To obtain a garden key please email .

A key will be issued only to the person named on and paying the Council Tax Bill. You will need to show the following original documents:

  1. If you own your property – proof of ownership
  2. If you are a tenant – proof of current tenancy
  3. Original Council Tax Bill
  4. Personal photo I.D.

Winkworth charge a nominal fee for administration of keys.

The key must never be given to anyone outside the keyholder’s household. Under no circumstances may a garden key be given to a contractor for works to be carried out on the garden side of your house (please see Bye-Laws).


All contractors must contact Kerry Wallace at Winkworth, 123a Gloucester Road, SW7 4TE. Telephone: (020) 7373 5052

All contractors working in the Garden must be fully insured and provide proof when they collect a key. A deposit is required for this key which is fully refundable providing no damage has been done in the garden.