Welcome to Folkestone Town Council

Museum & Visitor Services open 10am to 4pm Tuesday - Saturday


Some officers are working flexibly including from home and can be contacted via email or telephone.



Following a Referendum of the town’s people in May 2003 and the subsequent approval of the Secretary of State,
Folkestone Town Council was formed in June 2004, although Folkestone had been a Borough Council up until 1974. 


Latest News

Notice of Planning Committee

Published: 20 Apr 22

Attached is the Notice for the Planning Committee to be held on 28th April. Read More...

Support for Refugees

Published: 14 Apr 22

Ukrainians arriving in the district and their hosts now have access to a range of information to help during their stay. Attached is the guidance from District and County Council. The Government have also produced information, click on the link below. Read More...

The Queen's Platinum Jubilee Beacons

Published: 5 Apr 22

Attached poster advertising the lighting of the Beacons for Queen's Jubilee on 2nd June. Read More...

Upcoming Meetings


26 May 22 - 19:00


Full Council

16 Jun 22

AGAR Meeting

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