New Year, New Name! We are changing the name of our swimming pool and fitness centre to... Craven Leisure
Skipton Town Hall
Skipton Town Hall is home to Craven Museum, Exhibition Gallery, Concert Hall and Skipton Tourist Information Centre.
Council Tax levels, Council Tax discounts and exemptions, and the Council Tax support scheme.
Recycling, rubbish and waste
Information and advice on our kerbside collection schemes for recycling, garden waste, household refuse collections including how to dispose of bulky items and commercial waste collections.
Parking in Skipton
Details and charges for the Council's car parks in Skipton.
Craven, the year round visitor destination.
Current job vacancies
There are currently 4 vacancies at Craven District Council.
The Leader of the Council
Councillor Richard Foster is the Leader of the Council.
Chairman of Council
The Chairman of Craven District Council is elected each year at the Annual Council Meeting, which is usually held in May each year.
List of Councillors
Your councillor is one of the people elected every 4 years to represent your area, which is called a Ward, on Craven District Council.
The Chief Executive
Paul Shevlin, and the Corporate Leadership Team
Minutes, Agendas and Reports
Ways to contact us at 1 Belle Vue Square and other addresses
How to find us
The Council Offices at 1 Belle Vue Square
Craven and South Lakeland District Councils awarded £1.34m for exciting creative and cultural project
Arts Council England and the Heritage Lottery Fund have awarded Craven and South Lakeland District Councils £1.34million for an innovative project which will boost the local economy through celebrating local culture, arts and heritage.
Skipton Town Hall scaffolding to come down
Scaffolding on Skipton Town Hall is due to be removed over the next few weeks as the works to repair the historic building are completed.
Councillor resigns after 17 years of service
Councillor Patricia Fairbank has announced she is stepping down from Craven District Council due to ill health.
Community groups encouraged to apply for Ward Member Grants
Craven community groups are being reminded they can apply for grant funding through Craven District Council's Ward Member Grant scheme.
Recycling changes set to launch in Craven
Craven residents are being reminded that recycling collections in the district are changing from April 1.
Current news from Craven District Council and a press release archive.