Council Services

In Skegness the responsibility for providing services is divided between East Lindsey District Council, Lincolnshire County Council and Skegness Town Council.

Here's a list of which authority is responsible for which area.

East Lindsey District Council

  • Anti-Social Behaviour
  • Car Parks and Fines (ELDC run car parks only)
  • CCTV
  • Clock Tower
  • Council Tax Collections
  • Council Tax Benefits and Discounts
  • Foreshore and Beach
  • Housing Advice and Homelessness
  • Licensing (except charity street collection)
  • Planning and Building Control
  • Play areas
  • Street Cleaning and bins
  • Refuse Collection
  • Tourist Information

Tel: 01507 601111

Lincolnshire County Council

  • Adults and Children Social Care
  • Births, Deaths, Marriages and Civil Partnerships
  • Bus Pass Issue
  • Children's Centre
  • Disabled Parking (blue badges)
  • Emergency Planning
  • Fostering and Adoption
  • Highways – including gritting, maintaining, street and traffic lighting, traffic signs, pot holes and road markings
  • Household Recycling and Waste Site
  • Library
  • On Street Parking Enforcement
  • School Admissions, Free School Meals and School Transport
  • Trading Standards
  • Public Health
  • Cutting of LCC grass verges in Skegness & Winthorpe (3 times a year)

Tel: 01522 552222

Skegness Town Council

  • Allotments
  • Alma Avenue and Church Lane Playparks (From Oct 2019)
  • Cemetery & Remembrance Garden
  • Charity Street Collection License
  • Christmas Illuminations & Tree
  • Jolly Fisherman Trademark
  • Hanging Baskets and Planters (Town Centre and Castleton Boulevard only)
  • Mayoral Engagements
  • Neighbourhood Development Plan
  • Street Furniture (including benches, bus shelters and notice boards excluding those on foreshore)
  • Tower Gardens and Pavilion
  • Vine, Coronation and St George Walk (From Oct 2019)
  • War Memorial

Tel: 01754 840040