Civil parish (England)Edit This Page

From FamilySearch Wiki

(Redirected from Civil parish)

A civil parish is the most local unit of government in England. A parish is governed by a parish council or parish meeting, which exercises a limited number of functions that would otherwise be delivered by the local authority. There are no civil parishes in Greater London and not all of the rest of England is parished.

Wikipedia has more about this subject: Civil parishes in England


Need wiki, indexing, or website help? Contact our product teams.

Did you find this article helpful?

You're invited to explain your rating on the discussion page (you must be signed in).

  • This page was last modified on 5 January 2011, at 14:50.
  • This page has been accessed 1,224 times.