Local councils and contacts

The Bury St Edmunds Constituency is served by the following - St Edmundsbury Borough Council and Mid Suffolk District Council as well as Suffolk County Council.

To discover which Council you come under and who your Councillors are, put your postal code into this website https://www.writetothem.com/


Suffolk County Council
Endeavour House
8 Russell Road

Phone: 0345 606 6067
Email: customer.service@suffolk.gov.uk

What can they help with?

Adult and Community Services: Access to care services, accommodation for vulnerable people, adult learning and skills,  employment and economic well-being, libraries, archives, museums and the arts,  safeguarding of vulnerable adults and specialist support for people at home

Children and Young People’s Services: Education – admissions, transport, early years support, children’s social care, youth support, community health and wider services to support children and families. 

Economy, Skills and Environment: Promotion of prosperity and development and protection and improvement of natural and historic environment

Public Protection: Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service, Trading Standards Service, Joint Emergency Planning Unit and community safety

Other Services: Grass cutting and highways


St Edmundsbury Borough Council
West Suffolk House
Western Way
Bury St Edmunds
IP33 3YU

Phone: 01284 763233
Email: customer.services@westsuffolk.gov.uk

What can they help with?

Bins recycling and street cleaning, planning and building regulations, council tax, housing, parking and travel, benefits and support, Environment, voting and elections. 


Mid Suffolk District Council
131 High Street
Needham Market

Phone: 01473 826622
Email: customer.services@baberghmidsuffolk.gov.uk

What can they help with?

Business: Licensing, business continuity, environmental health, business rates, health and safety at work, economic development

Council Tax & Benefits Administration

Environmental: Grass cutting, street care and cleansing, trees and hedges, countryside sites, environmental protection, energy and climate change

Housing & Homelessness: Affordable housing and development, council housing, homelessness and housing advice, landlords and private sector housing, repairs and maintenance, sheltered housing and other support, tenant involvement

Leisure & Culture: Countryside, playgrounds and playing fields, tourism, community development, sports & leisure, Suffolk’s Active Community Scheme

Planning & Building: Planning, planning policy, building control, conservation and listed buildings, street naming & numbering, planning enforcement

Waste Services: Household waste and recycling, garden waste, trade waste, nuisance and abandoned vehicles, Household Waste Recycling Centres

Your Community: Allotments, emergency planning, parking, community safety, community development