The Parish Council is a statutory consultee and is consulted by the planning authority on all developments affecting the parish and responds to all applications.
The Parish Council receives many consultation documents on local, national and government issues and responds with the local view.
The Parish Council owns the recreation ground in Old Wallingford Way and maintains the play area, multi-use games area, skatepark, teen shelter and pitches. It also owns and maintains the village green.
A new Cemetery was opened on 1st January 2000 in Old Wallingford Way and this is maintained by the Council. Interments can be arranged via the Clerk and information regarding rules and fees are also available from the Clerk.