Surrey County Council

Our County Council is responsible for county-wide services, some of which are listed below:

  • Education
  • Libraries
  • Highways
  • Health and Welfare
  • Waste and Recycling
  • Adult Social Care
  • Children and Families services
  • Community services
  • Culture and Leisure
  • Flooding
  • Trading Standards
  • Business Licences
  • Birth, marriage and death registration
  • Land, Planning & Development
    • Please note: Planning applications for building, extending or converting homes, offices or shops are dealt with by the Borough Council. Surrey County Council deals with specific applications for minerals or waste related developments, and developments of its own property, such as schools and libraries

Contact Surrey County Council


Telephone: 03456 009 009 (9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday, excluding bank holidays)

Textphone (via Text Relay): 18001 03456 009 009

SMS: 07860 053 465

VRS: Sign Language Video Relay Service

Emergency contact Surrey County Council for Roads/Highways: 08701 266060

Lower Kingswood Surrey County Councillors

Councillor Frank Kelly
Merstham & Banstead South

Councillor Rebecca Paul
Tadworth, Walton & Kingswood   

It should be noted that Cllr Frank Kelly covers the majority of Lower Kingswood and Cllr Rebecca Paul covers just the north side of Chipstead Lane.