Welcome to the Burley Parish Council Website

As a council, we make all kinds of decisions on issues that affect the residents of Burley. Probably the most common topics that we get involved with are planning matters (for which we are statutory consultees), managing open spaces and campaigning for and delivering better services and facilities.

Parish councils have limited powers to make decisions, but we do have the ability to negotiate with, and the power to influence, those other organisations that do make the final decisions, typically Bradford Metropolitan District Council. The organisations that make the final decisions know that a parish council gives the best reflection of how a community feels about something and its views will be taken seriously.

Feel free to browse our website and contact us if there's something you feel needs our attention.

Updates at a Glance

Will You be Affected by Changes to Local Flight Paths?

Will You be Affected by Changes to Local Flight Paths?

Published: 8 Oct 18

Leeds Bradford Airport is proposing to introduce new flight routes next year as part of the national Airspace Change Programme. Read More...

Leeds Bradford Airport

Leeds Bradford Airport

Published: 5 Oct 18

Are you concerned about the aircraft noise over Burley? Read More...

Burley Matters e-newsletter

Burley Matters e-newsletter

Published: 27 Jul 18

A new e-newsletter to share news, discussions and decisions. Read More...


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Partner Organisations

Burley Community Trust

Burley and District Chamber of Trade

Bradford Metropolitan District Council

West Yorkshire Police