Town Council website was last updated on 20/01/2020
is a popular market town on the River Fromus at the centre of Suffolk's
Heritage Coastal region, providing an excellent base for tourists
wishing to visit the many attractions in the area. This website
is run by Saxmundham Town Council and is intended
for both residents and visitors. We hope that you find what you
are looking for and that you drop by again soon.
featured on the website relies on the various groups and bodies
updating us with any changes. If you wish to notify us with a change,
please contact the Town
Clerk. Please download our privacy notice for
people contacting the Council here
Saxmundham Town Council Response to Sizewell C Stage 4 Consultation: Please click
Saxmundham Town Council's response to the Suffolk Coastal District Local Plan. For press release click
Plan - click
here for the new Neighbourhood Plan website.
Greater Anglia have received planning consent for the rebuilding of the station building retaining the remaining groundfloor walls and we look forward to work starting soon.
here to report potholes, pavement defects etc. on Suffolk County
Council's online logging tool.
Dog Fouling - please click
here and fill in the following form if you see any individual
letting their dog foul in Saxmundham.
Youth Booth - please click here
for more information.
Electronic copies of Saxmundham News can be found here.
Don't forget to support your weekly market every Wednesday - for
more information please click here.
for Council Services
area of Saxmundham has a population of about 4,500 and prior to local
government re-organisation in 1974 had its own Urban District Council
carrying out the majority of functions and services for their community.
Saxmundham Town Council has succeeded the Urban
District Council for minor functions such as managing the Market
Hall, the Memorial Field, and now the Wednesday street market. Services
such as refuse collection and street cleaning are administered by
Coastal District Council. The various strategic services
e.g. highways, education, fire service, etc, are the responsibility
of the Suffolk
County Council. Domestic water is supplied by Essex
and Suffolk Water Company and Anglian
Water Authority is responsible for sewage disposal
Agency data for the River Fromus
weather forecast for Saxmundham