The Parish Council are represented on the following outside bodies:
Pilling Memorial Hall
- Carter's Charity
- Lune Valley Rural Housing Association
- Wyre Area Lancashire Association of Local Councils
Lancashire County Council
- Highways, including roads, footpaths, pavements, alleyways, street lighting, the cutting of grass verges, etc
- Education - schools, adult education, etc.
- Social services, including the provision of care homes, etc
- Waste sites
Parish Councils have a Parish Charter with Lancashire County Council.
- Planning application decisions
- Rubbish collection from premises in the Parish; provision of recycling facilities
- Street cleansing
- Environmental health
- Provision of leisure and sports facilities and recreation grounds
- Collection of Council Tax on behalf of all three tiers of local government
- Licensing of taxis
Pilling Parish Council organises Pilling in Bloom and the Senior Citizens' Christmas Party held the second Tuesday in December at Pilling Methodist Hall.