The Civic Centre is open to visitors on an appointment only basis. Most things can be conducted online, but if you cannot find the service you require, please call Customer Services on 01474 337000.


Gravesham Borough Council
Civic Centre
Windmill Street
DA12 1AU

Opening hours

Gravesham Borough Council - Civic Centre

Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm (closed weekends and Bank Holidays)

Gravesham Gateway - Civic Centre

Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm (closed weekends and Bank Holidays)

Kent Police Contact Point - Civic Centre

Currently closed

Emergency contacts

How to get here

Travelling by car

Gravesham has excellent road connections with London, Gatwick, the Channel Ports, East Anglia and the North via the A2 and the Dartford Tunnel.

On the M25 take junction 2 (A2) towards Canterbury. From the A2 take the A227 turn off and head towards Gravesend. The A227 (Wrotham Road) takes you directly into the Town Centre, and past the Civic Centre and The Woodville Theatre.

Plan your journey here using Google Maps.

View our Car parks section for a list of council car parks and charges.

Travelling by train

If arriving at Gravesend train station, exit the station, and turn left. Carry on to the top of the road, turn right to find the Civic Centre and the Woodville Theatre.

Travelling by ferry

Gravesend to Tilbury passenger ferry service  runs from Gravesend Town Pier Pontoon.

Access to the pontoon is through the eastern doors to the Town Pier. From Tilbury there are rail connections to East London and Southend.

Get in touch with us

Find out how to speak to our Customer Services team if you're unable to find what you're looking for on our website.

Contact us online