The Parish Council exists to represent the interests of Claxby residents, look after property it owns on their behalf and encourage involvement in local issues and events.

The council normally has seven members and a clerk. (There is currently a vacancy - July 2024)

Chairman: David Lofthouse

Deputy Chair: Brian Hunter

Councillors: Colin Saywell, Judith Pilbrow, Paul Strong, Jenny Lofthouse, 

David Beer (Clerk) Tel: 07710 692534 or email