Babergh

  • Council Control: Ind C/Ind/L Dem/Green
  • Conservatives 10
  • Labour 1
  • Liberal Democrats 3
  • Green 4
  • Other 14

Independent 10, Independent Conservative 4. Southern Suffolk, including Constable country; Sudbury is the only large town. The council is in a partnership with Mid Suffolk; a referendum in 2011 narrowly rejected merger.

Four Conservatives formed the Independent Conservative Group in April 2022. Elizabeth Malvisi (Long Melford) moved from Conservative to Independent in April 2022. Margaret Maybury (Lavenham) moved from Independent to Conservative in January 2022.

Next local elections
2023

Election cycle
Full

Local authority type
District

Address
Endeavour House, 8 Russell Road, Ipswich IP1 2BX

Phone
01473 822801

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

Council Tax (Band D)
£1953.53

Upper tier authority
Suffolk