About the Council
Canewdon Parish Council consists of 9 councillors and 2 members of staff. The Council strives to improve the quality of life for the residents of the village. The Council is responsible for the following services:
- Street lighting
- Play equipment
- Providing grants to local community groups
- General village maintenance
- Village planting
- Local events
The Local Council Awards Scheme has been created by the National Association of Local Councils to celebrate the success of local councils and to provide a framework for all councils to work towards. The scheme consists of three levels with associated criteria that must be met.
Canewdon Parish Council were accredited with the Foundation Award in October 2020 and are striving towards the next level of the awards.