Welcome to Folkestone Town Council

The Town Hall and Visitor Services are open Tuesday - Saturday, 10am - 4pm


Following a Referendum of the town’s people in May 2003 and the subsequent approval of the Secretary of State, Folkestone Town Council was formed in June 2004, although Folkestone had been a Borough Council up until 1974. 


Some officers are working flexibly including from home and can be contacted via email or telephone.  For general enquiries, the Town Clerk is currently unavailable, please direct any enquiries to the Finance Officer, Phil Cross at phil.cross@folkestone-tc.gov.uk 

Latest News

Advert - Town Clerk

Published: 23 Jan 23

Due to the retirement of the existing Town Clerk, a vacancy has arisen, attached is the advert for this position, closing date is 28th February. Read More...

The Electoral Commission - Voter ID Guide

Published: 16 Jan 23

There is a new legal requirement for all voters to have photo ID in order to vote in this years elections. The attached guide from the Electoral Commission gives further information. Read More...

Upcoming Meetings


23 Feb 23 - 19:00

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