Bin collections and opening times: View our bin collection arrangements over the Christmas and New Year period along with leisure centre and Town Hall opening times.

Your representatives

The Council has 39 District Councillors elected in 25 wards.

The Conservative Party currently has overall control of the Council. The political composition of the Council is as follows

  • Conservative - 29 seats
  • Labour - 5 seats
  • Liberal Democrats - 4 seats
  • Independent - 1 seat

Leader of the Council - Councillor Lewis Rose OBE

MP & MEPs

Members of Parliament Members of Parliament are elected in general elections.  The elected Members of Parliament f...

Lewis Rose OBE

Leader of the Council Ward: Carsington WaterParty: Conservative Address:OverbrookKnivetonAshbourneDerbyshi...

David Chapman

Ward: Hartington and TaddingtonParty: Conservative Address:The GreenChelmortenDerbyshireSK17 9SL Phone:&nb...
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Parish & Town Councils

Parish and Town Councils are the most local level of government in England. All parts of the Derbyshire Dales District h...

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Carol Walker

Ward: BakewellParty: Conservative Address:HillsideCoombs RoadBakewellDerbyshireDE4 1AQ Phone: 01629 8...

Peter Slack

Ward: WirksworthParty: Labour Address:31 Chapel Lane Middleton by Wirksworth Derbyshire DE4 4NF ...

Democratic Services

Town Hall, Bank Road
Matlock
Derbyshire
DE4 3NN
Tel: 01629 761 375
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