Independent 7, Arun Independents 2, Independent Independent 2. West Sussex coast including Bognor Regis and Littlehampton, Arundel further inland; named after the River Arun. One of the few councils to stay Conservative throughout the 1990s. Small scale employers and some tourism.
A Conservative administration took over from the Liberal Democrats in May 2021. Samantha-Jayne Staniforth (Orchard) moved from Liberal Democrat to Conservative in May 2021. The Conservatives gained seats from the Liberal Democrats in Brookfield and Pevensey wards at byelections on 6 May.
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