Following a Referendum of the town’s people in May 2003 and the subsequent approval of the Secretary of State, Folkestone Parish Council was formed on the 15 June 2004 and became a Town Council on 24 June 2004, although Folkestone had been a Borough Council up until 1974. To read more, please go to the 'About Folkestone' page.
To find out whats happening at the Town Hall, click here.
The Local Elections take place on 7 May 2015
An Information Sheet and Nomination Paper are available here if you would like to stand for election
as a Town Councillor. Paper copies of these documents are also available for collection from the Town Council Offices in The Town Hall.