Selborne Roadworks On Hold

Message from Hampshire Highways, Hampshire County Council  IMPORTANT UPDATE – RESURFACING NIGHT WORKS DELAYED – HIGH STREET, SELBORNE, WILL REMAIN OPEN UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE This is to let you know that the preparatory works on High Street, Selborne, started on Tuesday 12th October as planned, and tonight  (Thursday 14th October) we were due to start […]

Casual Vacancy on the Council

Selborne Parish Council is looking for a new Councillor. For info see the Casual Vacancy Notice  

Newton Valence Estate Plan

Have your say on your local Whole Estate Plan LUC (Land Use Consultants – has been appointed to assess the process and development of Whole Estate Plans (WEPs) for the South Downs National Park Authority (SDNPA). For further information about WEPs, please visit: To understand the impact that the Newton Valence Estate plan […]

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Carriageway Investigation Works

Selborne Road, Selborne – Carriageway Investigation Works Hampshire County Council have advised the following about road works due to take place next week. In preparation for the carriageway resurfacing due to take place in the next couple of months, investigatory coring works to determine the structure of the carriageway are due to take place on […]

South Downs National Park Statutory Document

The South Downs National Park is currently reviewing its senior statutory document, the South Downs National Park Partnership Management Plan.  You can find it here. The current version runs from 2014-2019 so now is the time for them to know of any groups, community groups or individuals, whom they don’t yet know about, who are […]

Selborne Parish Council Meetings

Selborne Parish Council is now holding its meetings in public. Members of the public are very welcome to join our meetings and can ask questions during the public participation section of the meeting. If you cannot attend but wish to ask a question please contact the Clerk as follows: Telephone: 07908 408025 Email: You […]


Frequently Asked Questions Selborne Parish Council covers the villages of Selborne, Blackmoor and Oakhanger.  Selborne and surrounding countryside are famous for its association with the eighteenth-century naturalist Gilbert White. In his book ‘The Natural History of Selborne’, he meticulously recorded his observations on the plants, birds and animals of this lovely part of Hampshire. Much of the […]

Annual Audit

Each year Selborne Parish Council’s Annual Return is audited by an auditor appointed by the Audit Commission.  Any person interested has the right to inspect the accounts including the annual return and all books, deeds, contracts, bills, vouchers and receipts relating to the Accounting Statements.  These documents for Selborne Parish Council are to be made […]

South Downs National Park Local Plan: Preferred Options Consultation

The South Downs National Park Local Plan has now been submitted for examination and will be considered by the Inspector in Autumn 2018.  Selborne Parish Council submitted a Position Statement following the meeting on 19 September and will be sending representatives to the Examinations.  Further information on the SDNPA Local Plan can be found on the SDNPA website by following this link.