Aligned Independent 9, Independent 3, Social Democrat 2, unaligned Independent 1, Democratic Independent 1,Scottish Libertarian Party 1. Most of the Grampian peninsula, including Balmoral and the Buchan coast. There is a rainbow anti-SNP coalition administration.
Sandy Wallace (Stonehaven and Lower Deeside) moved from unaligned to Scottish Libertarian Party in November 2020. The Scottish National Party held Ellon and District ward in a byelection on 15 October. Iain Sutherland (Peterhead North and Rattray) moved from Aligned Independent to Conservative in August 2020.
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