Winster Parish Council

Serving the people of Winster

Locum Clerk RFO: Lesley Brown

Who we are & what we do

Winster Parish Council consists of 8 Councillors who serve for a four year term ending in 2023. All Councillors are voluntary.

The Parish Office is located at Ashton House, West Bank, Winster, Matlock, Derbyshire DE4 2DQ.

Council Meetings are usually held on the first Monday of every month (except on Bank Holidays) in the Jubilee Room beneath the Burton Institute, West Bank, Winster. See the diary of meetings for more information.

For further information relating to the services offered by the Parish Council please contact the Clerk & RFO who will be happy to give advice and assistance.


Our councillors are elected or co-opted. If you would like to become a councillor or find out more about what they do then please see our 'News' pages or contact the Clerk.

The next parish council elections will be held in May 2023.

Members Code of Conduct

  • Code of Conduct (PDF, 334 Kb)

    Members Code of Conduct prepared in accordance with provisions of the Localism Act.


Our committees have specific tasks and can have delegated powers.

Representative's to Village Organisations

The Parish Council is represented on various village organisations. A list of those organisations and current member representation is as follow:

Burton Institute Management Committee - Vacant.

The Heathcote Charity - Vacant.

Winster Church Charities - Vacant.

Winster Playing Fields Association - Cllr S Wood.

Winster Pond & Orchard Group - Cllr A Cooper.

Winster Parish Council Standing Orders

  • Standing Orders (PDF, 541 Kb)

    Adopted at the Annual Meeting of the Council 8th May 2018, minute number 101/18.

Our Staff

Rob Greatorex

Clerk & Responsible Financial Officer

01629 650954

Fred Purslow

Parish Warden