Parish Councillors are democratically elected for a 4 year term of office by the communities they represent. Ackworth Parish Councillors do not receive payment or expenses for the work they do. Parish Councillors give of their time voluntarily.
Meet your councillors
Annually, the Parish Councillors are elected to represent outside bodies.
The 2019 representatives are listed below:
| Ackworth Heritage Group|
| Ackworth United Charities|
| Pontefract & Ackworth Almshouses Trustee||Allan Garbutt|
Wakefield & District Town & Parish Council Liaison Group
|Yorkshire Local Councils Assoc. – Wakefield Branch|
|National Coal Mining Museum Liaison Committee||John Bell|
|Low Ackworth Community Centre Association Committee|