Rossendale has 36 councillors (also known as elected members). They are elected for a four year term.
Councillors represent their local community. They make decisions about local services on your behalf. They also make decisions about the council’s policies and its budget. They attend meetings, support the local community and establish links with local organisations.
Council officers manage the services of the council on a day to day basis.
More about your councillors
Find out about the Leader of the Council and portfolio holders, councillor surgeries, and councillor declarations of interest...
Mayor of Rossendale
Find out about the Mayor, the civic history of Rossendale and how to book the Mayor for an event...
Your county councillors
Find out about your Lancashire County Council representatives....
Find out who your local members of parliament are...
Your Whitworth Town Councillors
Find out more about Whitworth Town Council and your Town Councillors...
Becoming a councillor
Find out how to become a councillor...