Medway Council

Medway Council is a local authority who provides services to the residents of Medway.

How they can help


Includes housing benefits and benefits calculator.

Jobs and apprenticeships

Includes the latest council jobs and apprenticeships.

Council tax

Includes paying your council tax bill, your banding and moving house.

Parking and streets

Includes applying for a parking permit, paying a parking ticket and information on local car parks.


Includes the housing register, homelessness and advice.

In an emergency

In any of the below cases please phone 01634 304 400:

  • To report abuse, neglect or a vulnerable person at risk
  • If you’re homeless and have nowhere to stay for the night
  • An incident that puts people in immediate danger, such as severe flooding, a collapsing building or an explosion

Further information

There is limited on-street parking on Dock Road and the visitor car park is open after 4pm.
The closest railway station is Chatham, approximately a 10 minute walk via Railway Street, Military Road and Dock Road.

Most buses stop at Chatham’s waterfront bus station, just a five minute walk from the headquarters or stop directly outside the headquarters on Dock Road.

Cycle racks for visitors are located at the front of the building.