Meetings of the Parish Council

UP HOLLAND PARISH COUNCIL – Important announcement – 24 March 2020

 Following the Government directives in respect of COVID-19 the Parish Council has had to suspend all Parish Council meetings. This decision will be kept under review.

NOTICE: May 2021

The next  meetings of the Parish Council will be held on Tuesday 18 May 2021 in Up Holland Methodist Church, Alma Hill, Up Holland.

The Annual Meeting of the Parish Council will start at 7.00pm and this will be followed by an ordinary Meeting of the Parish Council.

Agendas will normally be available at least 3 days before a meeting.

click here for a copy of the Annual Meeting of the Parish Council agenda

click here for a copy of the ordinary Parish Council Meeting agenda

David Hughes


Up Holland Parish Council


Job Vacancy

Up Holland Parish Council




Up Holland Parish Council is seeking a part-time Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer.

Up Holland is part of the West Lancashire Borough within Lancashire and the Up Holland Parish council serves the communities of Up Holland, Crawford, Roby Mill and Tontine.

The Council is looking for someone who is flexible and community focused. They should have good communication, administrative, financial and ICT skills.  Up Holland Parish Council does not have an office so this role is home based.

The position is for 21 hours per week, with a salary range of LC2 spinal column points 24-28(pro-rata), depending on experience and qualifications.

The Clerk has responsibility for all the Council’s functions and will be expected to advise and guide the Council.

Applicants should preferably have a local government background, although applicants from other sectors are welcome to apply. However sound administration and financial skills are essential due to the statutory nature of the post.

Closing date for receipt of applications is Friday 21st May 2021

Please apply in writing or email to:

David Hughes

10 The Nook

Appley Bridge,

Lancs, WN6 9JB

Applicants should provide a CV, information about your experience and stating how you meet the requirements for the post.

Further information can be obtained from the current clerk, David Hughes 01257 251775 or Deputy Chair of the Council, Cllr Jenny Whiting 0784 063 9716.

We will contact all candidates invited for interview shortly after the closing date.

The Parish Council is committed to equal opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) Receipts 2019/20

In accordance with Regulation 62A of the CIL Regulations 2010 (as amended) the Parish Council must published by 31 December each year a report on CIL receipts received during the previous financial year.

For the report for the financial year 2019/20 please click here

Conclusion of External Audit Year Ending 31 March 2020

To see the Notice of Conclusion of Audit regarding the accounts for the year ending 31 March 2020  click here

To see requisite information required to be displayed (Sections 1, 2 and 3 of the Annual Return)

Sections 1 and 2 click here

section 3 click here

David Hughes

Responsible Finance Officer

Up Holland Parish Council