Weymouth and Portland

  • Council Control: All Party
  • Conservatives 15
  • Labour 12
  • Liberal Democrats 5
  • UKIP 1
  • Other 2
  • Vacant 1

Green Party 1, Independent 1. Southern tip of Dorset (Portland Bill), with a very large harbour that hosted Olympic sailing. Weymouth is a coastal resort, while Portland has a naval base.

At byelections on 8 February, the Conservatives gained Tophill East from an Independent, and held Tophill West. Weymouth West has a vacant seat (held by a Green Party councillor elected as a Conservative). The council leader is a Conservative.

Next local elections
2018

Election cycle
Thirds

Local authority type
District

Address
North Quay, Weymouth DT4 8TA

Phone
01305 838000

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

Council Tax (Band D)
£1890.83

Upper tier authority
Dorset

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