Babergh

  • Council Control: Con/Ind/LD
  • Conservatives 13
  • Labour 1
  • Liberal Democrats 3
  • Green 4
  • Other 10
  • Vacant 1

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

Great Cornard has a byelection on 6 May (held by the Conservatives). Trevor Cresswell (Sudbury North West) moved from Labour to Independent in April 2021. Sue Ayres (Sudbury South West) moved from Independent to Conservative in February 2021.

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)
£1896.72

Upper tier authority
Suffolk