Balderton Parish Council

There are fifteen elected members of Balderton Parish Council who have collective responsibility for local council matters.

Balderton is one of the largest villages in Nottinghamshire, and is still growing. The village has a large range of amenities including a Comprehensive School, two Primary Schools and several Nurseries, a leisure centre, library, numerous supermarkets and shops to cater for most requirements.‌

Audit Notice and Annual Governance Statement

Notice of Conclusion of audit 2019-20 (PDF File, 1,695kb)


A new service is available to help vulnerable residents  with the supply of food and other vital necessities:

Contact the County Council Community Response Hub  or Tel. 0300 500 8080


Council meetings are currently being held remotely owing to Coronavirus restrictions.  Members of the public can still 'attend' these - please see individual agendas for the internet joining instructions or contact the Clerk to the Council for further information.

Planning Applications - how to comment on recent applications

Urgent notice for Dog Owners.

We have been informed that dog biscuits containing rat poison are being left around the Lakeside area.

Please be aware of this.

Important Notice regarding Lakeside, Balderton

Following increased reported sightings of rats in the Lakeside area we are asking for your help.

We have taken advice from the local Environmental Health Department who have supplied some useful information relating to feeding wildfowl as we believe that excessive feeding is adding to the vermin problem.

Councillors Elected 2019

Councillors Elected 2019 (PDF File, 78kb)

Notice of Conclusion of Audit 2019

Notice of Conclusion of Audit 18-19 (PDF File, 1,725kb)

Crops Obstructing Footpaths

Notts County Council are asking local residents to inform them at 0115 977 4802 if they are aware of any public footpaths on arable land in the parish that are being obstructed by crops.

Senior Rights of Way Officer for the joint partnership, Jane Baines, is anxious to ensure that obstructions do not take place and says they will write to any farmers who do not heed requests to rectify the position where blockage are allowed to occur.

The County say that where obstructions do occur they will ask the farmers to remove them or the County Council will carry out the work and charge the farmer for it.

Report a Problem With a Public Right of Way


The Parish Council hosts a storage unit on the Coronation Street playing field car park with an amount of sandbags etc. which are to provide initial, temporary, assistance for householders. In the event of an emergency please contact the designated key holder to the store:

Cllr R. Rouse
Tel. 01636 676097


Balderton Village Centre is an ideal venue for conferences and meetings, wedding receptions and parties. For further details regarding availability and hire rates, or to make a booking, please telephone Newark (01636) 703626 or

Balderton PC Hall Hire Promotion button

Latest Information

Police Beat Team (PDF File, 437kb)

Balderton Defibrillators

Located at:

  • Chuter Ede School Gates - Wolfit Avenue
  • Cricket Club next to the Village Centre - Coronation St
  • Sainsbury’s supermarket - London Road
  • The Grove Inn - London Road
  • Well Pharmacy - Main Street
  • William Ghent House - Wilfred Avenue

These are available 24 hours per day in a secure coded box

If you find an unconscious person that is not breathing:

  1. Call 999 - the ambulance control will give you the code for the defibrillator box nearest you
  2. Commence resuscitation – chest compression and send a person with the code to fetch the defibrillator.
  3. Once the defibrillator arrives switch on and follow the voice commands.

Where we are

Contact us

Clerk to Balderton Parish Council

Mrs Cheryl Davison-Lyth
Tel: 01636 703626


Office Opening


Village Centre Hire

Village Centre Hire Application

Council Meetings

Schedule of meetings

About the parish



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    Mon to Fri 9am to 5pm

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    Castle House
    Great North Road
    NG24 1BY

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