Durham

  • Council Control: LD/Con/Durham Group/North East Party
  • Conservatives 24
  • Labour 53
  • Liberal Democrats 17
  • Green 1
  • Other 31

Durham Group 16 (group including Green Party, 8 Independents, 6 Derwentside Independents, 2 North East Party); Independent group 11, Spennymoor and Tudhoe Independent 3, North East Party 1. Unitary council covering most of the historic north-eastern county; formerly dominated by mining and still an important manufacturing centre.

Next local elections
2025

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)
£2138.35

Upper tier authority
Durham