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(including supporting documents) from July 2019 - follow this link to our new Documents page

Parish Champion Award 2019

Lyndhurst Parish Council is seeking nominations for four community awards which we will be presenting at the Annual Parish Meeting in the Spring of 2020

The four awards are:

  • The Community Spirit Award
  • The Youth Achievement Award
  • The Environmental Awareness Award
  • The Parish Champion

Further details of criteria for each award can be found on our website and all nominations should be filled in via the SurveyMonkey application and submitted by Monday 2nd December 2019


Lyndhurst Parish Council is considering creating a small playground for toddlers at the top end of Great Mead.

This will not be on the same scale as Coles Mead; it is intended for very young children living close to Great Mead.

For full details and to have your say please click on the link below.
Closing date for comments: Friday 8 November 2019

To see an image of the playground equipment the council are thinking of purchasing please use the following link

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Air Quality in Lyndhurst

Are you concerned about air quality in Lyndhurst?

This mainly concerns the levels of pollution in the High Street although there are other sites around the village where air quality levels can be highlighted.

We are awaiting new information from NFDC who conduct the checks but the link below will take you to the results of real time analyser in the High Street.

This is situated almost opposite out offices at 13 High Street.

About Lyndhurst and the Parish Council

We are a vibrant and approachable Parish Council situated in the "capital" of the New Forest - one of the most beautiful parts of United Kingdom.

The village of Lyndhurst has excellent shopping facilities that cater for day to day needs as well as the frequent tourists who visit the region.

We have four churches a newly and beautifully refurbished infant school, numerous public houses, hotels and restaurants to suit all tastes.

The village is home to New Forest District Council, the Forestry Commission and the Verderers' Court.

It has a vibrant Community Centre and Museum, both conveniently situated in the car park.

Planning information with links to the New Forest National Park Authority can also be accessed from this website.

For the sporting enthusiast, there is an 18-hole golf course and we are surrounded by miles of open forest land for the peaceful enjoyment of walkers, horse riders and cyclists (Countryside Codes permitting).

If you would like to have an event published in the Online Village Diary, please do not hesitate to contact the Web team

New Forest Bike Project logoNew Forest Bike Project CIC

New Forest Bike Project is a social enterprise and registered Community Interest Company (CIC number 10327640) which takes in unwanted bicycles and then repairs, restores and relocates them, supporting local disadvantaged people.

Read more by following this link

Resident’s Survey June 2018

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Lyndhurst Park Hotel – Planning Appeal Public Inquiry

Update - 21 December 2018

The planning appeal has been withdrawn

Planning Application

No. 17/00732 - Lyndhurst Park Hotel, 78 High Street, Lyndhurst, SO43 7NL

Parish Council Response to this application 


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Latest Agenda

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Beat Surgeries

  • Please come and meet us, in November 2019 we will be at –

East Boldre Post Office on Saturday 9th November at 9am.

Outside SPENCERS on Brookley Road at Brockenhurst on Saturday 9th November at 11am.

Bramshaw Village Shop on Tuesday 12th November at 8am.

Lyndhurst Parish Council Shop on Tuesday 12th November at 10am.

Bartley Post Office on Tuesday 12th November at 11am.

We are also holding an on line Beat Surgery on Tuesday 19th November at 7.30pm. You can join in and ask your questions by visiting our Facebook page, New Forest Heart Cops.

Community Café in Minstead Church on Thursday 21st November at 2pm

The Tip, Leaf and Bean café in the New Forest Heritage Centre in Lyndhurst on Sunday 24th November at 10am.

Lyndhurst Roman Catholic Church on Empress Road on Sunday 24th November at 10.00am

Lyndhurst Baptist Church in Lyndhurst on Sunday 24th November at midday


Latest Clerk's Corner



You face an unlimited fine if your rubbish is found fly-tipped

Always use a licensed waste carrier.



Read our latest available Agendas 


Meet our councillors and the committees they stand on


Helpful planning information and advice 


Read our latest minutes following our council meetings.

Interest and Information

Exploring Lyndhurst Parish

Take a walk around Lyndhurst Parish, following the map available in this leaflet

Discover Lyndhurst

Three short walks exploring our village and its links with the ‘real Alice’, Captain Arthur Phillip

Lyndhurst Heritage

A brief history of Arthur Phillip and the New Forest and Australian Connections.

Report a problem

Problems and issues on roads, footpaths and verges via Hampshire County Council.

Latest News

Armed Forces Day 2019

New Forest District Council is supporting Armed Forces Day by flying the flag to honour the Armed Forces community

June 25, 2019

On Monday 24 June, NFDC Vice Chairman Cllr Derek Tipp raised the Armed Forces Day flag outside the council’s main offices at Appletree Court in Lyndhurst.

Tree contractors working with the air spade at Appletree Court in Lyndhurst

Work to save 120 year old Atlas cedar tree in Lyndhurst underway

March 25, 2019

Visitors to Appletree Court, NFDC’s main offices in Lyndhurst, may have seen an odd sight last week


Give us your views – respond online

June 25, 2018

Hampshire County Council is asking for residents’ and stakeholders’ views