Your Neighbourhood Services Team

Clive Elliston cleaning grafitti off a wall

The Neighbourhood Services Team were established in 2005 to deter anti-social behaviour in specific areas of Winchester, with a remit to reduce the fear of crime and create a better environment for residents and visitors alike. 

Today the team deal with a broad range of issues in Stanmore, Weeke, Highcliffe, Winnall and the City Centre. The Neighbourhood Services Team work as part of the Community Safety Partnership towards creating a safer, cleaner and greener Winchester by engaging with the local community and actively responding to community issues.

Issues tackled include:

  • Graffiti
  • Fly tipping - investigation and reporting for clearance
  • Littler complaints
  • Overgrown shrubbery
  • Abandoned vehicles
  • Discarded needles and drugs litter
  • Neighbour nuisance
  • Fly posting

Community Involvement activities:

  • Working in partnership with both statutory and voluntary agencies
  • Supporting residents meetings and forums
  • Updating community notice boards (poster sites)
  • Projects and education both in schools and the community

At present there are five Neighbourhood Services Officers working across the City. To find out more about your local Neighbourhoood Services Officer, use the links below: