Consultation and Feedback
We want to hear your views about Council
services and living in Dacorum. You can use this section
of the website to have your say, whether you want to make a
suggestion, log a complaint, pay us a compliment or take part in an
We aim to provide a good service to customers
at all times but sometimes things go wrong and people need to make
a complaint to us. Please follow this link to Make a Complaint.
Compliments and Feedback.
Have you received good service, been delighted
with something we did, or want to praise how our staff
handled something for you?
Do you have views to give us on the way our
services are run or any suggestions for improvements?
Please write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org to
give us your thoughts.
Take part in current consultation on our
Find out the results of completed
Ten ways to have your say
If you live in Dacorum, the Council
is part of your everyday life - so it’s important that you
have a say in the decisions that affect you. There are lots of ways
Dacorum residents can get involved in local decision making.
Influence your councillors
If you want to influence a local decision or
have a problem with a council service, you can make your case to
your local councillor. Details can be found at www.dacorum.gov.uk/councillors.
Attend a council or public meeting
To attend or speak at a Council meeting please
or call 01442 228222.
Make a suggestion
or give us feedback about our services by
writing to us at email@example.com.
These take place in the towns across Dacorum
giving you the chance to talk to senior officers and councillors on
local issues. Events for 2012 will be advertised in Dacorum Digest,
on posters and at www.dacorum.gov.uk.
Join the citizens’ panel
Take part in regular surveys and focus groups. If you would like
to volunteer to be a panel member, please call 01442 228619, email
complete the registration form online at www.dacorum.gov.uk/citizenspanel.
The Council runs a number of surveys each year,
dealing with a whole range of issues. Details of online surveys can
be found at www.dacorum.gov.uk/consultation.
Join the reader panel
Give us feedback on the information and publications we produce
for Dacorum’s residents, such as Dacorum Digest and your
Council Tax leaflet. If you would like to volunteer to join the
reader panel please call 01442 228694 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tenants and residents groups
Tenants and Residents Associations (TARAs) are
groups of local people with a common interest in improving the area
in which they live. To find out more go to www.dacorum.gov.uk/housing,
call 01442 228000 or email email@example.com
There are five Neighbourhood Action areas in
Hemel Hempstead where local residents identify issues and work with
councillors and other organisations to make a difference in their
neighbourhoods. For more information call 01442 228305 or email
Register to vote
If you do not register then you can’t exercise
your democratic right to vote in any election. You must be
registered by law. With a general election taking place this year
it’s crucial that you’re included on the electoral roll so that you
can have your say. Find out more at www.dacorum.gov.uk/elections
or call 01442 228230.