Kendal Town Council

Kendal Town Council is managed by Councillors who meet as a Full Council every six weeks.

Please visit the KTC calander for the latest meeting dates of each committee.

Actions are agreed and managed by the following committees:

Mangement Committee

  • Oversee Staffing
  • Develop and monitor projects

Planning Committee

  • Reviews planning applications

Environment & Highways Committee

  • Co-ordinates Climate Emergency response
  • Supports parks & open spaces improvements
  • Supports footpaths and Cycle Route improvements
  • Manages Council assets such as signs, seats, lighting, litter bins and bus shelters

Kendal in Bloom Committee

  • Co-ordinates floral displays
  • Delivers community projects
  • Manages ‘In Bloom’ competitions

Audits, Charities and Grant Committee

  • Reviews and manages Auditor’s reports
  • Manages Health & Safety
  • Co-ordinates Grant applications

Christmas Lights and Festivals

  • Manages Christmas Lights display
  • Organises the switch-on event
  • Co-ordinates Festival Grants


  • Manages and maintains Kendal’s allotments

Mayoralty & Arts

  • Co-ordinates Mayoralty & Mayor’s Parlour presentations
  • Delivers Mayoralty ceremonies and civic occasions
  • Manages Town Council’s artefact collection