Six things you need to know about the new council

The single new council for everyone in North Yorkshire will:

  • be a strong voice in the North, speaking out nationally for rural and coastal communities
  • bring together the best services for residents and businesses, make them even better and save money by reducing duplication
  • keep the county and nationally acclaimed services together
  • unite North Yorkshire to operate at scale and sustainably, driving recovery from the pandemic
  • create a revolution in localism so communities have the funding and power to take action on what matters to them most in their area
  • build on the strong identity and global brand of North Yorkshire and what makes our county so great