Melksham Without Parish Council


in the heart of WEST WILTSHIRE

Applications for grant aid are invited from organisations who can prove that they benefit residents of the Parish. The closing date for applications is 31st January 2017, with awards to be made at the Annual Parish Meeting on Monday 27th March. For application forms please contact the Parish Council Offices or download from Aid Form 2017.pdf. The Council's Grant Aid policy is here 

The Council's facebook page is Melksham Without Parish Council or for additional community news find and friend request Teresa Strange (Clerk to Melksham Without).  On Twitter the Council's account is @melkshamwithout

In the case of urgent Parish matters that cannot wait until the
office is open please ring
07341 474234


The Parish of Melksham Without is in the Melksham Community Area.

It surrounds the Town of Melksham and has thirteen elected Members. It is the largest rural parish in Wiltshire and has a population of approximately 7,500. It covers an area of 2,904 hectares (7,173 acres).

The next Full Council Meeting is Today - Monday 23rd January 2017
Click here for the agenda

Mailing List

The Council will be sending information and updates by email to any resident who requests this.
To add your email address to our mailing list, please click here

The parish is divided into two wards (Click here to see a ward map) There are several villages and communities in the parish, each with its own distinct character and needs.
Your Council is Here to Serve You

If you are a resident of Melksham Without and have an issue you would like raised with your local council, please get in touch with the Clerk or your local Councillors.

If you have any comments about our web site or suggestions for information or resources that you would like to see added, please let us know via the feedback page.

Website Disclaimer

Whilst every effort is made to ensure the information given on the website is correct, Melksham Without Parish Council does not accept any responsibility for any errors shown. Opinions expressed or implied by material on the website are not necessarily those of the Council at any given time. All material on this website; text photos and graphics, are owned by Melksham Without Parish Council and copyright of the Council.


Mon 23rd January 2017
Full Council Meeting - 7.00pm
Click Here for the Agenda
Wed 25th January 2017
Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group meeting 6-8pm at Crown Chambers
Mon 30th January 2017
Planning Meeting - 7.00pm
Mon 13th February 2017
Finance Committee (GRANTS) - 7.00pm
Mon 20th February 2017
Planning Committee - 7.00pm
Mon 27th February 2017
Full Council Meeting - 7.00pm
Mon 13th March 2017
Planning Committee - 7.00pm
Mon 20th March 2017
Full Council Meeting - 7.00pm
Mon 27th March 2017
Annual Parish Meeting - 7.00pm
Mon 3rd April 2017
Planning Committee - 7.00pm
Mon 3rd April 2017
Highway & Streetscene Committee - following Planning Committee
Mon 10th April 2017
Full Council Meeting - 7.00pm
Click here for a full list
Meeting Calendar

Avon IT Systems