Nidderdale Strategic Partnership (NSP)

Nidderdale Strategic Partnership (NSP) is a partnership body, the aim of which is to establish Nidderdale as a recognised, vibrant and sustainable rural community for the twenty first century, and it has the following objectives:-.

  1. To work in partnership and strength to address the needs of the area through the sharing of ideas, resources, experience and energy
  2. To provide for the future of the area whilst respecting its cultural and historic character
  3. To ensure that adequate high quality services are provided to meet the needs of all sectors of the community
  4. To work for economic prosperity for all
  5. To promote an environmentally sustainable area

Nidderdale Plus provides all the administration and coordination on behalf of the members of the partnership.  The following organisations and bodies have automatic right of membership:

  • Harrogate Borough Council
  • North Yorkshire County Council
  • All Parish Councils within the designated area
    • The Joint Advisory Committee of the Nidderdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
    • Nidderdale Business Association
    • Nidderdale Agricultural Society
    • The Nidderdale Plus Partnership
    • Ripon Council for Voluntary Service
    • Health – Nidderdale Local General Practice
    • NY Police
    • Education
    • Churches in the Dale 
To find out more about the work of the NSP and its meeting schedule, please get in touch with us via the contact form on this website.
Please find the constitution and recent minutes of meetings as pdf links below.