Parks and countryside

We manage around 4,000 hectares of green space across Leeds, making the city one of the greenest places to live in Europe. We manage:

  • parks
  • nature reserves
  • public rights of way
  • playgrounds
  • allotments
  • cemeteries and crematoria
  • sports pitches
  • woodlands
  • city centre flower beds.

As well as visitor attractions at Tropical World, Home Farm at Temple Newsam and Lotherton estate. We also support Leeds In Bloom, have a large plant nursery, run an education programme and lots more!

If you are struggling to find the information you need please get in touch.


Parks and Countryside Head Office

0113 378 6002

LeedsWatch (24 hour helpline)

0113 376 0331

Dog Wardens

0113 222 4406

Parks email address:

Please note that the Parks and Countryside's Head Office main reception telephone number

0113 378 6002
is staffed from 8am to 4pm (Monday to Thursday) and 8am to 3:30pm on a Friday.

Outside of these hours you can leave a message on the answerphone.