In the New Forest there are three tiers of local government, all with various different areas of authority.

You can go to your local council’s website by clicking on the links below.

You are also able to find your Lib Dem county, district, town/parish councillors by clicking on the ‘Your Councillors’ page.

Look up your local council with Ordnance Survey.

Hampshire County Council:

Deals with – health and social care, public transport, education, libraries, children’s services, highways and road maintenance, grass verges, extractions and more.

New Forest District Council:

Deals with – benefits, housing and planning, litter bins, street cleaning, leisure centres, and more.

Parish/Town Councils:

Deals with – local play parks, sports pitches, local business rates local police and crime issues, other local amenities and more.

Ashurst and Colbury

Beaulieu

Boldre

Bramshaw

Bransgore

Breamore

Brockenhurst

Burley

Copythorne

Damerham

Denny Lodge

East Boldre

Ellingham, Harbridge and Ibsley

Exbury and Lepe

Fawley

Fordingbridge

Godshill

Hale

Hordle

Hyde

Hythe and Dibden

Lymington and Pennington

Lyndhurst

Marchwood

Martin

Milford on Sea

Minstead

Netley Marsh

New Milton

Ringwood

Rockbourne

Sandleheath

Sopley

Sway

Totton and Eling

Whitsbury

Woodgreen