Cornwall

  • Council Control: LD/Ind
  • Conservatives 46
  • Labour 4
  • Liberal Democrats 35
  • UKIP 0
  • Other 36
  • Vacant 2

Independent group 31, Mebyon Kernow 4, Independent 1. The south-western county, which is now a unitary authority; a Conservative-led administration fell apart over an over-ambitious contracting out scheme in 2012.

Newquay Treviglas has a byelection on 9 August (held by the Liberal Democrats). Bude has a vacant seat (held by the Liberal Democrats). Paula Dolphin (Grenville and Stratton) moved from Liberal Democrat to Independent and Tim Dwelly (Penzance East) moved from Labour to Independent, in February 2018.

Next local elections
2021

Election cycle
Full

Local authority type
Unitary

Address
Treyew Road, Truro TR1 3AY

Phone
01872 322000

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

Council Tax (Band D)
£1772.29

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