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Hampshire Constabulary is responsible for policing Alton and the surrounding area.

Telephone:Alton Police Station: 0845 045 4545
Non-emergencies: 101
Emergencies: 999
Website: Hampshire Constabulary

Refuse Collection, Household Waste & Recycling

Non-recyclable household refuse (green bin) and recyclables (black bin) are collected alternately weekly by East Hampshire District Council's Refuse Collection Service. Garden waste is collected at the same time as recyclables from reusable sacks which may be purchased from EHDC. Glass for recycling (black boxes) is collected every 4 weeks.

The nearest Household Waste Recycling Centres are: Omega Park, Wilsom Road, Alton and Prospect Road, Alresford.

Contact: Waste Reduction Team
Telephone: 01730 234288
Email: waste_reduction@easthants.gov.uk

Local Councillors & Elected Representatives

Medstead is part of the Four Marks, Medstead and Chawton Ward of East Hampshire District Council; the Medstead and Selborne Hampshire County Council Division; the East Hampshire Parliamentary Constituency and the South East European Constituency.

In addition to Medstead Parish Council, Medstead's local councils are:

East Hampshire District Council
Telephone: 01730 266551


Hampshire County Council
Telephone: 0845 603 5638


Medstead's local councillors are:

Hampshire County Councillor, Alton Rural
Mark Kemp-Gee, Conservative
Telephone: 01420 563550
East Hampshire District Cllrs, Four Marks, Medstead & Chawton
Neal Day, Conservative

Ilena Allsopp, Conservative

Joanna Nelson, Liberal Democrat
Medstead's elected representatives are:
Member Of Parliament, East Hampshire
Damian Hinds, Conservative

You can contact your MP, Damian Hinds, by email at damian.hinds.mp@parliament.uk.

Damian also runs regular advice surgeries in East Hampshire and to make an appointment, please call his parliamentary office on 0207 219 7057 or send an email to the address above.

You will need to provide your full name, full address with postcode and contact telephone number, as parliamentary protocol prohibits Damian from acting for constituents who are represented by another MP.

If you would like more information about Damian and the East Hampshire constituency, please visit www.damianhinds.com or you can follow his latest news on Facebook www.facebook.com/damian.hinds/ or Twitter https://twitter.com/damianhindsmp