Somerset West and Taunton

  • Council Control: LD
  • Conservatives 9
  • Labour 3
  • Liberal Democrats 30
  • Green 2
  • Other 13
  • Vacant 2

Independent 13. Somerset district, centred on the county town in the Quantock Hills. Includes Exmoor and the north Somerset coast; the town of Wellington, including the public school, is also in the district.

Vivary ward has a byelection on 19 September (held by the Conservatives). Norton Fitzwarren and Staplegrove ward has a vacant seat (held by an Independent).

Next local elections
2023

Election cycle
Full

Local authority type
District

Address
The Deane House, Belvedere Road, Taunton TA1 1HE

Phone
0300 304 8000

Website
https://www.somersetwestandtaunton.gov.uk/

Council Tax (Band D)
£1741.11

Upper tier authority
Somerset