The Transparency Code

Ashford Borough Council is committed to being open and transparent and we follow the code of recommended practice for local authorities on data transparency. In this section you can find links to the information the council must publish in line with the Transparency Code 2015, alongside further links to other important information.


We use contractors to provide a variety of services. The South East Business Portal has a list of our principal contracts and future contract opportunities. For a list of all our current contracts please visit Community Right to Challenge.

Food hygiene reports

Ashford Borough Council uses the National Food Hygiene Rating system for rating local food businesses.