Welcome

Amersham Town Council is the parish council for the town of Amersham.

Its mission statement is to maintain and enhance Amersham for the well-being and prosperity of present and future generations.

The Town Council is one of three tiers of local government and works with Chiltern District Council and Buckinghamshire County Council to provide a wide range of services for residents and visitors alike.

The Town Council has direct responsibility for allotments, cemeteries, public gardens, children’s play areas, sporting facilities, residential street lighting (lighting in ‘A’ roads falls under the jurisdiction of Bucks CC) and a number of woodlands.

Buckinghamshire County Council is responsible for educationsocial serviceshighways and footpaths, and libraries.

Further information can be found by clicking on the links above, or by visiting the County Council’s website: https://www.buckscc.gov.uk/

Chiltern District Council has responsibility for council taxplanningenvironmental health and waste.

Amersham Newsletter – Autumn 2019

The 2019 autumn edition of the Town Council Newsletter has now been released! It can be viewed online here, or downloaded via the link below. [More…]

Buckinghamshire Council

The new Buckinghamshire Council will be launched from 1 April 2020 and will replace the existing County Council and four District Councils in Bucks.  The new Council’s responsibilities will include waste collections, roads, education, social care and planning.  The new Buckinghamshire Council wants to know your views on what it should focus on in its [More…]

World Polio Day

To create awareness of Rotary’s contribution towards a polio-free world, the Town Council joined forces with Rotary in Amersham and Stony Dean School to plant 8,000 purple crocus corms on the verge beside the roundabout at the Boot & Slipper. Purple flowering crocus were chosen by Rotary to signify the purple dye painted on children’s pinkie fingers when immunised [More…]