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Local Government Ombudsman

The Local Government Ombudsman is an independent person who investigates allegations of maladministration causing injustice to the person who has complained.


The ombudsman investigates complaints about most council matters including housing, planning, education, social services and council tax. 

Telephone: 0300 061 0614 or 0845 602 1983 
Fax: 024 7682 0001

Write to:

The Local Government Ombudsman
PO Box 4771
Coventry
CV4 0EH

The Local Government Ombudsman has a leaflet called 'Complaint about the Council? - How to complain to the Local Government Ombudsman'.

The Local Government Ombudsman service also provides training courses on complaints handling for local authorities.