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Useful Contacts if you want to get things done.

Note that this information applies primarily to the Sway Parish area.

Sway Parish Council has responsibility for a limited number of things.

If your problem relates to anything outside of our remit, we urge you to contact the relevant organisation directly in order to avoid unnecessary delay or miscommunication. See also adobe icon Getting it done [28kb].

  

Road Problems
cattle grid

Hampshire County Council for Potholes, Street Lights, Street Signs, Overhanging Trees and Hedges, Pavement Problems, Drains and Flooding, salt bins, Cattle Grids etc. Can also phone 0845 603 5638
Street Name Signs
Broken Street Name Sign
Damaged or missing street name signs are the responsibility of New Forest District Council. Email NFDC customer services.
Planning Matters
New Forest National Park Authority NFNPA logo

 
New Forest National Park Planning

Trees
New Forest National Park Authority NFNPA logo

New Forest National Park Authority  Select here for an interactive map showing Tree Preservation Orders.

Trees within the New Forest Perambulation

Forestry Commission Logo

Forestry Commission, email enquiries.southern@forestry.gsi.gov.uk
Rights of Way
footpath

 
Hampshire County Council Online reporting system for problems with Footpaths and Bridleways. Can also phone 0845 603 5636 or email rightsofway@hants.gov.uk. Select here to view maps and open problems.

Dead animals
nfdc

Dead animals on or alongside roads.
Telephone number during office hours is 023 8028 5000.
Recycling, Rubbish and Waste
rubbish

 
New Forest District Council.
Telephone number during office hours is 023 8028 5000.

Environmental Protection

bonfire smoke

New Forest District Council. Advice on anything to do with air or water quality, noise and dust, nuisance from bonfires, contiminated land, asbestos, fireworks. Also can visit or phone Environmental Health (Environmental Protection) Appletree Court, Lyndhurst, Hampshire, SO43 7PA. Tel - 023 8028 5411-option 2

Street Cleansing and Grounds Maintenance

nfdc

Dog Fouling, Fly posting, Fly Tipping, Graffiti and Vandalism, Litter and Litter bins, Cemetery Maintenance and many more.
Telephone number during office hours is 023 8028 5000.
Out of hours emergency number 023 8028 5250.

Trains
Sway Railway


 
South West Trains
Forest Animals
pony

 
Phone 999 To report a Road Traffic Accident involving Forest Animals (101 for non-emergency). For other emergencies phone the Verderers on 02380 282052 (Mon-Fri 9am-5pm) or the Forestry Commission on 0300 067 4600 (24 hrs).
Local Police
police

 

The nearest police station Lymington Police Station is open 7 days a week. Monday to Saturday 9am - 6pm (closed 2pm - 3pm). Sunday 9.30am - 6pm (closed 2pm - 3pm). Closed Bank Holidays.
Other police stations include Lyndhurst which is open 3 days a week. Monday 10am - 3pm (closed 11.30am - 12.15pm) Wednesday 1pm - 6pm (closed 2pm - 2.45pm ) Saturday 10am - 4pm (closed 1pm - 1.45pm). Closed Bank Holidays.

In an emergency, always phone 999. Phone 101 for non urgent enquiries and reports. Sway is in the New Forest West area.

Hampshire Alert
Hampshire Alert
Information from Hampshire Police. Particularly of use to Neighbourhood Watch Volunteers and others who wish to remain aware of the Latest News and Issues.
Cango Bus Service
Cango Bus on lanes

 
To book a ride, phone 01983 716956 between 7am and 9am Mon-Fri. For further details, it is best to refer to  adobe icon Cango Users Leaflet [261kb] created by the Cango Users Forum.
NFDC Safety Advisory GroupAll events affecting the local area should be published in their Public Events List
Sway Parish CouncilAllotments, Jubilee Field and other places controlled by Sway Parish Council. For more details refer to the Amenities Working Party.
Sway Parish CouncillorsContact details for the Sway Parish Councillors

 


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