Local Resources

Local Councils

Services in Dacorum are divided between Hertfordshire County Council and Dacorum Borough Council.

The County Council manages services including schools, social services, strategic planning matters, highways, refuse and waste disposal sites, museums and libraries. The Borough Council manages services including town planning, environmental health, housing, benefits, council tax collection, refuse collection and leisure facilities.

You can find the contact details for your local elected representatives by entering your postcode here:



National Government

Information about central government policies (such as the National Health Service, HM Revenue and Customs - who collect the bulk of tax and pay child benefit and tax credits, and the Department of Work and Pensions who deal with issues such as benefits, pensions and national insurance) can be found on the Government website www.gov.uk.



Useful local contacts:


Dacorum District Citizens Advice Bureau

Dacre House
19 Hillfield Road

Telephone: 08444 111 444
From a mobile: 0300 3300 650

Fax: 01442 239658



Non-Emergency Calls dial 101

Local Police | Safer Neighbourhood Teams

Health Services

| West Herts Hospitals NHS
| Out of hours doctors
| NHS Dentist


| Highways fault reporting
| Roadworks in Hertfordshire
| Route Planner (AA)

Luton Airport

Flight Tracking (3 hour delay)
Flight Tracking (live)


Connect Dacorum

Connect Dacorum is a partnership between businesses, the public and voluntary sectors to promote Corporate Social Responsibility in Dacorum.

Connect Dacorum

Weather Forecast

This Weather Widget is provided by the Met Office


Flood Warnings


I’m not currently an MP, as Parliament has been dissolved until after the General Election on 8th June 2017. This website will not be updated during the election campaign and is for reference of my work when I was a Member of Parliament.

To contact me during the campaign please call my campaign office on 01442 255034 or email me on mike@penning4hemel.com  or visit www.hemelconservatives.com.


DHAG Petition

Dacorum Hospital Action Group Petition

Veterans Badges

Mike Penning presents veterans badges.

Download a Veterans Badge Form here.