Ampthill Town Council

Town Council offices are open: Monday to Thursday from 10.00am to 4.00pm and Friday 10am to midday.  You can also contact us on 01525 404355 or email:

Throughout England parish and town councils work towards improving community wellbeing and providing better services at a local level.  We are the first tier of local government and provide services to Ampthill residents which inlcude local amenties such as the Ampthill Great Park, Cooper's Hill and two Allotment sites.  We are also a local Burial Authority, and provide interment plots at the cemetery in Gas House Lane.

Ampthill Town Council (formerly Ampthill Urban District Council) has been a successor Town Council since April 1974, pursuant to the Local Government Act 1972. Ampthill is situated in Mid Bedfordshire, with a population of approximately 8,100. 

The Council comprises 12 members and meets regularly at the Council Chambers. The Mayor/Chair of Ampthill at present is Councillor Jake Bishop and the Deputy/Vice Chair is Councillor Susan Clinch.

Our offices are situated at Park Lodge, Ampthill Great Park (central car park entrance), Woburn Street, Ampthill, MK45 2HX. Tel: 01525 404355, Email: