Raising Matters with the Council 

Stockport Council runs an online ‘Report-It’ service which is often the quickest and easiest way for residents to raise most issues that need the council’s attention including:

Potholes and trip hazards 

Street light faults

 Fly tipping

Dog fouling

Abandoned vehicles… and others

You can do this using the following link:


Or if you can’t find the item you want use:


Contact Centre: 0161 217 6111

We encourage residents to use the council’s reporting system in the frst instance. If you don’t receive a satisfactory response you can escalate this to our Councillors at HLRA Meetings.

Our Local Councillors

Usually one or more of our Councillors atend our regular HLRA Meetings which gives residents the opportunity to hear news on local issues direct from them and also the chance to ask questions of the Councillors yourselves.Contacting our Councillors:

Councillor Aron Thornley


0161 406 7070

Councillor Colin MacAlister


0161 406 7070  /  07775 808352

Councillor Tom Dowse



Marple Area Committee

The Marple Area Committee represents the wards of Marple North and Marple South & High Lane.Area Committee Meetings are held monthly at Marple Senior Citizens Hall.More details about the Committee, the dates and times of public meetings, copies of previous meeting minutes and useful background information can be found using the following link:


Council Actions Tracker 

Our Council Actions Tracker records progress on issues that residents have raised with us at our Meetings.You can view the latest version by clicking the following link: 

Public Realm July 2018.pdf

HLRA Council Action Report Oct 17.pdf

Local Planning Applications

We inform attendees at HLRA meetings of any significant new local planning applications that have been made in the recent period. You can search for information on new and historic planning applications yourself using the following link: