Derbyshire Dales

  • Council Control: Con/Ind
  • Conservatives 19
  • Labour 3
  • Liberal Democrats 7
  • Green 2
  • Other 6
  • Vacant 2

Independents in a group with the Green Party 3; Independents supporting the Conservatives 2; non-aligned Independent 1. Renamed from West Derbyshire in 1988; includes Peak district towns of Matlock, Bakewell and Ashbourne.

Masson and Wirksworth wards have byelections on 6 May (both held by Labour). Claire Raw (Hathersage and Eyam) moved from Labour, and Clare Gamble (Litton and Longstone) moved from Liberal Democrat, to Independent/Green in 2021. Richard Bright (Hulland) moved from Conservative to Independent.

Next local elections
2023

Election cycle
Full

Local authority type
District

Address
Bank Road, Matlock DE4 3NN

Phone
01629 761100

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

Council Tax (Band D)
£1984.14

Upper tier authority
Derbyshire