Telephone:01202 892 249

View this as a starting point with more information found throughout the website.

Council Tax payments - link to Council Tax or call 0345 0344569 for East Dorset District Council.

Water utilities – for fresh water contact Bournemouth Water – website: Bournemouth Water & for waste water contact Wessex Water, tel: 0345 6003600 website: Wessex Water.

Recycling & Rubbish - Please collect the brown food bins from the Council Offices in the Barrington Centre, for information concerning all other bins link to Bins Recycling and Litter.

Doctors – two in St. Mary’s Road – Penny’s Hill Practice tel: 01202 897200 & Orchid House Surgery tel: 01202 897000, The Barcelloss Family Practice on Tricketts Cross tel: 01202 897989 and West Parley Health Centre tel: 01202 874302.

Dentists – Balmoral Lodge Dental Practice tel: 01202 871488, Ferndown Dental Practice tel: 01202 896156, Nigel Stribling & Assoc. tel: 01202 873263.

The town library is situated in Penny’s Walk and the Post Office is now in Victoria Road opposite Wilkinsons.

The Ferndown schools are located off Church Road. When applying for a place please link to School Admissions. Ferndown has large playing fields and are accessed from Peter Grant Way off Church Road and are close to the Ferndown Leisure Centre tel: 01202 877468.

Local bus timetables can to viewed at Public Transport.

If you are retired, check out the U3A – website: Ferndown U3A email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.