Results from the 2023 local elections are now available
Town and Parish Council support and news
We are keen to engage with town and parish councils across the district. We hold quarterly forums which clerks and parish councillors are welcome to attend, and we can offer support to new clerks who wish to learn more about the district council and its services.
Information for clerks
Town and parish council engagement forum
Directory for parish and town council clerks
Ward and parish boundaries map
View registers of Parish Council interests
Elections, voting and voter ID
Electoral services: postal and proxy voting, upcoming elections, electoral register, election results and more.
The Monitoring Officer is Cara Jordan. She is responsible for advising the Council on the legality of its decisions and providing guidance to councillors and officers on the Council's constitution and its powers. The monitoring officer also works closely with the Council's Standards Committee and advises on code of conduct matters.
Code of conduct
Inappropriate conduct by a Councillor
Grants and funding
Parish and town councils precept find out what a precept is and how it is calculated.