Contacting the Council
The Council can be contacted via the Clerk (Janet Turp) by
phone: 01275 393551
post: PO Box 3102, Long Ashton, Bristol, BS41 9XA
in person: on Tuesday mornings 10:00 to 12:00 at the Parish Council Office in the Jubilee Pavilion, Keedwell Hill, BS41 9DP
The Council's Privacy Notice can be seen here.
The Annual Parish Meeting is on 29th April @ 7:30 pm in the Village Hall see the agenda here
North Somerset have published the Statement of Persons Nominated and Notice of Poll for district (NSC) and parish elections. There will be no poll for Long Ashton Parish Council but the NSC seats are contested. The notices of uncontested election for Leigh Woods and Long Ashton can be seen here - they list the people who will be your Councillors from May 7th. If you thought about being a Cllr but didn't get your form in on time contact the clerk as you could put your name forward to be co-opted onto the Council.
If so look at the "Be a Parish Councillor" tab on the Council page for lots of helpful information.
See the newsflash tab for latest information on a wide variety of issues. For details about current job vacancies, including the Burial Ground Gardener post, please see the vacancies page. For information about applying for the community grant or other grants see the Community page. A link to the apprenticeship vacancy list from Weston College can be found on the Youth News tab there. The latest information about the Village Enhancement Scheme including the consultation can be found on the Village Enhancement Scheme page. There are Parish Council Elections in May - if you think it might be a good role for you come along look here for more information or talk to an existing Councillor or the clerk.
Applications need to be with the Parish Council by 14th May see more information on the community tab.
Accounts and public rights. The Parish Council Accounts are audited each year by an external auditor and electors have a right to see the accounts and make representations to the auditor. This audit has now been completed and the notice of conclusion of audit, together with the governance and accounting statements, and the External Auditor Report and Certificate for 2017/18 can be seen here.
Agendas and Draft Minutes for Council and Committee meetings are available on the Meeting Dates tab and Approved Minutes on the Council and Committee Minutes tab.
Long Ashton is in the district of North Somerset and has a population of 6044. How to find us
We hope you will enjoy this website. It is designed to tell you more about the Parish Council, the parish and what is happening here so that you can enjoy the facilities.
The Freedom of Information Act 2000 has a major impact on the dissemination of the Council's information into the public domain with the requirement to "make a significant amount of information available routinely, without waiting for someone to specifically request it." This Parish Council adopted the Act on 25th November 2002, and the revised model publication scheme in November 2008. This site illustrates the Council's commitment to these principles. To see a copy of the model Publication Scheme click here and a copy of the information available from the Council under that scheme can be found here. The Parish Council charges are for a single side of A4 10p a page and for a single side of A3 20p a page.
To contact the Clerk click here.