The small rural parishes of Tivetshall St Margaret and Tivetshall St Mary are located in the district of South Norfolk not far from the Suffolk border.
It consists of two communities, St Margaret and St Mary with approximately 221 households and 568 residents.
The parish of Tivetshall is situated south west of Norwich and is located within the district of South Norfolk.
The parishes borders Long Stratton to the north, Shimpling to the south, Gissing to the west and the Pulhams to the east.
The parishes have a village post office, a modern village hall and a primary school along with two popular public houses, The Old Ram in Tivetshall St Mary and The Railway Tavern in Tivetshall St Margaret.