Phone system

We are experiencing some issues with our phone system which means that we cannot make or receive calls. We are working to resolve these issues, and apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Legal services

Shared Legal Services provides legal services for both Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council and Hart District Council.

We support all council members and officers in:

  • protecting all the council’s resources
  • enabling the council to meet its objectives
  • delivering the Council Plan

We are permitted to provide legal advice and services to public bodies such as housing associations and other councils. If you would like our assistance please contact:

Maria Bundy - Property and Contracts Team Leader

Emma Bethell - Planning and Litigation Team Leader

Email: instruct.legal@basingstoke.gov.uk
Telephone: 01256 845357

Ann Greaves - Shared Legal Services Manager

Email: instruct.legal@basingstoke.gov.uk
Telephone: 01256 845475

We cannot provide legal advice and services to members of the general public.

If you are a member of the public and you need legal assistance you can contact one of the organisations below:

Legal aid

Legal aid can help you pay for legal advice, mediation or representation in court if you can't afford it. The GOV.UK website gives information about legal aid and how to claim.

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