Borough Charter


Godalming Town Council has the legal status of a Parish Council but has retained a complement of 20 councillors and the style of “Town” on civic occasions. The 20 elected Members represent five wards within the Godalming area.

These wards are:

Binscombe Ward

Central & Ockford Ward

Charterhouse Ward

Farncombe & Catteshall Ward

Holloway Ward

The Town Mayor is elected annually by Councillors amongst their number and represents the Town Council at many functions as the principal citizen of the town.

Read Godalming Town Council – A Brief History for further information about the Council.

Godalming Mace