillor wards, to give a total of 45 councillors (56 previously) in all.

We are part of the The Mordens ward for South Cambridgeshire District Council, with one councillor to represent the parishes of Hatley (Hatley St George and East Hatley), Abington Pigotts, Arrington, Croydon, Guilden Morden, Steeple Morden and Tadlow. Previously we were a ‘two-seater’ and part of the Gamlingay ward.

Elections for District Councillors are held once every four years – the next one will be in 2022. The current political make-up of the Council is 30 Liberal Democrats, 11 Conservatives, 2 Independents and 2 Labour – click here for a full list of councillors.

Our District Councillor is:

Heather Williams
South Cambridgeshire Hall
Cambourne Business Park
Cambourne
CB23 6EA

Tel 07885 774 775
E-mail cllr.williamsh@scambs.gov.uk
Twitter https://twitter.com/cllr_h_williams


The Cambridgeshire.Net website lists events, clubs, groups, organisations and courses across the county.

Page checked / updated 23rd August 2018.