HRH The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (1921-2021)
The Chairman of the Council has issued a Message of Condolence as the District pays its repects to HRH The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, whose death was announced by Buckingham Palace on Friday, 9 April 2021.
A period of national mourning has begun, and will continue until until Saturday 17 April, the day of the Funeral inclusive. The Government has issued guidance for the public, organisations and businesses for observing the period of national mourning.
The Duke of Edinburgh’s Funeral will take place on Saturday 17 April 2021 at 3pm in St George’s Chapel, Windsor. The Funeral Service will begin with a National Minute’s Silence at three o’clock.
We would like to encourage you to leave your tributes to HRH The Duke of Edinburgh by signing the book of condolence on the website of The Royal Household.
Elections - 6 May 2021
Police and Crime Commissioner Elections, Kent County Council Elections and some District and Parish By-Elections are due to take place on Thursday 6 May 2021. For information on what to expect at your polling station, registering to vote or voting by post, please use the links below:
What to expect at your polling station Register to Vote Voting by Post
Your waste collection is changing
We’re making changes to your waste collection service from 12 April. Designed to allow us to work smarter and greener, you can find out more about how the changes affect you on our waste collection service changes webpage. Contact us
The decennial census is almost upon us.Households across Dover will soon be asked to take part in the nationwide survey of housing and the population. It has been carried out every decade since 1801, with the exception of 1941.
To find out information about the census see; our census webpage or the census.gov.uk website