Basildon

  • Council Control: Lab/Ind/Wickford Ind
  • Conservatives 18
  • Labour 15
  • Liberal Democrats 0
  • Green 0
  • Other 8
  • Vacant 1

Independent Group 3, Absolute Independent 2, Wickford Independents 2, non-aligned 1. South Essex new town, also including the older town of Billericay. Has an iconic status arising from the marginality of the constituency in the 1980s.

Langdon Hills has a double vacancy election on 6 May (held by an Independent). Peter Holliman (Wickford North) moved from Conservative in November 2020, forming the Absolute Independents with Kevin Blake (Burstead).

Next local elections
2021

Election cycle
Thirds

Local authority type
District

Address
St Martin's Square, Basildon SS14 1DL

Phone
01268 533333

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

Council Tax (Band D)
£1910.08

Upper tier authority
Essex