Scottish Borders

  • Council Control: Con/Ind
  • Conservatives 14
  • Labour 0
  • Liberal Democrats 2
  • UKIP 0
  • SNP 9
  • Other 9

Independent 8, Independent councillor 1. The historic counties of Peeblesshire, Roxburghshire, Berwickshire and Selkirkshire. Sparsely populated and very hilly; the Scottish government is reopening the Waverley line.

At a byelection on 22 February an Independent gained a seat in Selkirkshire ward from the Conservatives.

Next local elections
2022

Election cycle
Full

Local authority type
Scotland

Address
Newtown St Boswells, Melrose TD6 0SA

Phone
01835 824000

Website
http://www.scotborders.gov.uk/

Council Tax (Band D)
£1150.02