About us

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Denbighshire County Council is a unitary local authority established under the re-organisation of local government in Wales, and came into operation in April 1996.

The Council comprises of 47 elected members, and has adopted the Leader and Cabinet model of governance.

Employing over 4,200 people, the Council delivers a wide range of services and functions.

Senior Management Structure Chart (PDF, 54KB)

Denbighshire County Council's vision is that:

"Denbighshire in 2025 will be the ideal place to live, work, visit, conduct business and pursue a wide range of activities".

As an employer, we focus on communication, equality and people-friendly policies and we are looking for people who share our vision and values. If you want to make a real difference to the lives of people and are seeking a rewarding employer who values you, this is the place for you.

The values of the Council are:

Pride: We aim to create a sense of pride in working for our organisation. We should take pride in the work we do and what we achieve as an organisation.

Unity: We all work for the same organisation. We as Councillors and staff should aim to reflect this in the way we behave and serve our communities. As our motto says "Unwn i wneud da" (We unite to do good), we work closely, co-operate willingly and support colleagues from across the organisation, regardless of the service or team in which they work. Our customers and communities expect the organisation to act as a single body making no distinction between services.

Respect: We aim to treat all people equally and with fairness, understanding that there are views and beliefs that differ from our own. We aim to involve and listen to our communities, showing consideration to their views and responding appropriately.

Integrity: As Councillors and staff we aim to manage ourselves to maximise performance, act with high standard of conduct and present a positive image of Denbighshire. We aim to be realistic with our colleagues and citizens about our achievements and the challenges we face and to be open and honest in the information we provide.

"Working together for the future of Denbighshire."

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