Macclesfield is a small town on the upper reaches of the River Angas in the Adelaide Hills region of South Australia. In the 2006 census, Macclesfield had a population of 1238
Macclesfield is in the District Council of Mount Barker local government area's South Ward. As of 2015, the elected representative members in the South Ward were Roger Irvine and Greg Morrison. The town is also in the state electorate of Heysen and the federal Division of Mayo.