Over Kellet Parish Council


For a wider range of information on the parish and community of Over Kellet itself, please visit the village website

Extraordinary Parish Council Meeting, 31st March 2021

An extraordinary Council meeting has been called for Wednesday, 31st March 2021 to consider off-site developer contributions in relation to planning applications 20/01072/REM and 20/01073/FUL – erection of 22 dwellings, Land South East of Church Bank, Church Bank, Over Kellet.

The meeting will be held using ‘Zoom’ video conferencing and residents are invited to attend. To request an invitation and link to the meeting, please email the Parish Clerk at clerk@overkelletpc.org.

County Councillor’s Facebook Page

Councillor Phillippa Williamson, your County Councillor for Lancaster Rural North, has recently launched a new Facebook page.

Phillippa is a great advocate for the area and supporter of the Parish Council.  We are sure that you will find her page interesting and informative on issues that are important to you and to Over Kellet in general

Link to Councillor Williamson’s Facebook Page

2019/20 Accounts – Public Rights of Inspection

The Parish Council’s period for the Public Right of Inspection of its accounts has been set as Monday, 15th June to Friday, 24th July inclusive.

View the Declaration of Period of Public Rights of Inspection

The Parish Council has also approved and published submitted its accounts and Annual Governance and Accountability Return (AGAR)

Parish Council Meetings during Social Distancing Measures

Arrangements are currently in place for Parish Council meetings to be held remotely using video conferencing.

Members of the public are still very welcome to attend Parish Council meetings through the use of the video conferencing software.  If you would like to attend, please contact the Parish Clerk by email at clerk@overkelletpc.org to request details and a link and password to join the meeting.

COVID-19 Emergency

Standing advice

During the COVID-19 outbreak, all parishioners are urged to follow the official guidance issued by the Government and more local information and guidance provided by the City Council

View the Government’s Advice

View advice on the City Council’s website

Households have now received the following flyer from a specially established Over Kellet COVID-19 Support Team with advice on how to access advice and support locally.

At this time, please continue to be mindful of the position of any elderly or otherwise vulnerable neighbours, and offer to provide any assistance you can.

Latest updates

List of local businesses currently delivering supplies

Community support providers

Government Coronavirus Information Service on WhatsApp

MOT arrangements in the Covid-19 emergency

Temporary Traffic Order – A601(M) and M6 roundabout

The County Council has issued a temporary traffic order restricting speed on the A601(M) and Junction 35 Roundabout, effective from 6th December 2019 to 23rd April 2021. Click below to view the order and map of the affected roads.

Planning Applications

Planning applications continue to be referred to the Parish Council for consideration and comment. These can be accessed via the Planning News section of the website.

Derek Whiteway, Parish Clerk