Wandsworth Council Contact Number: 020 8871 6000

Call Wandsworth council on their general enquiries contact number 020 8871 6000 to pay your council tax bill over the phone or to apply for a parking permit as a resident of the London borough.


Main Council Switchboard – 020 8871 6000

You should call the main switchboard phone number for Wandsworth council 020 8871 6000 to contact a representative with any enquiries about the public services provided by the local authority. For instance, callers may wish to use this number to enquire about the bin collection and recycling facilities that they are entitled to. Alternatively, a Wandsworth council representative can inform you of your eligibility for public housing and tell you how to pay your rent if you are currently a resident of a council home. You can also get in touch to discuss how to apply for planning permission or even UK citizenship if you are a resident of the country who is currently living in the London borough of Wandsworth. Parents may also wish to use this number to apply for a primary school place for their child at one of the many schools in the borough before discussing the process of in-year admissions if they have moved to the area during term time. Similarly, you will be able to use this number to ask for support for a child with special educational needs.

It is also important that you contact the local authority to discuss your council tax payments as a representative can inform you whether you are eligible for a reduction or exemption. For instance, if you live alone then you will be able to claim for a 25% reduction and if you are living in a house where everyone is a student then you will totally exempt from paying the tax once picking up the relevant form from the Wandsworth council offices at the Town Hall. Similarly you should phone this number for discounts on your council tax bill if you are eligible to claim housing benefit. Finally, you can call the council to speak to someone from their licensing office about the process of applying for a particular business permit such as to sell alcohol in your work premises.


Noise and Nuisance Complaints – 020 8871 6127

You can also call Wandsworth council on their noise complaints number 020 8871 6000 to report any public nuisances over the phone. For instance, you should get in touch to report noise pollution or antisocial behaviour from someone in your local area. Alternatively, you may wish to request pest control specialists if your home has become infested with insects or vermin.


Wandsworth Council Call Costs and Opening Times

The council uses a London rate contact number that will charge callers the same standard per-minute rate as any other local call made from anywhere in the United Kingdom. However, you may be able to contact the local authority for free if you are using any inclusive free minutes that have been offered by your service provider as part of your mobile or landline tariff. You can contact Wandsworth council during the typical working week as it operates during the opening hours of 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday but it should be noted that their Housing Emergencies helpline number 020 8871 7490 is open on a 24-hour basis.


Wandsworth Council Phone Numbers

Council Department UK Contact Number
Council Switchboard 020 8871 6000
24-hour Council Housing emergencies 020 8871 7490
Noise and Nuisance Complaints 020 8871 6127
Park Police 020 8871 6789


Write to the Wandsworth Town Hall

If you have a grievance regarding the public services that are helped paid for by your council tax then you have the option of making a formal letter of complaint and can do so when writing to the address of Wandsworth Town Hall:

Wandsworth Council,
Town Hall,
Wandsworth High Street,
SW18 2PU,
United Kingdom.