Important Information Regarding Covid-19 - updated 5 January 2021

Our building remains closed to the public. Please continue to contact us via 01362 693821 or email Messages can be left on the answerphone and will be responded to during normal office hours (8:30am - 4:30pm).

The twice weekly market is operating with essential stalls only. Please see our Facebook page for updates. When visiting the market please ensure you follow the Government advice on social distancing - this includes when queuing.

Allotments remain open. Again we would ask that people please follow social distancing advice. 

For the safety of our volunteer drivers and passengers the Community Car Scheme remains temporarily closed. If you require assistance for an essential medical journey, please contact us and we will try to help.

Dereham Memorial Hall is currently closed - however Blood Donation sessions will continue. Please see our website for more information. 

Play areas remain open. Guidance on this can be found by visiting the News and Events page, or our Facebook page.

The Town Council

The Town Council is made up of 12 councillors who represent the town on various matters.  We are the third tier of local government after Norfolk County Council and Breckland District Council.


Full Council meetings are held at 7:30pm usually on the second Tuesday of the month at The Assembly Rooms.  The public is very welcome to attend our meetings. 

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Dereham Town Council 

Assembly Rooms

Quebec Street



NR19 2DJ

Clerk to the Council: Antony Needham

For General Enquiries:

01362 693821

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