|Parish Clerk||Joanne Kirk||07880 686069|
Councillors are elected for a period of four years. The next election will take place in May 2019
The Council usually meets every two months in January, March, May, July, September and November. Meeting usually take place on the third Thursday of the month. Additional planning meetings may be held if planning applications come in between meetings.
There is also an Annual Parish Meeting which usually takes place in April or May. This is an open meeting for all electors of Dalham and an opportunity to ask questions relating to village affairs.
The Parish Council is responsible for setting the precept. This is money that the Council receives to cover the cost of the services it provides and any staff costs. The precept is one element of the Council Tax householders pay. The Councils employs a clerk to oversee its day to day affairs.
The Council is responsible for the following property in the village:
The Council employs a local contractor to cut the verges in Dalham and Dunstall Green.
The Council acts as a link with other local government organisations like Forest Heath District Council and Suffolk County Council. Any problems in the village such as blocked drains, potholes, broken stiles on footpaths or faulty street lights are reported by the clerk.
Register of Interest forms can be viewed on the West Suffolk website.