There is no Casual Vacancy at the moment
1. Getting involved locally: Councillors have responsibilities towards their residents and community, their experience and expertise, helps shape and develop the Town to make it a better place for everyone to live and work
2. Decision-making: Councillors set the annual budget, and then, by attending meetings and committees with other elected members, decide where money should be spent, what services should be delivered and what policies should be implemented.
3. Monitoring: Councillors make sure that their decisions lead to efficient and effective services by keeping a watchful eye on the Town, identifying its needs and opportunities.
Daventry is split into 4 wards - North, Central, East and West. Although the position is unpaid it is so rewarding in so many ways.
So if you want to serve your community, if you are passionate about what happens in your local area and you want to make a difference to help shape the future of our town for the better then apply today.
Ward Map for Parish of Daventry
Further to a Community Governance Review (CGR) pursuant to Part 4, Chapter 3 of the Local Government and Public Involvement in Health Act 2007 undertaken by Daventry District Council in 2018, a Structural Change Order approved changes to the boundaries of the Parish of Daventry reducing the number of wards from 7 to 4 and Councillors from 17 to 16 (see map attached).