Who we are and what we do

​Here you will find information about the council, the political and directorate structures in which its staff and services are organised, as well as contact information.

​Definition document heading ​Our explanation
​Council constitution ​​This information can be found under: Councillors and Committees web pages
Council democratic structure  ​This information can be found under: Council and Democracy
​Council directorate structure  ​Information relating to the structure and directorates of the council can be found under: Transparency
​Location and opening times of council properties​Details relating to our offices can be found under: Contact us
​Currently elected councillors'​information and contact details This information can be found under: Councillors and Committees web pages
​Contact details for all customer-facing departments​This information can be found under: Contact us
​Most recent election results ​This information can be found under: Elections
​Relationships with other authorities

​Information can be found in various places on our website.

In particular: the Central Government and Other Authorities page

Information about the Registrar of Births Deaths and Marriages can be found under Registration Offices

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Payments system - intermittent downtime

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Fostering and Adoption Open Evening

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Free 30 hours of childcare for 3 and 4 year olds

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European grant funding boost for digital projects in Northamptonshire

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