Local Government

Dewsbury is the second major town in Kirklees Metropolitan Council area after Huddersfield.  Dewsbury has a population of about 65,000 compared to Huddersfield with about 134,000.

We hope to publish relevant information about Dewsbury and it's development within the Kirklees Local Plan and North Kirklees Housing & Enterprise Growth Zone.

Dewsbury & Mirfield District Committee

Dewsbury & Mirfield District Committee is that part of Kirklees Metropolitan Council delegated to deal with local matters in our area.

Click the button for lots of useful information about our area on the Kirklees website.​


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