Bishop Burton has a parish council that is part of the Beverley Rural Ward of the East Riding of Yorkshire. The councillors are elected by the village and there is a part-time clerk, Margaret Hebb.

The councillors as at 20th May 2019 are:

  • Sue Ellerington (Chair)
  • Martin Gray (Vice-Chair)
  • Leonard Byass
  • Jonathan Dolton
  • Mark Hoddinott
  • Bryn Jones
  • Andrew Oxtoby
  • David Oxtoby
  • Jack Wray

The duties and powers of a parish council are described in this Wikipedia entry.

The Council can be contacted by email using the address This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.