Torbay

  • Council Control: Con Mayor/Ind
  • Conservatives 18
  • Labour 0
  • Liberal Democrats 7
  • UKIP 1
  • Other 11

Independent Group 4, Torbay Community Independents 4, Independent 2, not specified 1. Devon coastal resort towns (Torquay, Paignton and Brixham) known as the English Riviera. Brixham has a fishing industry, but tourism is the main employer.

Richard Haddock (St Marys and Summercombe) moved from Conservative to Independent in February 2019. The Mayor's cabinet are mostly Independent councillors. The council will return to a Leader and Cabinet system in 2019.

Next local elections
2019

Election cycle
Full

Local authority type
Unitary

Address
Castle Circus, Torquay TQ1 3DR

Phone
01803 201201

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

Council Tax (Band D)
£1737.95

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