Durham

  • Council Control: Lab
  • Conservatives 10
  • Labour 71
  • Liberal Democrats 15
  • Green 0
  • Other 30

Independent Group 18, Derwentside Independents 7, North East Party 3, non-aligned 2. Unitary council covering most of the historic north-eastern county; formerly dominated by mining and still an important manufacturing centre.

Jude Grant and Peter Brookes (both Trimdon and Thornley) moved from Labour to Independent in December 2019.

Next local elections
2021

Election cycle
Full

Local authority type
Unitary

Address
County Hall, Durham DH1 5UL

Phone
0191 3833000

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

Council Tax (Band D)
£2071.05

Upper tier authority
Durham