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Who we are & what we do

Deanshanger Parish Council consists of 13 Councillors who serve for a four year term. All Councillors reside within the Parish and are holders of a public office.

The Parish Office is located at The Old School House, 3 Hayes Road, Deanshanger, MK19 6HP.

Council Meetings - see the diary of meetings for more information.

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

Mission statement

Mission Statement

...to promote Deanshanger as a pleasant place to live and work

The Parish Council aims to:

  • be transparent, and informative on village matters by all appropriate means
  • understand the needs of residents, and to seek to address these needs within the resources and powers available
  • give value for money for the services and facilities provided by the Council to the village community
  • preserve open spaces for the enjoyment of all and ensure that there are adequate leisure and recreational opportunities that meet local requirements
  • encourage the preservation, promotion and conservation of natural environment
  • promote the saving of energy and to use resources in a manner which aims to achieve the best economic value
  • encourage all to participate in activities beneficial to the community, especially in those areas which promote inclusivity and cohesion

Parish Councillors

Parish Council Elections

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 have a look at the attached document.

We currently Have 3 vacancies on the council.

Alternatively please contact the clerk who will be happy to help.


Our committees have specific tasks and can have delegated powers.

Deanshanger Parish Council Standing Orders

Our Staff

We have one member of staff and a village technician that work together to deliver the range of services we provide. They can be contacted through our office on 01908 566373 or clerk@deanshangerpc.com