Frequently Asked Questions

Bins, Food Caddies & Bulky Waste

South Northants Council is responsible for all waste collections in Brackley. Any queries relating to missed collections, repairs to wheelie bins, lost wheelie bins, food caddy queries or to arrange collection of bulky waste should be directed to SNC. Access is also available on-line.

On-line reporting to South Northants Council

or telephone 01327 322322

Litter & Fly-Tipping

Who is responsible for litter collection?

Open Spaces & Play Areas - Brackley Town Council call 01280 702441 or email:

Burgess Square - Collected by local shops and business owners as this is private land.

Market Place, High Street, Piazza - South Northants Council call 01327 322322 or visit to report litter issues

All other litter bins within Brackley, pavements, hedgerows and road - South Northants Council

How to report Fly Tipping

Fly-tipping in the area should be reported to South Northants Council either by phone: 01327 322322 or on-line by visiting

Social Housing

South Northants Council is responsible for all Social Housing issues in Brackley. The housing department can be contacted by telephone on 01327 322322 or on-line by visiting

Who looks after grass cutting of public spaces?

Grass cutting in Brackley is undertaken by an external contractor, managed by Brackley Town Council. Please contact us with any issues, queries or comments:


Questions relating to Council Tax?

Council Tax for Brackley is the responsibility of South Northants Council. The department can be contacted by telephone: 01327 322322.

Most Council Tax queries can be managed on-line by visiting:

Ownership of Land and Trees

Tree ownership
Brackley is re-knowned for it's tree-lined High Street, in addition there are hundreds of trees around the town on open spaces, pathways and housing developments. The issue of ownership is divided between Northamptonshire Highways and Brackley Town Council. Issues and concerns relating to any trees within the town should, in the first instance be directed to Northamptonshire County Council via 'Fix My Street' an on-line reporting system.

Northamptonshire County Council FixMyStreet -

Land ownership
The majority of open space land within in Brackley is owned/managed by Brackley Town Council. There are exceptions: for instance, open spaces on new developments remain under the ownership and management of developers until adoption takes place. Brackley Town Council Officers can assist with information relating to public land ownership. Private land ownership issues should be directed to Land Registry.

Brackley Town Council email address:

Land Registry website:

Can I get married in Brackley? If so, where?

Yes you can!
Both Brackley Town Hall and Egerton Hall, Juno Crescent are licensed wedding venues.
See our Weddings page for more information or contact Sally Munday-Webb via email

Reporting of strays, dog fouling, noise issues

Brackley Town Council manages collection of dog waste from over 60 dog waste bins located throughout the town each week. Despite the amount of bins available along with dog waste bag dispensers, some owners still persist in not bagging up after their dogs. Repeat offenders can be reported to South Northants Council and receive a fine should they be caught. It is the responsibility of ALL dog owners to clear up after their pet.

Reports to South Northants Council can also be made about stray dogs and noise nuisance.

Contact South Northants Council on 01327 322322 or report on-line by visiting: