Find a contact phone number, address or get in touch online. Remember - contacting the council online costs less, helping us to protect vital front-line services
To report a child or an adult at risk, please call 0300 123 2224. In an emergency please call 999.
You can only contact the Highway Area Offices by email. You can find the details for each office here.
Or contact one of our registration offices
You can find out more about
How we look after our rights of way network
It's quick and easy to use our services online, please give it a try before calling. Show me the phone number
0300 123 2224
You can find out about upcoming elections quickly and easily online
You can find your councillor and how to contact them online quickly and easily
Find out how to research local history on the Somerset Archives website
Find out more on The Somerset Brick and Tile Museum website
Find out more on The Somerset Rural Life Museum website
Find out more on The Museum of Somerset website
You can search our catalogue or renew your library items online at LibrariesWest
Or you can visit your local library in person
You find a list of all our libraries online including locations, opening times and contact details
Somerset County Council doesn't collect your rent, this is dealt with by your local District Council.
Somerset County Council doesn't process residential planning applications, this is dealt with by your local District Council.
Waste and recycling centres are managed by Somerset Waste Partnership
Waste and recycling collections are handled by Somerset Waste Partnership
Write to us
Somerset Council Council, County Hall, The Crescent, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 4DY
It's quick and easy to use our services online, please give it a try before calling.Show me the phone number
Request information on highway boundary ownership - stopping up requests and queries about retaining walls
Somerset County Council doesn't process your council tax, this is dealt with by your local District Council.
We have introduced a more secure way to send and receive personal or commercially sensitive information by email.
You can make a payment to the Council here, provided you have a customer number and invoice reference.
Trading standards services in Devon and Somerset are a joint service. You can find more information on their website
Find upcoming contract opportunities and information about the tendering process
Commercial and Procurement, B2 East, County Hall, Taunton, TA2 8EW
The Local Offer provides information on the services available for children and young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) aged between 0 to 25 and how to access them.
Customer Contact, PO Box 618, Taunton, TA1 3WF
Volunteering is for anyone who is looking to get involved in their local community, as well as making a difference,
You are welcome to attend and listen. You can speak at ‘Public Question Time’ at any council public meeting, but you do need to give advance notice for some.
You have the right to ask us for recorded information on any subject, but not about private individuals.
Tell us if we have got something right, or could have done something better.
Somerset County Council, Comments, Compliments, Complaints, Customer Contact, County Hall, Taunton, Somerset TA1 4DY
Somerset residents who are of pensionable age or eligible on the grounds of disability can apply for a concessionary bus pass
PPC302, Somerset County Council, County Hall, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 4DY
You can pay a Parking Fine using our online form
You can apply for or renew a Blue Badge using the online form
All information relating to fostering in Somerset can be found on the Fostering in Somerset site
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All information relating to adoption in Somerset can be found on the Adopt south west site
0345 155 1076
Standard applications have now closed. You can make a late application using our "Make a late application" form
Giving parents, carers and young people advice and support to prevent a crisis
If you are worried about the safety of a child or adult, please contact us immediately
In an emergency always contact the police by dialling 999.
Looking for information on nursing and residential homes
Information on nursing and residential homes can be found on Somerset Choices
Ask us for information and advice on equipment to help you stay independent
Information on support equipment can be found on Somerset Choices
Ask us for information and advice about home care and support
Information on care and support available can be found on Somerset Choices
You can book an appointment with a registrar online
Or contact one of our registration offices.
You can book an appointment to register a birth online
You can book an appointment to register a death online
You can apply for a copy of a marriage certificate online quickly and easily.
You can apply for a copy of a birth certificate online quickly and easily.
Somerset Registration Services, Certificate Services, Somerset Heritage Centre, Brunel Way, Norton Fitzwarren, Taunton, TA2 6SF
It's quickest and easiest to report problems on the road online
To report a child or an adult at risk, including weekends and public holidays please call 0300 123 2224.
To contact the emergency services (Police, Fire and Ambulance), call:
Our phone lines are open 8am to 6pm Monday and 8.30am to 5.30pm Tuesday to Friday.
Below is our postal address:
Somerset County Council
Follow @SomersetCouncil to send us tweets and receive live updates on a range of services
We have a number of locations across the county which allow you to access our services
Contact your councillor(s) directly if you have a local issue you would like to raise or need help with