Important Information Regarding Covid-19 - updated 2 July 2020

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 has continued to run throughout lockdown, with all traders now returned. 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 more information, please visit

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

Play areas reopened on 4 July 2020. 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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