Due to the resignation of Councillor Nicola Faris, a casual vacancy exists in Knaresborough division and a notice of election has been issued.
Find out who North Yorkshire's county councillors are and what they do.
Your local councillor will participate in committees representing your local area, and may be involved in a number of other committees.
We operate a members' allowances scheme which we reviewed in February 2017 in respect of 2017-18. These allowances apply from 1 April 2017.
Information about the scrutiny committees that independently monitor how we go about our business and the decisions we make.
Our standards committee promotes high standards of conduct in the council.
The chairman's duty is to represent and promote the council at all civic and ceremonial occasions as well as chair the full council meetings.
Standards of behaviour within the council are regulated by codes of conduct and an ethical framework.
Information about the ethical framework and the roles of the leader and chief executive officer.
Information about the recommendations and advice the panel gives to the County Council about members' remuneration.