Your Council


your council

A Parish Council is the level of Government closest to the community.

Dodington Parish lies around 12 miles north east of Bristol and 16 miles north west of Bath, and it is within the unitary authority of South Gloucestershire.

With a population of around 8,700 the parish is made up of three wards.  The North East Ward covers the ‘Birds’ estate in the Chipping Sodbury postal area, the North West Ward covers the Shire Way estate in the Yate postal area and the South Ward covers a large rural area including the villages of Dodington, Codrington and Wapley. 

Your Councillors

Our Councillors represent the three wards of Dodington Parish. more >

Committee & Meeting Structure

There are three committees which meet on roughly a six weekly basis.  more >


Minutes of Parish Council meetings. more >

Grant Applications

The aim of the Parish Council’s Grants scheme is to promote an active local community by recognising the part played by the voluntary sector and community organisations. more >

Climate Emergency

The Council is committed to reducing it’s own carbon emissions and is currently undertaking an audit of it’s activities to see where improvements can be made. more >

Our Mission Statement

The Parish Council aims to improve local quality of life and to help meet the needs and aspirations of parishioners.  Read our Mission Statement. more >