Political make-up of local councils in the United Kingdom

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This is a list of the political make-up of principal local and regional authorities, commonly known as local councils, in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, following the 5 May 2016 local government elections. There are 418 principal authorities in the UK: 27 county councils, 55 unitary authorities, 32 London boroughs, 36 Metropolitan boroughs, 201 districts, 32 Scottish unitary authorities, 22 Welsh unitary authorities, 11 Northern Ireland districts, the Corporation of the City of London and the Council of the Isles of Scilly. This list does not include parish and town councils, the lowest tier of local government with limited powers.

The tables below are adapted from data available from Open Council Data UK,[1] and are up to date as of 1 February 2017.

Summary of councillors[edit]

Party Total EnglandEngland Wales Scotland Northern Ireland
County District Metro London UA Wales Scot NI
Conservative 8642 941 5194 392 604 1296 104 110 1
Labour 6769 374 1574 1707 1054 1136 544 379 0
Liberal Democrats 1820 239 844 181 114 306 70 66 0
UKIP 438 108 219 43 11 55 0 0 2
SNP 401 401
Plaid Cymru 176 176
Green (All) 175 18 74 43 11 35 1 12 3
DUP 131 131
Sinn Fein 103 103
UUP 86 86
SDLP 62 62
Alliance 32 32
TUV 11 11
PUP 4 4
Others* 1908 118 637 57 63 261 352 250 30
Vacancies 75 13 28 6 1 12 6 4 0
Total 20830 1811 8570 2414 1851 3101 1253 1222 462
  • Others: Include anything that is not accounted for above, such as lesser known parties and independents. For further detail, see URLs to council webpages in tables below.
  • Note that 'NOC' refers to no overall control

Breakdown of each council[edit]

County councils[edit]

Further information: Non-metropolitan county
  • ALL 27 county councils have whole councils up for election in May 2017.
Council Control Web Total CON LAB LD GRN UKIP Other Vacant
Buckinghamshire CON

(CON)

URL 49 36 1 3 0 4 4 1
Cambridgeshire NOC

(CON min)

URL 69 32 8 14 0 10 5 0
Cumbria NOC

(LAB/LD)

URL 84 25 36 15 0 0 8 0
Derbyshire LAB

(LAB)

URL 64 18 43 3 0 0 0 0
Devon CON

(CON)

URL 62 38 7 10 0 4 3 0
Dorset CON

(CON)

URL 45 27 4 13 1 0 0 0
East Sussex NOC

(CON min)

URL 49 21 7 10 0 6 5 0
Essex CON

(CON)

URL 75 44 8 9 2 6 5 1
Gloucestershire NOC

(CON min)

URL 53 25 9 14 1 1 2 1
Hampshire CON

(CON)

URL 78 47 4 16 0 7 3 1
Hertfordshire CON

(CON)

URL 77 46 14 16 0 0 0 1
Kent CON

(CON)

URL 84 47 12 7 1 14 3 0
Lancashire NOC

(LAB min)

URL 84 34 38 6 1 0 3 2
Leicestershire CON

(CON)

URL 55 30 9 13 0 2 1 0
Lincolnshire NOC

(CON/IND/LD)

URL 77 36 12 3 0 10 15 1
Norfolk NOC

(CON min)

URL 84 42 14 10 3 12 2 1
North Yorkshire CON

(CON)

URL 72 44 7 5 0 2 13 1
Northamptonshire CON

(CON)

URL 57 36 11 6 0 3 1 0
Nottinghamshire NOC

(LAB min)

URL 67 21 32 5 0 0 9 0
Oxfordshire NOC

(CON min)

URL 63 31 15 11 2 0 4 0
Somerset CON

(CON)

URL 55 31 5 14 0 3 2 0
Staffordshire CON

(CON)

URL 62 34 23 0 0 1 4 0
Suffolk NOC

(CON min)

URL 75 37 15 8 2 9 3 1
Surrey CON

(CON)

URL 81 59 1 8 1 2 10 0
Warwickshire NOC

(CON min)

URL 62 26 22 9 2 0 3 0
West Sussex CON

(CON)

URL 71 43 6 7 0 10 4 1
Worcestershire CON

(CON)

URL 57 31 11 4 2 2 6 1

District councils[edit]

Further information: Non-metropolitan district
  • No district councils are up for election in May 2017.
Council Control Web Total CON LAB LD GRN UKIP Other Vacant
Adur CON

(CON)

URL 29 16 3 0 0 8 2 0
Allerdale NOC

(LAB/IND)

URL 56 16 28 0 0 2 10 0
Amber Valley CON

(CON)

URL 45 23 22 0 0 0 0 0
Arun CON

(CON)

URL 54 42 1 5 0 4 2 0
Ashfield LAB

(LAB)

URL 35 4 22 0 0 0 9 0
Ashford CON

(CON)

URL 43 35 2 1 0 2 3 0
Aylesbury Vale CON

(CON)

URL 59 43 2 8 0 3 2 1
Babergh CON

(CON)

URL 43 29 1 3 0 0 10 0
Barrow-in-Furness LAB

(LAB)

URL 36 8 27 0 0 0 1 0
Basildon NOC

(CON min)

URL 42 19 9 0 0 10 4 0
Basingstoke & Deane CON

(CON)

URL 60 32 19 6 0 0 2 1
Bassetlaw LAB

(LAB)

URL 48 12 33 0 0 0 3 0
Blaby CON

(CON)

URL 39 29 6 4 0 0 0 0
Bolsover LAB

(LAB)

URL 37 0 32 0 0 0 5 0
Boston NOC

(CON min)

URL 30 14 2 0 0 10 4 0
Braintree CON

(CON)

URL 49 43 3 0 1 0 2 0
Breckland CON

(CON)

URL 49 40 2 0 0 4 2 1
Brentwood CON

(CON)

URL 37 24 2 10 0 0 1 0
Broadland CON

(CON)

URL 47 42 0 5 0 0 0 0
Bromsgrove CON

(CON)

URL 31 18 7 0 0 0 6 0
Broxbourne CON

(CON)

URL 30 26 2 0 0 1 0 1
Broxtowe CON

(CON)

URL 44 27 12 4 0 0 1 0
Burnley LAB

(LAB)

URL 45 4 27 12 0 1 1 0
Cambridge LAB

(LAB)

URL 42 0 26 13 1 0 2 0
Cannock Chase LAB

(LAB)

URL 41 13 21 1 1 3 2 0
Canterbury CON

(CON)

URL 39 31 3 3 0 2 0 0
Carlisle LAB

(LAB)

URL 52 20 27 1 0 0 4 0
Castle Point CON

(CON)

URL 41 22 0 0 0 3 16 0
Charnwood CON

(CON)

URL 52 41 9 1 0 0 1 0
Chelmsford CON

(CON)

URL 57 52 0 5 0 0 0 0
Cheltenham LD

(LD)

URL 40 7 0 29 0 0 4 0
Cherwell CON

(CON)

URL 48 38 8 0 0 0 2 0
Chesterfield LAB

(LAB)

URL 48 0 38 8 0 1 1 0
Chichester CON

(CON)

URL 48 41 0 4 0 0 3 0
Chiltern CON

(CON)

URL 40 36 0 2 0 0 2 0
Chorley LAB

(LAB)

URL 47 14 30 0 0 0 3 0
Christchurch CON

(CON)

URL 24 20 0 0 0 1 2 1
Colchester NOC

(LD/LAB/IND)

URL 51 22 11 15 0 0 3 0
Copeland (M) LAB

(IND Mayor)

URL 51 17 29 0 0 0 5 0
Corby LAB

(LAB)

URL 29 5 23 0 0 0 0 1
Cotswold CON

(CON)

URL 34 22 0 11 0 0 0 1
Craven CON

(CON)

URL 30 18 3 1 0 1 7 0
Crawley LAB

(LAB)

URL 37 17 20 0 0 0 0 0
Dacorum CON

(CON)

URL 51 45 2 4 0 0 0 0
Dartford CON

(CON)

URL 44 34 7 0 0 0 3 0
Daventry CON

(CON)

URL 36 30 3 1 0 2 0 0
Derbyshire Dales CON

(CON)

URL 39 29 5 3 0 0 2 0
Dover CON

(CON)

URL 45 25 17 0 0 3 0 0
East Cambridgeshire CON

(CON)

URL 39 36 0 2 0 0 1 0
East Devon CON

(CON)

URL 59 37 0 6 0 0 16 0
East Dorset CON

(CON)

URL 29 26 0 3 0 0 0 0
East Hampshire CON

(CON)

URL 44 42 0 2 0 0 0 0
East Hertfordshire CON

(CON)

URL 50 48 0 0 0 0 1 1
East Lindsey CON

(CON)

URL 55 33 4 1 0 8 9 0
East Northamptonshire CON

(CON)

URL 40 37 1 0 0 0 2 0
East Staffordshire CON

(CON)

URL 39 24 13 0 0 0 0 2
Eastbourne LD

(LD)

URL 27 8 0 18 0 0 1 0
Eastleigh LD

(LD)

URL 44 6 0 38 0 0 0 0
Eden CON

(CON)

URL 38 20 0 8 0 0 10 0
Elmbridge NOC

(IND/LD)

URL 48 22 0 7 0 0 19 0
Epping Forest CON

(CON)

URL 58 34 0 3 2 2 16 1
Epsom and Ewell IND

(IND)

URL 38 4 3 0 0 0 31 0
Erewash CON

(CON)

URL 47 30 17 0 0 0 0 0
Exeter LAB

(LAB)

URL 39 8 30 1 0 0 0 0
Fareham CON

(CON)

URL 31 25 0 4 0 1 1 0
Fenland CON

(CON)

URL 39 34 0 2 0 0 3 0
Forest Heath CON

(CON)

URL 27 18 0 0 0 3 6 0
Forest of Dean NOC

(CON min)

URL 48 21 13 0 1 5 7 1
Fylde CON

(CON)

URL 51 32 1 2 0 0 15 1
Gedling LAB

(LAB)

URL 41 15 25 1 0 0 0 0
Gloucester CON

(CON)

URL 39 22 10 7 0 0 0 0
Gosport CON

(CON)

URL 34 21 4 9 0 0 0 0
Gravesham CON

(CON)

URL 44 23 21 0 0 0 0 0
Great Yarmouth NOC

(CON/UKIP)

URL 39 14 11 0 0 12 2 0
Guildford CON

(CON)

URL 48 34 2 9 0 0 3 0
Hambleton CON

(CON)

URL 28 27 0 0 0 1 0 0
Harborough CON

(CON)

URL 37 29 0 8 0 0 0 0
Harlow LAB

(LAB)

URL 33 12 19 0 0 2 0 0
Harrogate CON

(CON)

URL 54 37 0 10 0 0 7 0
Hart NOC

(CON min)

URL 33 14 0 8 0 0 11 0
Hastings LAB

(LAB)

URL 32 8 23 0 0 0 1 0
Havant CON

(CON)

URL 38 28 2 1 0 4 2 1
Hertsmere CON

(CON)

URL 39 36 2 0 0 0 1 0
High Peak CON

(CON)

URL 43 23 17 2 0 0 1 0
Hinckley & Bosworth CON

(CON)

URL 34 21 1 12 0 0 0 0
Horsham CON

(CON)

URL 44 38 0 4 0 0 2 0
Huntingdonshire CON

(CON)

URL 52 33 2 6 0 3 8 0
Hyndburn LAB

(LAB)

URL 35 7 26 0 0 2 0 0
Ipswich LAB

(LAB)

URL 48 13 33 2 0 0 0 0
Kettering CON

(CON)

URL 36 26 7 0 0 0 2 1
King's Lynn and West Norfolk CON

(CON)

URL 62 50 9 0 0 0 3 0
Lancaster NOC

(LAB min)

URL 60 18 30 0 8 0 4 0
Lewes CON

(CON)

URL 41 23 0 11 2 1 4 0
Lichfield CON

(CON)

URL 47 41 4 1 0 1 0 0
Lincoln LAB

(LAB)

URL 33 6 26 0 0 0 1 0
Maidstone NOC

(LD min)

URL 55 23 2 22 0 4 4 0
Maldon CON

(CON)

URL 31 27 0 0 0 1 3 0
Malvern Hills CON

(CON)

URL 38 23 0 5 3 0 7 0
Mansfield (M) NOC

(IND Mayor)

URL 36 0 17 0 0 2 17 0
Melton CON

(CON)

URL 28 25 1 0 0 0 2 0
Mendip CON

(CON)

URL 47 32 0 10 3 0 2 0
Mid Devon CON

(CON)

URL 42 28 0 5 0 2 7 0
Mid Suffolk CON

(CON)

URL 40 28 0 4 6 0 2 0
Mid Sussex CON

(CON)

URL 54 54 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mole Valley CON

(CON)

URL 41 22 0 13 0 0 6 0
New Forest CON

(CON)

URL 60 58 0 2 0 0 0 0
Newark & Sherwood CON

(CON)

URL 39 24 12 0 0 0 3 0
Newcastle-under-Lyme NOC

(LAB min)

URL 60 21 28 3 0 2 6 0
North Devon NOC

(CON min)

URL 43 20 0 12 0 0 11 0
North Dorset CON

(CON)

URL 33 27 0 4 0 0 2 0
North East Derbyshire LAB

(LAB)

URL 53 18 33 1 0 0 1 0
North Hertfordshire CON

(CON)

URL 49 34 12 3 0 0 0 0
North Kesteven CON

(CON)

URL 43 28 0 0 0 0 15 0
North Norfolk CON

(CON)

URL 48 31 0 16 0 0 0 1
North Warwickshire CON

(CON)

URL 35 21 14 0 0 0 0 0
North West Leicestershire CON

(CON)

URL 38 25 9 1 0 0 3 0
Northampton CON

(CON)

URL 45 25 17 3 0 0 0 0
Norwich LAB

(LAB)

URL 39 0 26 3 10 0 0 0
Nuneaton & Bedworth LAB

(LAB)

URL 34 7 25 0 2 0 0 0
Oadby & Wigston LD

(LD)

URL 26 6 1 19 0 0 0 0
Oxford LAB

(LAB)

URL 48 0 35 8 4 0 1 0
Pendle NOC

(LAB/LD)

URL 49 22 16 9 0 0 2 0
Preston LAB

(LAB)

URL 57 18 33 5 0 0 0 1
Purbeck CON

(CON)

URL 25 20 0 4 0 0 1 0
Redditch LAB

(LAB)

URL 29 13 15 0 0 1 0 0
Reigate & Banstead CON

(CON)

URL 51 40 0 2 2 0 7 0
Ribble Valley CON

(CON)

URL 40 35 1 4 0 0 0 0
Richmondshire CON

(CON)

URL 34 22 0 1 0 0 11 0
Rochford CON

(CON)

URL 39 21 0 4 3 4 7 0
Rossendale LAB

(LAB)

URL 36 13 22 0 0 0 1 0
Rother CON

(CON)

URL 38 31 0 3 0 0 4 0
Rugby NOC

(CON min)

URL 42 20 9 9 0 0 3 1
Runnymede CON

(CON)

URL 42 36 0 0 0 0 6 0
Rushcliffe CON

(CON)

URL 44 34 4 2 2 0 2 0
Rushmoor CON

(CON)

URL 39 26 11 0 0 2 0 0
Ryedale CON

(CON)

URL 30 19 0 2 0 0 9 0
Scarborough CON

(CON)

URL 50 26 14 0 2 5 3 0
Sedgemoor CON

(CON)

URL 48 35 10 1 0 2 0 0
Selby CON

(CON)

URL 31 23 7 0 0 0 1 0
Sevenoaks CON

(CON)

URL 54 48 1 2 0 2 1 0
Shepway CON

(CON)

URL 30 23 0 0 0 7 0 0
South Bucks CON

(CON)

URL 28 27 0 0 0 0 1 0
South Cambridgeshire CON

(CON)

URL 57 36 1 14 0 0 6 0
South Derbyshire CON

(CON)

URL 36 24 12 0 0 0 0 0
South Hams CON

(CON)

URL 31 24 0 4 2 0 0 1
South Holland CON

(CON)

URL 37 28 0 0 0 2 7 0
South Kesteven CON

(CON)

URL 56 45 3 0 0 1 7 0
South Lakeland LD

(LD)

URL 51 16 2 32 0 0 1 0
South Norfolk CON

(CON)

URL 46 40 0 6 0 0 0 0
South Northamptonshire CON

(CON)

URL 42 35 0 4 0 0 3 0
South Oxfordshire CON

(CON)

URL 36 33 1 1 0 0 1 0
South Ribble CON

(CON)

URL 50 28 18 2 0 0 1 1
South Somerset NOC

(LD min)

URL 60 27 0 30 0 0 3 0
South Staffordshire CON

(CON)

URL 49 43 1 0 0 1 4 0
Spelthorne CON

(CON)

URL 39 32 1 3 0 0 3 0
St Albans CON

(CON)

URL 58 31 7 17 1 0 2 0
St Edmundsbury CON

(CON)

URL 45 34 2 0 1 5 3 0
Stafford CON

(CON)

URL 40 29 9 0 0 0 2 0
Staffordshire Moorlands CON

(CON)

URL 56 35 7 2 0 2 10 0
Stevenage LAB

(LAB)

URL 39 7 28 3 0 0 0 1
Stratford-on-Avon CON

(CON)

URL 36 28 1 4 0 0 1 2
Stroud NOC

(LAB/GRN/LD)

URL 51 23 18 2 8 0 0 0
Suffolk Coastal CON

(CON)

URL 42 37 1 2 0 0 2 0
Surrey Heath CON

(CON)

URL 40 36 1 1 0 0 2 0
Swale CON

(CON)

URL 47 32 4 0 0 9 2 0
Tamworth CON

(CON)

URL 30 20 7 0 0 3 0 0
Tandridge CON

(CON)

URL 42 31 0 6 0 0 5 0
Taunton Deane CON

(CON)

URL 56 34 2 15 0 1 4 0
Teignbridge CON

(CON)

URL 46 27 0 14 0 0 5 0
Tendring NOC

(CON/IND)

URL 60 25 5 1 0 12 15 2
Test Valley CON

(CON)

URL 48 37 0 9 0 0 2 0
Tewkesbury CON

(CON)

URL 38 33 0 2 0 0 3 0
Thanet UKIP

(UKIP)

URL 56 19 5 0 0 29 3 0
Three Rivers LD

(LD)

URL 39 16 3 20 0 0 0 0
Tonbridge & Malling CON

(CON)

URL 54 48 0 4 0 0 2 0
Torridge CON

(CON)

URL 36 19 1 1 2 7 6 0
Tunbridge Wells CON

(CON)

URL 48 43 2 3 0 0 0 0
Uttlesford CON

(CON)

URL 39 23 0 4 0 0 10 2
Vale of White Horse CON

(CON)

URL 38 29 0 9 0 0 0 0
Warwick CON

(CON)

URL 46 31 9 2 1 0 3 0
Watford LD

(LD Mayor)

URL 36 0 11 25 0 0 0 0
Waveney CON

(CON)

URL 48 27 17 0 1 0 3 0
Waverley CON

(CON)

URL 57 51 0 0 0 0 6 0
Wealden CON

(CON)

URL 55 49 0 1 0 0 5 0
Wellingborough CON

(CON)

URL 36 27 9 0 0 0 0 0
Welwyn Hatfield CON

(CON)

URL 48 28 15 5 0 0 0 0
West Devon CON

(CON)

URL 31 21 0 0 0 0 10 0
West Dorset CON

(CON)

URL 42 30 0 12 0 0 0 0
West Lancashire LAB

(LAB)

URL 54 22 31 0 0 0 1 0
West Lindsey CON

(CON)

URL 36 24 3 7 0 0 2 0
West Oxfordshire CON

(CON)

URL 49 40 4 4 0 0 0 1
West Somerset CON

(CON)

URL 28 21 1 0 0 4 2 0
Weymouth & Portland NOC

(CON/LAB/LD/GRN/IND/U)

URL 36 13 12 6 2 1 2 0
Winchester CON

(CON)

URL 45 25 0 20 0 0 0 0
Woking CON

(CON)

URL 30 17 3 7 0 0 3 0
Worcester NOC

(LAB min)

URL 35 17 16 0 2 0 0 0
Worthing CON

(CON)

URL 37 31 0 2 1 2 1 0
Wychavon CON

(CON)

URL 45 39 0 5 0 0 1 0
Wycombe CON

(CON)

URL 60 49 6 1 0 0 4 0
Wyre CON

(CON)

URL 50 36 14 0 0 0 0 0
Wyre Forest CON

(CON)

URL 33 21 4 2 0 0 6 0

London borough councils[edit]

Further information: London boroughs
  • No London boroughs will be up for election until May 2018.

The London Assembly is (together with the elected Mayor of London) the governing body for the Greater London Authority.

Council Control Web Total CON LAB LD GRN UKIP Other Vacant
Barking & Dagenham LAB

(LAB)

URL 51 0 50 0 0 0 1 0
Barnet CON

(CON)

URL 63 32 30 1 0 0 0 0
Bexley CON

(CON)

URL 63 45 15 0 0 3 0 0
Brent LAB

(LAB)

URL 63 4 56 0 0 0 3 0
Bromley CON

(CON)

URL 60 51 7 0 0 2 0 0
Camden LAB

(LAB)

URL 54 12 39 1 1 0 1 0
Croydon LAB

(LAB)

URL 70 30 39 0 0 0 1 0
Ealing LAB

(LAB)

URL 69 12 53 4 0 0 0 0
Enfield LAB

(LAB)

URL 63 22 40 0 0 0 1 0
Greenwich LAB

(LAB)

URL 51 9 42 0 0 0 0 0
Hackney (M) LAB

(LAB)

URL 57 4 50 3 0 0 0 0
Hammersmith & Fulham LAB

(LAB)

URL 46 20 26 0 0 0 0 0
Haringey LAB

(LAB)

URL 57 0 49 8 0 0 0 0
Harrow LAB

(LAB)

URL 63 26 33 1 0 0 2 1
Havering NOC

(CON/IND)

URL 54 22 2 0 0 6 24 0
Hillingdon CON

(CON)

URL 65 42 23 0 0 0 0 0
Hounslow LAB

(LAB)

URL 60 11 48 0 0 0 1 0
Islington LAB

(LAB)

URL 48 0 47 0 1 0 0 0
Kensington & Chelsea CON

(CON)

URL 50 37 11 2 0 0 0 0
Kingston upon Thames CON

(CON)

URL 48 27 2 18 0 0 1 0
Lambeth LAB

(LAB)

URL 63 3 58 0 1 0 1 0
Lewisham (M) LAB

(LAB Mayor)

URL 54 0 53 0 1 0 0 0
Merton LAB

(LAB)

URL 60 19 36 1 0 0 4 0
Newham (M) LAB

(LAB Mayor)

URL 60 0 60 0 0 0 0 0
Redbridge LAB

(LAB)

URL 63 24 36 3 0 0 0 0
Richmond upon Thames CON

(CON)

URL 54 38 1 15 0 0 0 0
Southwark LAB

(LAB)

URL 63 2 48 13 0 0 0 0
Sutton LD

(LD)

URL 54 8 0 44 0 0 2 0
Tower Hamlets (M) LAB

(LAB Mayor)

URL 45 5 23 0 0 0 17 0
Waltham Forest LAB

(LAB)

URL 60 16 43 0 0 0 1 0
Wandsworth CON

(CON)

URL 60 39 19 0 0 0 2 0
Westminster CON

(CON)

URL 60 44 15 0 0 0 1 0

Metropolitan borough councils[edit]

Further information: Metropolitan borough
  • Doncaster has whole council up for election in May 2017.
Council Control Web Total CON LAB LD GRN UKIP Other Vacant
Barnsley LAB

(LAB)

URL 63 4 55 0 0 0 4 0
Birmingham LAB

(LAB)

URL 120 29 80 10 0 0 1 0
Bolton LAB

(LAB)

URL 60 16 37 3 0 4 0 0
Bradford LAB

(LAB)

URL 90 21 49 10 3 1 6 0
Bury LAB

(LAB)

URL 51 16 32 3 0 0 0 0
Calderdale NOC

(LAB min)

URL 51 20 23 5 0 0 2 1
Coventry LAB

(LAB)

URL 54 14 39 0 0 0 1 0
Doncaster (M) LAB

(LAB Mayor)

URL 55 8 40 0 0 2 4 1
Dudley NOC

(LAB min)

URL 72 29 34 0 0 8 0 1
Gateshead LAB

(LAB)

URL 66 0 54 12 0 0 0 0
Kirklees NOC

(LAB min)

URL 69 20 33 9 3 0 4 0
Knowsley LAB

(LAB)

URL 45 0 42 3 0 0 0 0
Leeds LAB

(LAB)

URL 99 19 63 9 3 0 5 0
Liverpool (M) LAB

(LAB Mayor)

URL 90 0 80 4 4 0 2 0
Manchester LAB

(LAB)

URL 96 0 95 1 0 0 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne LAB

(LAB)

URL 78 0 55 20 0 0 3 0
North Tyneside LAB

(LAB)

URL 60 7 51 2 0 0 0 0
Oldham LAB

(LAB)

URL 55 2 41 9 0 2 1 0
Rochdale LAB

(LAB)

URL 60 10 48 2 0 0 0 0
Rotherham LAB

(LAB)

URL 63 0 47 0 0 13 1 2
Salford (M) LAB

(LAB Mayor)

URL 60 8 50 0 0 0 1 1
Sandwell LAB

(LAB)

URL 72 0 70 0 0 1 1 0
Sefton LAB

(LAB)

URL 66 6 38 17 0 0 5 0
Sheffield LAB

(LAB)

URL 84 0 56 20 4 4 0 0
Solihull CON

(CON)

URL 51 32 1 6 10 2 0 0
South Tyneside LAB

(LAB)

URL 54 0 53 0 0 0 1 0
St Helens LAB

(LAB)

URL 48 3 42 3 0 0 0 0
Stockport NOC

(LAB min)

URL 63 14 23 21 0 0 5 0
Sunderland LAB

(LAB)

URL 75 6 66 2 0 0 1 0
Tameside LAB

(LAB)

URL 57 6 51 0 0 0 0 0
Trafford CON

(CON)

URL 63 34 25 3 0 0 1 0
Wakefield LAB

(LAB)

URL 63 7 53 0 0 2 1 0
Walsall NOC

(LAB/LD min)

URL 60 25 28 2 0 3 2 0
Wigan LAB

(LAB)

URL 75 5 65 0 0 0 5 0
Wirral LAB

(LAB)

URL 66 21 39 5 1 0 0 0
Wolverhampton LAB

(LAB)

URL 60 10 49 0 0 1 0 0

Unitary authorities (England)[edit]

Further information: Unitary authorities of England
  • 7 Unitary authorities in England will have ALL their seats up for election in May 2017.
Council Control Web Total CON LAB LD GRN UKIP Other Vacant
Bath and North East Somerset CON

(CON)

URL 65 37 6 15 1 0 6 0
Bedford (M) NOC

(LD Mayor)

URL 40 15 14 9 0 0 2 0
Blackburn with Darwen LAB

(LAB)

URL 64 16 44 3 0 0 0 1
Blackpool LAB

(LAB)

URL 42 12 29 0 0 0 0 1
Bournemouth CON

(CON)

URL 54 51 0 0 1 1 1 0
Bracknell Forest CON

(CON)

URL 42 41 1 0 0 0 0 0
Brighton & Hove NOC

(LAB min)

URL 54 20 23 0 11 0 0 0
Bristol (M) LAB

(LAB Mayor)

URL 70 14 37 8 11 0 0 0
Central Bedfordshire CON

(CON)

URL 59 53 2 1 0 0 3 0
Cheshire East CON

(CON)

URL 82 51 16 2 0 0 12 1
Cheshire West & Chester LAB

(LAB)

URL 75 36 38 0 0 0 1 0
Cornwall NOC

(LD/IND)

URL 123 28 7 43 0 1 44 0
Darlington LAB

(LAB)

URL 50 17 29 3 0 0 1 0
Derby LAB

(LAB)

URL 51 17 26 5 0 2 0 1
Durham LAB

(LAB)

URL 126 4 94 9 0 0 17 2
East Riding of Yorkshire CON

(CON)

URL 67 48 6 3 0 3 7 0
Halton LAB

(LAB)

URL 56 2 52 2 0 0 0 0
Hartlepool LAB

(LAB)

URL 33 3 19 0 0 6 5 0
Herefordshire CON

(CON)

URL 53 29 0 2 2 0 19 1
Hull LAB

(LAB)

URL 59 2 39 17 0 0 1 0
Isle of Wight NOC

(IND min)

URL 40 14 2 1 0 2 20 1
Leicester (M) LAB

(LAB)

URL 54 1 52 1 0 0 0 0
Luton LAB

(LAB)

URL 48 5 34 8 0 0 1 0
Medway CON

(CON)

URL 55 38 15 0 0 2 0 0
Middlesbrough (M) LAB

(LAB Mayor)

URL 46 4 32 0 0 0 10 0
Milton Keynes NOC

(LAB min)

URL 57 22 22 13 0 0 0 0
North East Lincolnshire NOC

(LAB min)

URL 42 13 19 5 0 4 1 0
North Lincolnshire CON

(CON)

URL 43 26 17 0 0 0 0 0
North Somerset CON

(CON)

URL 50 36 3 4 1 0 6 0
Northumberland NOC

(LAB min)

URL 67 20 32 10 0 0 5 0
Nottingham LAB

(LAB)

URL 55 3 51 0 0 0 1 0
Peterborough CON

(CON)

URL 60 31 14 7 0 2 6 0
Plymouth NOC

(CON/UKIP)

URL 57 27 27 0 0 3 0 0
Poole CON

(CON)

URL 42 30 0 7 0 1 4 0
Portsmouth NOC

(CON min)

URL 42 19 2 15 0 4 2 0
Reading LAB

(LAB)

URL 46 10 31 1 3 0 1 0
Redcar & Cleveland NOC

(LAB min)

URL 59 8 28 10 0 1 10 2
Rutland CON

(CON)

URL 26 17 0 2 0 0 6 1
Shropshire CON

(CON)

URL 74 46 9 13 1 0 5 0
Slough LAB

(LAB)

URL 42 8 33 0 0 1 0 0
South Gloucestershire CON

(CON)

URL 70 40 14 16 0 0 0 0
Southampton LAB

(LAB)

URL 48 19 25 0 0 0 4 0
Southend-on-Sea NOC

(CON min)

URL 51 24 10 2 0 2 13 0
Stockton-on-Tees LAB

(LAB)

URL 56 13 30 1 0 0 12 0
Stoke-on-Trent NOC

(IND/CON/UKIP)

URL 44 7 20 0 0 1 16 0
Swindon CON

(CON)

URL 57 30 25 2 0 0 0 0
Telford & Wrekin LAB

(LAB)

URL 54 22 28 3 0 0 1 0
Thurrock NOC

(CON min)

URL 49 18 14 0 0 17 0 0
Torbay (M) CON

(CON Mayor)

URL 36 24 0 8 0 1 3 0
Warrington LAB

(LAB)

URL 58 2 45 11 0 0 0 0
West Berkshire CON

(CON)

URL 52 48 0 4 0 0 0 0
Wiltshire CON

(CON)

URL 98 61 4 22 0 1 10 0
Windsor & Maidenhead CON

(CON)

URL 57 54 0 1 0 0 2 0
Wokingham CON

(CON)

URL 54 46 1 5 0 0 1 1
York NOC

(CON/LD)

URL 47 14 15 12 4 0 2 0

Unitary authorities (Scotland)[edit]

Further information: Local government in Scotland
  • ALL Scottish unitary authorities are up for election in May 2017.
Council Control Web Total SNP CON LAB LD GRN UKIP Other Vacant
Aberdeen NOC

(LAB/CON/IND)

URL 43 16 2 17 5 0 0 3 0
Aberdeenshire NOC

(SNP/IND/LAB)

URL 68 26 16 2 10 1 0 12 1
Angus NOC

(SNP min)

URL 29 14 4 1 1 0 0 9 0
Argyll & Bute NOC

(IND/CON/LD)

URL 36 8 3 1 4 0 0 20 0
Clackmannanshire NOC

(LAB min)

URL 18 9 1 8 0 0 0 0 0
Dumfries & Galloway NOC

(LAB/IND min)

URL 47 9 9 13 1 0 0 15 0
Dundee SNP

(SNP)

URL 29 16 1 10 1 0 0 1 0
East Ayrshire NOC

(SNP/CON)

URL 32 15 2 14 0 0 0 1 0
East Dunbartonshire NOC

(LAB/CON/LD)

URL 24 8 2 9 3 0 0 2 0
East Lothian NOC

(LAB/CON/IND)

URL 23 8 3 10 0 0 0 2 0
East Renfrewshire NOC

(LAB/SNP)

URL 20 4 6 8 0 0 0 2 0
Edinburgh NOC

(LAB/SNP)

URL 58 17 11 21 2 5 0 2 0
Eilean Siar IND

(IND)

URL 31 4 0 2 0 0 0 25 0
Falkirk NOC

(LAB/IND/CON)

URL 32 13 2 14 0 0 0 3 0
Fife NOC

(LAB min)

URL 78 26 3 33 10 0 0 5 1
Glasgow LAB

(LAB)

URL 78 30 1 40 1 4 0 2 0
Highland NOC

(SNP/LAB)

URL 80 17 0 7 13 0 0 42 1
Inverclyde NOC

(LAB min)

URL 20 6 1 9 2 0 0 2 0
Midlothian NOC

(SNP/IND min)

URL 18 8 0 8 0 1 0 1 0
Moray NOC

(IND/CON)

URL 26 11 3 2 0 0 0 10 0
North Ayrshire NOC

(LAB min)

URL 30 11 1 12 0 0 0 6 0
North Lanarkshire NOC

(LAB min)

URL 70 22 0 31 0 0 0 17 0
Orkney IND

(IND)

URL 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 21 0
Perth & Kinross NOC

(SNP min)

URL 41 18 11 4 5 0 0 3 0
Renfrewshire LAB

(LAB)

URL 40 16 1 20 1 0 0 1 1
Scottish Borders NOC

(IND/SNP/LD)

URL 34 8 9 0 6 0 0 11 0
Shetland IND

(IND)

URL 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 22 0
South Ayrshire NOC

(CON/LAB)

URL 30 9 10 9 0 0 0 2 0
South Lanarkshire LAB

(LAB)

URL 67 21 3 38 1 0 0 4 0
Stirling NOC

(LAB/CON)

URL 22 9 4 8 0 1 0 0 0
West Dunbartonshire LAB

(LAB)

URL 22 7 0 12 0 0 0 3 0
West Lothian NOC

(LAB min)

URL 33 15 1 16 0 0 0 1 0

Unitary authorities (Wales)[edit]

Further information: Local government in Wales
  • ALL Welsh unitary authorities are up for election in May 2017.
Council Control Web Total PC CON LAB LD GRN UKIP Other Vacant
Blaenau Gwent LAB

(LAB)

URL 41 0 0 31 0 0 0 10 0
Bridgend LAB

(LAB)

URL 54 1 1 32 3 0 0 17 0
Caerphilly LAB

(LAB)

URL 73 20 0 48 0 0 0 5 0
Cardiff LAB

(LAB)

URL 75 5 9 39 15 0 0 5 2
Carmarthenshire NOC

(LAB/IND)

URL 74 29 0 22 0 0 0 23 0
Ceredigion NOC

(PC/IND/LAB)

URL 42 18 0 1 7 0 0 16 0
Conwy NOC

(PC/IND/LAB/LD)

URL 59 12 13 10 4 0 0 20 0
Denbighshire NOC

(IND/CON/PC/LD)

URL 47 8 7 18 0 0 0 13 1
Flintshire NOC

(LAB/IND)

URL 70 1 7 34 6 0 0 21 1
Gwynedd PC

(PC/LAB)

URL 75 39 0 4 2 1 0 29 0
Isle of Anglesey NOC

(IND/LAB/LD)

URL 30 12 0 2 1 0 0 14 1
Merthyr Tydfil LAB

(LAB)

URL 33 0 0 25 0 0 0 8 0
Monmouthshire NOC

(CON/LD)

URL 43 0 19 11 3 0 0 10 0
Neath Port Talbot LAB

(LAB)

URL 64 9 0 50 0 0 0 5 0
Newport LAB

(LAB)

URL 50 0 10 34 1 0 0 5 0
Pembrokeshire IND

(IND)

URL 60 4 3 5 0 0 0 48 0
Powys IND

(IND)

URL 73 0 9 7 11 0 0 45 1
Rhondda Cynon Taff LAB

(LAB)

URL 75 9 1 60 1 0 0 4 0
Swansea LAB

(LAB)

URL 72 0 4 47 11 0 0 10 0
Torfaen LAB

(LAB)

URL 44 1 4 31 0 0 0 8 0
Vale of Glamorgan NOC

(LAB/IND)

URL 47 6 12 21 0 0 0 8 0
Wrexham NOC

(IND/LAB/LD/CON/PC)

URL 52 2 5 12 5 0 0 28 0

Northern Ireland[edit]

  • No councils in Northern Ireland will be up for election until May 2019.
Council Control Web Total DUP SF UUP SDLP ALI GRN TUV PUP Other Vacant
Antrim and Newtownabbey NOC

()

URL 40 15 3 13 4 4 0 1 0 0 0
Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon NOC

()

URL 41 13 8 12 6 0 0 0 0 2 0
Belfast NOC

()

URL 60 13 19 6 7 8 1 1 3 2 0
Causeway Coast and Glens NOC

()

URL 40 12 7 8 6 1 0 3 1 2 0
Derry and Strabane NOC

()

URL 40 7 16 2 8 0 0 0 0 7 0
Fermanagh and Omagh NOC

()

URL 40 6 16 8 6 0 0 0 0 4 0
Lisburn and Castlereagh NOC

()

URL 40 19 0 9 4 7 0 1 0 0 0
Mid and East Antrim NOC

()

URL 40 16 2 9 1 3 0 4 0 5 0
Mid-Ulster NOC

()

URL 40 8 18 7 6 0 0 0 0 1 0
Newry, Mourne and Down NOC

()

URL 41 4 14 3 13 2 0 0 0 5 0
North Down and Ards NOC

()

URL 40 18 0 9 1 7 2 1 0 2 0

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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