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Member Induction

Congratulations on your election success and welcome to Cumbria County Council.

The Council is a public sector organisation that delivers a range of services that will improve outcomes and opportunities for communities throughout Cumbria.

The County Council has responsibility for a range of services which include children and families services, education, adult social care, highways and transport, libraries, waste management, fire and rescue and public health.

On this website you will find out about:

  • The role of the Council

  • An overview of the Council's key services

  • The role of an elected Member

  • Support available for Members

  • Expenses and allowances


Member Induction Presentations

Member e-learning