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 2 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
CDC Budget 2017/18 recommended for approval
Craven District Council's Policy Committee last night unveiled a fully funded and balanced Revenue Budget of £6,962,165 for 2017/18. The budget has been recommended for approval at Full Council on February 21st, 2017.
Yorkshire Housing Skipton Cycle Races set to thrill crowds in 2017
Skipton's spectacular town centre cycling races are set to go ahead again in 2017 after Skipton BID agreed to fund the event and Yorkshire Housing signed up as headline sponsor.
Skipton Triathlon is backed by local businesses
Two top local businesses have signed up to sponsor Skipton Triathlon, the hugely popular event in Aireville Park which will take place on April 9th, 2017.
Growth Deal project agreed by councillors
Craven District councillors have agreed to move forward with plans to deliver the £4.68 million Skipton Employment and Housing Growth project.
Current news from Craven District Council and a press release archive.