Staffordshire County Council

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Staffordshire County Council
Coat of arms of Staffordshire County Council.jpg
Coat of arms
Type
Type
Seats 62 councillors
Elections
First past the post
Last election
2 May 2013
Next election
4 May 2017
Website
www.staffordshire.gov.uk

Staffordshire County Council is the top-tier local authority for the non-metropolitan county of Staffordshire, England.

62 councillors sit on Staffordshire County Council. Staffordshire operates a cabinet-style council. The full council elects a cabinet of 10 councillors, including the council leader, from the majority party. Each cabinet member has their own portfolio about which they make the "day to day" decisions.[1][2]

Latest Council election results[edit]

Staffordshire County Council Election, 2013
Party Seats Gains Losses Net gain/loss Seats % Votes % Votes +/−
  Conservative 34 -15
  Labour 24 +20
  UKIP 2 -2
  Independent 2 +2
Staffordshire County Council election, 2009
Party Seats Gains Losses Net gain/loss Seats % Votes % Votes +/−
  Conservative 49 +22 109699
  Liberal Democrat 4 +2
  UKIP 4 +4
  Labour 3 -29 46315

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Role of County Council". Staffordshire County Council. Retrieved 2010-05-05. 
  2. ^ "Role of the Cabinet". Staffordshire County Council. Retrieved 2010-05-05.