Who we are & what we do
Minchinhampton Parish Council consists of 15 elected councillors who serve for a four year term.
The Parish Office is located at The Trap House, West End, Minchinhampton Glos. GL6 9JA and is normally open to the public on weekday mornings from 9am until 12noon.
Council Meetings - see the diary of meetings for more information.
The parish is in the Stroud district; more information about the district council can be obtained from www.stroud.gov.uk
For further information relating to the services offered by the Parish Council please contact the office at The Trap House where the staff will be happy to give advice and assistance.
Parish Council Elections
Elections to the Minchinhampton Parish Council took place in May 2016. There was a contest - an election - in only one of the five wards of the council. That was at Brimscombe. Candidates for North, South, Amberley and Box Wards were returned unopposed.
Councillors (Parish, District, County) and Members of Parliament
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 Office.
We have a Finance Committee.
Policy - Standing Orders 2018 (PDF, 371 Kb)
Standing Orders 2018
Policy - Financial regulations (PDF, 394 Kb)
Dark Skies policy (PDF, 1.6 Mb)
Adopted 24062019 Dark Skies policey
Policy - GDPR public privacy notice (PDF, 183 Kb)
General Data Protection Regulations public privacy notice
Policy - GDPR privacy notice staff and councillors (PDF, 206 Kb)
General Data Protection Regulations privacy notice staff and councillors
Policy - Complaints Procedure (PDF, 98 Kb)
Policy - Code of Conduct (PDF, 214 Kb)
code of conduct
Policy - Publication Scheme (PDF, 204 Kb)
General Power of Competence (PDF, 195 Kb)
General Power of Competence
Policy - Equality and Diversity Policy (PDF, 82 Kb)
Equality and Diversity Policy
The parish office is open from 9-12 noon each week day.
- 01453 731186
Assistant to the Parish Clerk
The Assistant to the Parish Clerk is responsible for Planning matters addressed by the Council, the Allotments and the editing of the newsletter Tom Long's Post.
- 01453 731186