Community Heroes – we need you


Sherburn in Elmet Town Council

is urging enthusiastic & engaged members of the community who want to make a long-lasting change, have innovative ideas or have concerns about a specific issue to stand as councillors for the opportunity to make a real difference.

To find out more please follow this link 


On our website we aim to outline the role and services provided by the Town Council along with the details of our Councillors. We provide you with the dates of our meetings and copies of the agendas and minutes. We have our budget and accounts listed, along with grants we have awarded and the grant application form.  

This site will enable you to find out about our vibrant, growing community and understand the roles and responsibilities of the Parish Council and how our Precept is being spent. It is our intention to enable more residents to play an active role in the community, participate in more activities, attend Parish Council Meetings, take advantage of our excellent facilities and thoroughly enjoy living in Sherburn in Elmet.

Please contact us if you have questions concerning the work of the Town Council, if you have any concerns that you feel the Council should be aware of or where it can help or support you.

Please visit our 'Who is Responsible' page (below) to determine who is responsible; North Yorkshire County Council, Selby District Council or  Sherburn in Elmet Town Council.


Councillor Vacancies:

Anyone wishing to be a Town Councillor please submit your written application and complete this eligibility check form to office@sherburninelmet-tc.gov.uk. Once a vacancy becomes available you will be contacted.

See here for further information on the role of a Town Councillor  

We now have a designated page for Current Vacancies please click here.

Please click here to find out Who is Responsible


Latest News

Green Waste

Published: 10 Jul 23

Update from North Yorkshire Council

Notice of Vacancy

Published: 19 Jun 23