Welcome

The Highfield Parish Office is open every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 10am – 12.30pm. Contact Details:-

Clerk: Lisa Chaplin clerk@colneyheathparishcouncil.gov.uk

Finance Officer: Michele Gilbert mgilbert@colneyheathparishcouncil.gov.uk

Telephone: 01727 825314

Please note all calls are recorded for training and monitoring purposes.

FOR COMMUNITY BUS PLACES PLEASE CALL Debbie Fulwell on 01727 824185.

Full Council Meeting

Notice is hereby given of a Full Council Meeting to be held on THURSDAY 11th October 2018 at the Colney Heath School, High Street, Colney Heath, AL4 0NP at 7.30pm.

Members of the public & press are invited to attend this meeting. On occasion it may become necessary to discuss items ‘in committee’. These exempt items must exclude members of the public and press. A list of exempt item topics can be obtained from the Parish Office.

Click here to read the agenda document. pdf

Grant Applications – 2nd Round 2018/19

Colney Heath Parish Council are now welcoming a second round of grant applications for 2018/19. A copy of the application form and policy for issuing grants can be found below – if you require any further information or assistance when applying for a grant please contact the Parish Office or email Finance Officer Michele Gilbert at mgilbert@colneyheathparishcouncil.gov.uk The deadline for receipt is of grant applications is Monday 29 October 2018. Decisions on grant applications will be made in the Full Council meeting to be held 8 November 2018 and applicants will be notified of decisions regarding awards shortly thereafter.

Notice of Conclusion of Audit 2017/18

St Albans Local Plan – Publication 2018

The Local Plan Publication Draft 2018 has been published for a six week period. Representations must be received by the District Council between 4 September and 5pm 17 October 2018. Copies of the proposed submission documents are available:

  • On the District Council website www.stalbans.gov.uk
  • Via the District Council’s consultation portal www.stalbans.gov.uk/localplan2018
  • In hard copy at public libraries within the District during normal opening hours
  • In hard copy at the Parish Council office in Highfield Park on Monday, Wednesday and Friday 10am – 12.30pm.

Welcome to the website of Colney Heath Parish Council.

Our council is made up of 9 members covering Highfield, Hill End and Colney Heath wards. Details of your councillors can be viewed here.

The parish of Colney Heath embraces a wide area of the district of St Albans and you can view a map of the parish boundary here.

Colney Heath lies within the “Colneys”, a name given to the two parishes of similar name located off the M25 near junction 22, which contain 67 acres of common and the Colne and Ellenbrook Rivers. To the north-east, the parish is dissected by the A414 main trunk dual carriageway route to Hatfield (known as the North Orbital).

Colney Heath Parish Council is responsible for:-

  • The Common and access, including Furze Field and Warren Track
  • Parish-owned buildings within the village
  • Play areas – Roestock, Smallford, Tyttenhanger & Sleapshyde
  • Community Park – a public open space and wildlife habitat
  • Riparian ownership of the river Colne passing through the Common
  • The High Street Pavilion and pitches
  • Notice Boards
  • Bus Shelters
  • Harvester’s Dog Walk
  • Custodian Trustees of Charles Morris Hall
  • Maintenance of the closed graveyard
  • Dog waste bins in the parish

The work of the council is controlled through a series of committees reporting to the council meetings. Further details can be found on the links and information pages.