Melton Borough Council

Contaminated recycling will not be collected from October 1st 2019

From 1st October 2019 your recycling bin will not be emptied if it contains non-recyclable item(s) You will need to remove the item(s) and we will empty the bin on your next brown bin collection day.

Click here to see what can go in your brown bins

Be a Councillor - Make the decisions which will shape Melton’s future

Published Thursday, 18th October 2018 prospective councillor

Would you like to decide how money is spent within your local area and improve services which are important to you, your family and your local community?

Would you like to contribute to making your community safer, ensuring there are homes for everyone and improving where you live? Perhaps you would like to be involved in regenerating the town centre and promoting tourism within the Borough? If so, you can make a real difference to Melton!

Now is a great time to get involved as Borough and Parish Elections are coming up in May 2019. 

To find out more about the Borough and Parish Councillor role and how to apply, the Council is running a special event on Tuesday 6 November at 6 p.m. at the Melton Borough Council Offices, Burton Street, Melton Mowbray. 

To book in contact or ring 01664 502441.

Edd de Coverly, Chief Executive and Returning Officer for Melton Borough Council, said: “Local Councils deliver vital public services and can make a positive difference to the area and the communities they serve. Becoming a councillor means you can shape these services and represent your communities, ensuring their voice is heard across a wider range of issues. I would encourage anyone who wants to find out more about becoming a councillor to attend this event.”

For more information on becoming a councillor visit: 



For more information please contact:

Hazel Paterson – Communications Officer

Melton Borough Council

01664 504294