Allerdale

  • Council Control: Min Con
  • Conservatives 18
  • Labour 14
  • Liberal Democrats 0
  • Green 0
  • Other 16
  • Vacant 1

Allerdale Independent 14, Moorclose Independent 1, St Michaels Independent 1. North-eastern coast of Cumbria, including Workington, Wigton, Cockermouth and Maryport. Previously a coalmining area; heavy industry is still present along with nuclear connections to nearby Sellafield.

The Secretary of State intends to abolish the council and incorporate it into a west Cumbria unitary council. Stainburn and Clifton has a byelection on 17 February (held by Allerdale Independents). Labour gained Maryport South at a byelection on 25 November.

Next local elections
2023

Election cycle
Full

Local authority type
District

Address
Allerdale House, Workington CA14 3YJ

Phone
01900 702702

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

Council Tax (Band D)
£2033.03

Upper tier authority
Cumbria