Next Parish Council Meeting

Feb 6th 2019 - 7.30pm

Methodist Church, Main Street.

If you have a question to ask then please come along - there is a public session at the start of each meeting where your voice can be heard!

Red Barn odours? Other Environmental concerns? Please notify the Environment Agency on 0800 80 70 60.

Welcome to the Scothern Parish Council and Community Website.

This website is for the benefit of the local community and you can find details of parish council activities (including meeting dates, agendas & minutes), information about community happenings and our clubs/societies.

New planning application
Outline planning application to erect 6no. dwellings at Land off Dunholme Road has been submitted

 This application will be considered by WLDC Planning Committee on 9 January 2019 (18:30 in the Council Chamber, WLDC, Gainsborough). Members of the public may attend; if you wish to speak WLDC must be advised in advance.

Please see the planning page for details.

It is extremely helpful if residents making any comment in relation to this application could also forward a copy to the Parish Council. Residents can submit comments to West Lindsey District Council Planning until 28 November 2018.

The Parish Council wil consider the application in order to make comments to West Lindsey District Council at the Budget and Precept planning meeting on 22 November 2018.

2017 - 2018 Audit
The Annual audit documents have now been signed off by the Parish Council and have been published. Please see the finances page for details.

Call Connect - Scothern!
The Call Connect service is now available throughout West Lindsey and includes Scothern. This is a service providing connections to main bus routes throughout West Lindsey and the wider county that will be available to all ages of the population.

Leaflets are available at Scothern Nurseries and more information is available by calling 03452 343344 or visit

Planning applications affecting our village
Please see the Planning page for details of relevant planning applications and information about commenting on applications. It would be helpful if any comments are also copied to the Parish Council – it helps in decision making!

First Contact - now for anyone 18+
First Contact is a service that allows people aged 18 and over to access a wide range of services and information to provide help and support with Social Care, Money & Benefits, Careers & Training and much more all through one point of contact.
Read more about the First Contact service.  image icon pdf document

Contacting Lincolnshire County Council
Lincolnshire County Council, County Offices, Newland, Lincoln LN1 1YL
telephone: 01522-552222 fax: 01522-516137
email: Minicom: 01522 552 055

Action Number
West Lindsey District Council has one number for you to report dog fouling incidents, fly tipping, anti-social behaviour and littering etc.

The West Lindsey District Council action number is 01427 676676

For more information about the Parish Council please see our notice boards - on the bus shelter opposite St Germain's Church and in front of Scothern Recreation Centre.