Your council

Sheriff of York

The Sheriff of York for the civic years 2021 to 2022 is Councillor Ashley Mason JP; read the Sheriff's biography.

The Sheriff's role and duties

Together with the current Lord Mayor of York, the Sheriff may:

  • attend at ceremonial occasions
  • welcome international visitors
  • attend events organised by local people and community groups

The Civic Party will promote and support the Lord Mayor's and Sheriff's Charities throughout the Civic Year as part of their civic duties.

Invite the Civic Party to your event

Find out how to invite the Lord Mayor, Sheriff, and/or Civic party to attend an event virtually or in person (subject to government guidance relating to coronavirus at the time).

Also see

York Mansion House

Mansion House, St Helen’s Square, York, YO1 9QL

Telephone: 01904 553663

The Civic Office

Civic Services, City of York Council, West Offices, Station Rise, York, Y01 6GA