Tongham lies in the western reaches of the Borough of Guildford. The principal services provided by the Parish Council are the provision of allotments, for which the Clerk keeps a waiting list, the Poyle Road Recreation Ground, children's play areas at St. Paul's School and Poyle Road Recreation Ground, bus shelters, village seating and the upkeep of areas where the parish have a responsibility.
The Council also provides a forum during its monthly meetings for residents to ask questions of, or make representations to, the council or representatives of Guildford Borough Council and Surrey County Council.
Please note: The Parish Clerk works on a part time basis. Messages can be left on the answer phone (01252 782893) and all calls will be regularly monitored with calls being returned as soon as possible. The preferred method on contact is by email on: firstname.lastname@example.org and we are always happy to be contacted. Even if we cannot help we can usually direct questions to the correct place.