County & District Council Responsibilities

West Lindsey District Council:

      *   Domestic bins
      *   On street litter & dog bins
      *   Street cleaning
      *   Environmental Protection (noisy neighbours, bonfires, polution) 
      *   Planning applications, planning enforcement and building inspection
      *   Social housing
      *   Street name signs

Lincolnshire County Council:
      *    Highways (potholes, road signs, streetlights, road surface, verges and nearby trees, pavements, road markings)
      *    Social services (Adult and Children)
      *    Public Rights of Way (Grass cutting, obstructions, diversions etc)

Welcome to Bardney Group Parish Council's Website

Bardney allotments

The group Parish Council incorporates the parishes of Bardney, Southrey, Stainfield & Apley with a total population of approx 1600. There are a total of 15 parish councillors split between the wards.

The parish council is the first tier of local government & has a range of powers & duties established by parliament.  Some of the duties that this parish council undertake include:-

  • Reviewing & responding to planning applications
  • Running Bardney Cemetery & allotments sites including upkeep & maintenance there of
  • Maintaining St Lawrence's church yard Bardney
  • Upkeep & maintenance of Bardney war memorial & IX Squadron memorial
  • Upkeep & maintenance of St Oswald's Park
  • Upkeep & Maintenance of the Community Orchard
  • Upkeep & maintenance of benches, planters & other street furniture (except road and street signs)
  • Upkeep & maintenance of notice boards in all 4 parishes
  • Consultation with various bodies (highways/environment agency/forestry commission etc) on ways to improve areas within the parishes
  • Provide responses on consultation from other organisations (West Lindsey District Council, Lincolnshire County Council, ACIS, Police etc)
  • Upkeep & maintenance of Bardney & Southrey bus shelter
  • Providing grants to organisations (subject to application)
  • Running of Parish Council Website
  • Providing Bardney Christmas tree & lights
  • Organising St Oswald's Feast day