Derbyshire Dales UKSPF Partnership Board

The Partnership is a key body within the programme governance established to help provide assurance to Derbyshire Dales District Council as the lead local authority / accountable body and to central Government regarding the use of UKSPF / REPF funding. 

The Partnership Board is made up of local partners representing the public, private and voluntary sectors. The make-up of the Board reflects UKSPF/REPF priorities and comprises the following organisations:


Derbyshire Dales District Council

Peak District National Park Authority

University of Derby 

Rural Action Derbyshire

Business Peak District

National Farmers Union

Derbyshire County Council

Derbyshire Dales Council for Voluntary Service

East Midlands Chamber of Commerce

Derbyshire Dales and High Peak Manufacturing Network

Marketing Peak District & Derbyshire

Derbyshire Association of Local Councils

The Member of Parliament for the Derbyshire Dales

Terms of Reference were agreed at the inaugural meeting of the Partnership Board on 2 November 2022.  

The Partnership Board is chaired by Derbyshire Dales District Council as the lead local authority / accountable body for UKSPF / REPF funds. The Partnership Board is supported by a smaller officer Executive Group formed from the Board Membership.