What we do and who we are
Last Updated: 5 February 2021
Our Constitution consists of a number of documents that, under the Local Government Act 2000, are required to be brought together and made available for public inspection. The articles of the constitution set out the basic principles that underline the way the council operates.
We have a number of duties and responsibilities.
Location and opening times of council properties
Details of opening times and location of council offices can be found in our office contact details.
Councillors details and contact information
Details of all the district councillors, including contact details, wards, committee membership and declarations of interest, can be found in the Your Councillors section.
Contact details for departments
Most recent election results
All the latest election results can be found under Voting and elections.
Relationships with other partners
To provide you with the widest range of services, we work alongside and in partnership with a range of organisations including Cumbria County Council, Parish and Town Councils and the Voluntary Sector.
More information can be found in the Partnerships section.