Welcome to Folkestone Town Council

Town Hall Museum & Visitor Services open Tuesday - Saturday


Some officers are working flexibly including from home and can be contacted via email or telephone.



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. 


Latest News

Cyber Essentials

Published: 14 Oct 21

Folkestone Town Council has passed its Cyber Essentials. Attached is the Certificate. Read More...

Christmas 2021 Lights Switch On Event

Christmas 2021 Lights Switch On Event

Published: 14 Oct 21

Get in the festive spirit on Saturday 6th November 2021, the party starts at 15.30 - street entertainment provided by RentaDinosaur with ‘Santasaurus’ and the ‘Dino Babies’ , Father Christmas in his sleigh, panto stars and many more Read More...

Notice of Finance and General Purposes Committee

Published: 13 Oct 21

Attached is the notice for the Finance and General Purposes Committee to be held on 21st October 2021 at 7pm at the Town Hall. Read More...

Upcoming Meetings

Full Council

11 Nov 21

Finance & General Purposes

16 Dec 21

Budget Meeting

Full Council

13 Jan 22

Precept Meeting

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