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About your Council

District and borough councils in Cumbria

We are one of the six District Councils in Cumbria. We are responsible for the area shown on the map in light green. As a District Council we occupy the layer of local government between the County Council and Parish Councils. See below which services we are responsible for and those the County Council are responsible for:

Services provided in Eden

Services we provide

Services provided by Cumbria County Council

Our priorities

We have four corporate priorities, which are considered to be the four most important issues to the people of Eden:

  • Decent homes for all
  • Strong economy, rich environment
  • Thriving communities
  • Quality Council

Political make-up of the Council

Political make-up of the Council

Political Party Number of Members
Conservative Group 20
Independent Group 10
Liberal Democrat Group 7
Labour 1

Councillors' information

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