Welcome to Hatfield Town Council’s website.


Hatfield Town Council is an enthusiastic and productive team of staff and Councillors improving the lives and well being of the local Community.

Responsibility covers a vast array of services within the Hatfield Parish including Sport & Recreation, Community Activities, Parks, Community Centres, Allotments, War Memorials and lots more.

Hatfield Parish covers 4,649 Hectares, 11,489 acres or 17.95 square miles and stretches from the village of Newgate Street in the south to Lemsford Village in the north. Hatfield itself is steeped in History being the birthplace of the Jet Engine and Hatfield Town Council is proud to have a custodial responsibility to serve the local community.

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Hatfield has a lot to offer. It has an International Business Centre where many leading European Companies have built their UK headquarters on what was once the production line and Aerodrome facilities belonging to British AeroSpace. Hatfield has ‘The Galleria Retail Outlet’ where there are a number of leading brands, several restaurants and fast food outlets and an Odeon Cinema Centre. Opposite this is you will find the campus area of Hertfordshire University bringing a rich diversity to the area.

The Parish, administered by the Town Council, engages in a vast range of community activities. For a full list of which council does what please visit our Frequently Asked Questions page

The Council also provides recreational facilities throughout the area including a leisure centre, hall hire, recreation grounds and play areas and Community events throughout the year.

Full Council and Committee meetings are open to the public and details are posted outside the Council Offices and on this website.

For more information contact our offices using details to be found following this link