Sunderland

  • Council Control: Lab
  • Conservatives 8
  • Labour 61
  • Liberal Democrats 6
  • UKIP 0

Wearside city (created 1992), with inhabitants known as 'Mackems'. Also includes Houghton-le-Spring and Washington.

The Liberal Democrats gained Pallion from Labour in a byelection on 1 February.

Next local elections
2019

Election cycle
Thirds

Local authority type
Metrop

Address
Burdon Road, Sunderland SR2 7DN

Phone
0191 553 1000

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

Council Tax (Band D)
£1550.47

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