How to Contact Us

Lying seven miles due east of Manchester, in the North West region of England, Tameside is a neat, compact Borough in an area of scenic beauty, industrial heritage and easy communication with the rest of the country.

Our Customer Service Centre is located in Clarence Arcade, Stamford Street, Ashton-under-Lyne, OL6 7PT. Here you can get in depth specialist advice on Housing Benefit and Council Tax issues plus help with Disability Living Allowance and Personal Independence Payment application forms. An appointment will be required for any Disability Living Allowance or Personal Independence Payment application but there is no need to make an appointment for any other enquiry. To make an appointment you can call into Clarence Arcade or telephone 0161 342 8355.

At all libraries within the Borough, you will be able to pay all your council bills by credit/debit card or by cheque and have your documents verified for Housing Benefit purposes. Library staff can also provide information on Council Services.

The Council’s main postal address is:-
PO Box 304

General Call Centre phone number – 0161 342 8355

For the purpose of legal/serving of notices the Head Office Postal address is Dukinfield Town Hall, King Street, Dukinfield, Tameside, SK16 4LA

Other Useful Email Addresses and Service Telephone Numbers


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