Cherwell Council

The district council’s head office is at
Bodicote House,
OX15 4AA.

Departmental telephone numbers are:

General enquiries and other services not listed below – 01295 227001

Council tax and business rates – 01295 227000

Election services – 01295 227005

Environmental services: pest control, abandoned vehicles, dog warden, anti-social behaviour, pollution including noise, food safety, workplace health and safety – 01295 227007

Housing and council tax benefit – 01295 227002

Housing services: housing needs, homelessness, housing standards and housing grants – 01295 227004

Parking services – 01295 227008

Planning and building control – 01295 227006

Waste, recycling and street cleaning – 01295 227003

Queries can also be emailed to:

The council website is:

Waste Collection: Cherwell District Council (CDC) collect refuse every Wednesday. General household waste (green bin) is collected one week and recyclable items (blue box or bin) and garden and food waste (brown bin) the alternate week. For information or to order new or replacement bins contact CDC on 01295 227003.

Collection of old fridges/bulky waste: Telephone Cherwell District Council on 01295 227003.

Dog Registration Scheme: Cherwell District Council offers a free registration for your dog and free dog waste bags. Telephone the Dog Warden on 01295 227007 for registration or other dog related issues. For free bags phone Dee O’Connor, who holds a local supply, on 01295 722768.