Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea

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Organisation Details
Alternative Name Council RBKC Kensington Town Hall Kensington Town Hall
Description Local authority
Address The Town Hall Hornton Street
W8 7NX
Telephone 020 7361 3000 - Enquiryline
Enquiryline: 020 7361 3000
Fax 020 7938 1445
Email - Enquiryline - Customer Services
Hours Monday to Friday: 8.30am to 5.00pm
Services See Notes
Transport Tube: High Street Kensington (Circle and District)
Buses: 9, 10, 27, 49, 52, 328 serve Kensington High Street.
Privately run car park beneath the adjacent Central Library
Newsletter Borough Newsletter printed quarterly by Press Office. Inside Information guide printed every May. As yet there is no full Borough Guide.
Notes The Council is made up of five groups. The Business Groups are Corporate Services, Family and Children's Services, Housing, Health and Adult Social Care, Planning and Conservation, and Transport, Environment and Leisure Services.

See web page Council business groups and executive directors.

Elected councillors work closely with senior management under a cabinet system. For more information see Council and Democracy.
Last Updated 01 August 2013

Is there someone especially responsible for arrangements to meet the needs of people with disabilities? - Yes - Also the social services disability team deals with social care issues for disabled clients
Is there anyone on the site who can use British Sign Language? - No
Is information about activities and facilities available on floppy disk, e-mail or internet? - Yes -
Is information about activities and facilities available on cassette? - No
Is information about activities and facilities available in large print and braille? - No
Is information about activities and facilities available via minicom/textphone? - No
Are there concessionary rates for people with disabilities? - Yes - for leisure service facilities


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