The existing county, borough and district councils will continue to operate and deliver all current services until April 2023.

Services information

For information about current services like bins and recycling, council tax, roads and highways or education please refer to the district, borough or county council for your area:

The Shadow Authority will have no responsibility for service delivery, but it will operate alongside the existing councils until Westmorland and Furness Council ‘goes live’ on 1 April 2023.