Welcome to the Stamford Town Council Website


Please browse our website to read more about our lovely town including information regarding Town Council events, activities and more!

Stamford Town Council was formerly a Borough Council prior to the local government re-organisation in 1974.  Although a Town Council, its responsibilities and powers are the same as any Parish Council together with certain Civic duties it is required to undertake within it's Parish boundary.  Responsibilities include the management of the cemetery, the Town’s allotments, the Recreation Ground and Town Meadows.  In addition, the councillors are appointed as Trustees of the Harry Skells Estate Trust and administer the funds available from the Trust.

South Kesteven District Council is responsible for Waste collection, Recycling, Planning and Environmental Health, licences (including Taxis), litter bins, markets, parking permits, public toilets, street cleaning and tree preservation.

Lincolnshire County Council responsibilities include: Adult Social care, Children's Services, Education, Highways, Street Lighting, Libraries, Trading Standards, Fire & Rescue, Registration and Celebratory Services.



The Big Help Out app was launched on 20 March 2023.  The Big Help Out is a voluntary initiative which aims to raise awareness of volunteering and provide opportunities for people to offer support in their communities.  The app seeks to provide a quick, clear and easy way for individuals to find and select suitable opportunities.  Please click here for more information.


Should you wish to hire the Town Hall for Civil Marriages and Civil Partnerships please contact the Town Hall on 01780 753808
For an application form and details of fees for Civil Ceremonies please click HERE  



News & Updates


To view the Cost-of-Living information produced by SKDC - click HERE 


Have you lost anything on the Meadows or Recreation Ground? Contact the Town Hall - Telephone 01780 753808 

Click here for a list of items that of been lost on the Recreation Ground


Council Vacancies

Details will appear here when available. 


For information regarding Nuisance Parking, see 'Services' above and select 'Community Services'


Please see the 'News and Events' Page for the current status of individual events