Ashford

  • Council Control: Con
  • Conservatives 25
  • Labour 6
  • Liberal Democrats 0
  • Green 3
  • Other 13

Ashford Independent 12, Independent 1. South-east Kent, including the large town of Ashford which has a major international railway station on the Channel Tunnel line. Distribution industries attracted by the council's advertising tag 'best placed in Britain'.

The Green Party gained Downs North from the Conservatives at a byelection on 19 August. The Conservatives gained Beaver ward from Labour at a byelection on 6 May.

Next local elections
2023

Election cycle
Full

Local authority type
District

Address
Tannery Lane, Ashford TN23 1PL

Phone
01233 331111

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

Council Tax (Band D)
£1940.76

Upper tier authority
Kent