Hildenborough Parish Council is the third tier of Local Government in the area covered by Kent County Council, the second is Tonbridge & Malling Borough Council and, except for the town of Tonbridge, all the Borough has a Town or Parish Council as the third tier.

Hildenborough Parish Council

    • It manages the maintenance and development of the open spaces it owns:
      • The Recreation Ground, Riding Lane;
      • The Village Green, Mount Pleasant;
      • West Wood
    • It maintains unadopted street lighting.
    • It represents Village interest on some Committees working in the Borough Council and outside organisations.
    • It nominates trustees to certain charities
    • It acts as consultee on planning applications received from the Borough Council, footpath matters and as the local focus when other government tiers consult.