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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 online survey.

Consultation

Take part in current consultation on our consultation pages or find out the results of completed consultations.

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.

Join our consultation panel

Sign up to our email group so you don't miss the chance to have your say about local services and issues. Once you join, we'll send you our current consultations and surveys. You won’t have to participate in every consultation – only the ones that you feel relevant to you or would like to give us your opinion about.

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 on our councillors page.

Attend a council or public meeting

To attend or speak at a council meeting, please see our public participation page or call 01442 228222.

Make a suggestion

Alternatively, give us feedback about our services by writing to us at feedback@dacorum.gov.uk.

Complete surveys

We run a number of surveys each year, dealing with a whole range of issues. Details of online surveys can be found on our current consultation page.

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 our Get Involved page, call 01442 228000 or email tenant.involvement@dacorum.gov.uk.

Neighbourhood Action

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 neighbourhoodaction@dacorum.gov.uk.

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. Find out more on our Elections and voting page or call 01442 228230.