Swansea

  • Council Control: Lab
  • Conservatives 9
  • Labour 48
  • Liberal Democrats 7
  • UKIP 0
  • Other 8

Independents @ Swansea 3, Independent 2, Uplands 2, non-aligned 1. Second largest city of Wales, previously known as a centre for the copper trade. Also includes the Mumbles resort and the Gower peninsula which is mostly farmland. North of Swansea are some coal-mining areas.

Richard Lewis (Gower) moved from Independent to Conservative in 2018.

Next local elections
2022

Election cycle
Full

Local authority type
Wales

Address
Oystermouth Road, Swansea SA1 3SN

Phone
01792 636000

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

Council Tax (Band D)
£1517.75

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