Macclesfield Town Council - Town Hall

What we do

Macclesfield Town Council is made up of 12 Councillors, who represent the 7 wards of Macclesfield.

All the Town Councillors are volunteers. The Town Council represents the town’s interests regionally and nationally.

It can be confusing to know what Macclesfield Town Council do and what Cheshire East Council do, so below we have created a list and a downloadable factsheet for assistance.

What We Do

Macclesfield Town Council was created to represent the town’s interests regionally and nationally, informing the development and delivery of local services as well as local planning issues.

The following list are examples of  the work of Macclesfield Town Council:

  • Allotments
  • Christmas Lights
  • Community Engagement
  • Community Events
  • Community Grants / Development
  • Floral Displays and Town Ranger Service
  • Food Festival, Eco Summit &
    Youth Summit
  • Funding Local Policing Initiatives
  • Funding Parks and Play Areas
  • Holding and Facilitating Community Events
  • Mayoral & Civic Heritage
  • Parkrun, Park Fit and Junior Parkrun
  • Public & Community Arts
  • Public Access AED
  • Public Health Promotion
  • Public Realm, Street Furniture & Town Signage
  • Remembrance Sunday & Armistice Commemorations
  • Statutory Consultee of all Macclesfield Planning Applications Consultation
  • Strategic Partnerships
  • Street Sports
  • Supported Summer Schools Activities
  • Supports CCTV Services
  • Tourism promotion and Visitor Information Centre

 

It may be helpful to know that Cheshire East Council is responsible for the following:

  • Schools
  • Libraries
  • Highways (eg pot holes)
  • Waste and Recycling Collections
  • Council Tax
  • Business Rates Collection (set by Central Government)
  • Runs CCTV
  • Benefits
  • Licensing
  • Social Services & Social Care
  • Planning & Building Regulations
  • Public/Environmental Health
  • Maintenance of Parks & Play Areas
  • Crematorium
  • Car Parks
  • Road & Footpath Gritting
  • Regeneration

Annual Reports

Click on a link below to download the PDF of the annual report.


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Annual Report 2019/20 This file may not be suitable for users of assistive technology.

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Annual Report 2018/19 This file may not be suitable for users of assistive technology.

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Annual Report 2017/18 This file may not be suitable for users of assistive technology.

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Annual Report 2016/17 This file may not be suitable for users of assistive technology.

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Annual Report 2015/16 This file may not be suitable for users of assistive technology.

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Find out what Macclesfield Town Council and what Cheshire East Council do.

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