Who we are and what we do

Middleton Parish Council has 8 elected members each of whom serve a four year term. At the end of their term Councillors may stand for re-election.

The Parish Council generally meets on the second Monday of each month (except August), see the diary of meetings for more information.

Parish Council Elections

Parish Council elections took place in May 2015. The Council was inquorate and a further election was required. This took place in June 2015 and subsequently, in July 2015, the remaining two seats were filled by co-option. The next scheduled Parish Council elections will take place in May 2019.


Councillors attain office through election or co-option. If you would like to find out more about the role of a Councillor please contact the Parish Clerk

Members Code of Conduct

Standing Orders

Policies and Procedures

Our Staff

The Parish Council has a Parish Clerk/Responsible Financial Officer and two Village Caretakers. You can contact us by email, phone or letter.

John Rowe

Parish Clerk & Responsible Financial Officer

c/o 1 Devonshire Villas,
Upperwood Road,
Matlock Bath,
07717 137 526
Parish Council Staff




David Casey

Village Caretaker

via Parish Clerk

Hilary Casey

Village Caretaker

via Parish Clerk


Our committees have specific tasks and can have delegated powers.