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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

In light of the Corona virus outbreak, Selborne Parish Council will be holding remote Zoom meetings starting on Wednesday 17th June 2020, 7.30pm. We will continue to hold meetings remotely on the 3rd Wednesday of each month. Please go to our Meetings page to access the agenda which contains login details. Members of the public […]

SELBORNE POST OFFICE LETTER

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.

Defibrillators installed at Village Halls in the parish

The Parish Council has purchased three automatic external defibrillators which have been installed at the village halls in the parish.  The machines are for use by the public in the event of a sudden cardiac arrest (SCA). The machines are easy to use and anyone regardless of training can use the defibrillators as the machines provide audio instructions.

Budget and Precept

Selborne Parish Council decided on 17 January 2018 to increase its precept (the Parish Council’s share of the Council Tax) by £18,098 for the financial year beginning 1 April 2018.
 It will mean that a Band D household will pay approximately £1.49 per week to finance the Parish Council. The Parish Council is responsible for […]