East Dorset

  • Council Control: Con
  • Conservatives 25
  • Labour 0
  • Liberal Democrats 3
  • UKIP 0
  • Vacant 1

A very small rural district based around Wimborne Minster; shares a chief executive and most services with Christchurch borough council to the immediate south.

Verwood East ward has a vacant seat (held by the Conservatives). The council is due to be abolished as of 1 April 2019 to instate unitary local government in Dorset.

Next local elections
2019

Election cycle
Full

Local authority type
District

Address
Furzehill, Wimborne BH21 4HN

Phone
01202 886201

Website
http://www.dorsetforyou.com/east

Council Tax (Band D)
£1962.59

Upper tier authority
Dorset