Serving the people of Clay Cross

Who we are & what we do

Clay Cross Parish Council is made up of eleven local people elected by the democratic electoral process and the Clerk of the Council.

The Parish Council Office is located at:

Clay Cross Social Centre
Market Street
Clay Cross
Chesterfield
S45 9JE

Council Meetings - see the diary of meetings for more information.

For further information relating to the services offered by the Parish Council please contact the Office who will be happy to give advice and assistance.

Parish Council Elections

The last ordinary elections to Clay Cross Parish Council took place in 2019 and Parish Council elections usually take place every four years.

Councillors

Our councillors are elected or co-opted, if you would like to become a councillor or find out more about what they do then please contact the Parish Council Office.

Working Parties

The following Clay Cross Parish Council Councillors are on these working parties which meet at regular intervals to discuss relevant matters in detail and report any recommendations to the full Parish Council meeting.

Cemetery

Cllr B Wright (Chair), Cllr G Morley, Cllr D Rossiter & Martin Brown (NEDDC Streetscene).

Climate Change

Cllr T Reader (Chair), Cllr M Jones (Vice Chair), Cllr A Reader, Cllr T Mansbridge & Cllr K Rouse.

Planning & Environmental

Cllr B Wright (Chair), Cllr T Mansbridge, Cllr G Morley (Substitute), Cllr D Skinner (Substitute), Cllr M Jones & Cllr T Reader.

Social Centre & Events

Cllr G Morley, Cllr M Jones, Cllr D Rossiter & Cllr D Skinner.

Street Scene

Cllr M Jones (Chair), Cllr T Mansbridge, Cllr A Reader, Cllr T Reader (Vice-Chair), Cllr K Rouse & Cllr D Rossiter.

The Parish Council also has a:

Finance Sub-Committee

Cllr G Morley (Chair), Cllr M Jones, Cllr T Mansbridge, Cllr D Rossiter, Cllr K Rouse & Cllr D Skinner.

which meets on the Wednesday prior to a full Parish Council meeting.

The terms of reference can be found by clicking on each heading.

Members of the Parish Council have other duties and sit on various committees and outside bodies namely Neighbourhood Partnerships, Tenants & Residents Associations, Clay Cross Angling Association, Clay Cross Town Centre Group, Sharley Park Community Primary School and Holmgate Primary School Governing Bodies, Clay Cross Gala Group, Darby & Joan Clubs plus local Trusts set up to help people in need and other committees as and when required.

Clay Cross Parish Council work closely with North East Derbyshire District Council by using their expertise and advice where required.

Members Code of Conduct

Further to the Localism Act 2011 Clay Cross Parish Council is obliged to adopt a code of conduct and at the Annual Council Meeting of Clay Cross Parish Council held on the 25th May 2021, it adopted that of North East Derbyshire District Council.

Clay Cross Parish Council Standing Orders

The Annual Council Meeting of Clay Cross Parish Council adopted the National Association of Local Councils (NALC) model standing orders at their meeting held on Tuesday 25th May 2021.

Our Staff

In addition to the Clerk of the Council, Clay Cross Parish Council employ an Administrative Assistant plus Caretakers and Cleaners for Clay Cross Social Centre.

Dawn Kershaw

Parish Clerk

Clay Cross Parish Council

Address
Clay Cross Social Centre
Market Street
Clay Cross
Chesterfield
S45 9JE
Telephone
01246 862812

Andrew Mott

Administrative Assistant

Clay Cross Parish Council

Address
Clay Cross Social Centre
Market Street
Clay Cross
Chesterfield
S45 9JE
Telephone
01246 861406

Last updated: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 14:24