Your council

Find out about your council.

Services List

Councillors, committees and meetings

Find out about your councillors and their work, council meetings, information about scrutiny procedures, and how to get involved in decision making.

Elections and voting

Find information about candidates, election results, division maps, polling stations, voting and more. The next full council elections will take place in May 2027.

Referendums and verification number

Information about referendums at local and national levels and the verification number which is equal to 5% of the local government electorate on 15 February every year.

Parish Charter

How local city, town and parish councils and meetings work together with North Yorkshire Council for the benefit of local people in North Yorkshire.

Pay an invoice

Use this page to pay an invoice you have received from North Yorkshire Council, or one of the former councils of Craven, Hambleton, Harrogate, Richmondshire, Ryedale, Scarborough, Selby or North Yorkshire County.

Financial information

Statement of financial accounts, examined by external auditors, are published each year. For 2022 to 2023 this includes the accounts of the former North Yorkshire County Council and the former district and borough councils in North Yorkshire.

Websites and media

Find out about our website, media, press, publicity and branding, including logo guidance.


Find out about the work we do in partnership with other organisations across North Yorkshire and how this benefits the county and its people.

North Yorkshire Rural Commission

The North Yorkshire Rural Commission was the first of its kind to be launched nationally to tackle a range of long-standing issues affecting countryside communities.

Personal injury claims

Information about making a personal injury claim if you have been injured as a result of something we are responsible for or a service we provide.

North Yorkshire Pension Fund

Information about the North Yorkshire Pension Fund (NYPF), the pension scheme for local government employees in North Yorkshire.


The UK left the European Union (EU) single market and customs union on 31 December 2020 and this will affect many people and businesses.