The aim of the magazine is to keep residents informed of what's happening across the Dorset Council area.

The magazine provides updates on the work of the council and on local issues.

Dorset Council News is published twice a year, in March and November, and is delivered to all households in the Dorset Council area (approximately 183,000 homes). It is also available in all Dorset libraries, and on CD on request.

If you have any comments or questions about the magazine please contact the communications team.

The magazine is printed on paper from renewable sources, such as wood pulp, that can be reused. If you receive a paper copy but would prefer an email version, please let us know using the details above.

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If you are interested in advertising in the magazine please contact the council's communications team.

89% of 1,000 readers who took part in a survey in summer 2019 about the magazine agreed that Dorset Council News is an important way to find out about council services.