Cheshire West and Chester

  • Council Control: Min Lab
  • Conservatives 29
  • Labour 34
  • Liberal Democrats 2
  • Green 1
  • Other 3
  • Vacant 1

Independent 3. Cheshire's county town, also including Ellesmere Port and most of the Cheshire Plain. Controversially created as a unitary council in 2009; one of the main councils featured on BBC's 'The Planners'.

Neston is vacant (held by Labour). Phil Herbert (Hartford and Greenbank) moved from Independent to Conservative in April 2020.

Next local elections
2023

Election cycle
Full

Local authority type
Unitary

Address
Room 51, County Hall, Chester CH1 1SF

Phone
01606 867709

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

Council Tax (Band D)
£1902.42