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About the Parish

The Parish of Perton

Perton is a large village and civil parish located in Staffordshire. It lies to the south of Codsall and to the west of the city of Wolverhampton and has a population of around 11,500 residents.  Kingswood and Trescott also form part of the parish.

At the centre of the village lies a shopping centre containing a Sainsbury’s supermarket and a number of other locally owned shops, two pubs, two medical centres, two dental surgeries, a library, a golf club, as well as an interdenominational church and Lakeside Community Church meeting in the Civic Centre.

Perton Civic Centre is used for many different hirers.  There are NHS sessions, art classes, choir practice, carpet bowls and exercise classes.

Perton has three schools: Perton Primary Academy, Perton First School and Perton Middle School.

The Parish Council provides the facilities in the Civic Centre and grants are made available to assist local community groups and charities which serve the local area.

The Parish Council liaises with all local authorities including South Staffordshire District Council, Staffordshire County Council and Staffordshire Police raising the issues that matter to our residents.

Parish Councillors are elected every four years.  If you are interested in becoming a councillor please contact the clerk or telephone 01902 745971 for further information.