Democratic Alliance 14 (including Independent East Devon Alliance 13, Independent 1; the Liberal Democrats and Green Party are also in this group); The Independents 5, Independent Progressive Group 5, Cranbrook Voice 3, non-affiliated 2. Based around Sidmouth, Exmouth and Honiton. The council is in a shared services arrangement with South Somerset, sharing a chief executive.
Honiton St Michaels has a vacant seat (held by the Liberal Democrats). At a byelection on 6 May, the Conservatives gained Whimple and Rockbeare from an Independent Progressive.
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