Information about Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Maintaining the safety of everyone in the district is our top priority and we're working with our partner organisations to closely monitor developments.

Information about how we're responding and the latest guidance for the North West of England

Management team

The management team are responsible for the day to day management of council services.

Senior officer declarations

Whilst the Localism Act 2011 Chapter 7 only requires Local Authorities to publish elected members interests online, we have provided senior officers' declarations below:

Chief Executive/ Head of Paid Service - Neil Shaw

  • Director of the Rossendale Together Barnfield Joint Venture

Head of Finance / S151 Officer - Karen Spencer

  • None

Legal Services Manager/ Monitoring Officer - Clare Birtwistle

  • None

Director of Economic Development - Cath Burns

  • None

Director of Communities - Adam Allen

  • None

HR Manager - Clare Law

  • None

Planning Manager - Mike Atherton

  • None

Head of Operations - Vacant

  • TBC

Head of Customer Services and ICT - Andrew Buckle

  • Partner works in senior Lancashire County Council (LCC) position
  • Consultant work with Liberata