Highland

  • Council Control: Ind/LD/Lab
  • Conservatives 10
  • Labour 3
  • Liberal Democrats 9
  • Green 1
  • SNP 18
  • Other 32
  • Vacant 1

Independent 26, Independents for Independence 3, Non-aligned 1, Real Independent 1, Sutherland Independent 1. Large authority in northern Scotland, from Glencoe and Fort William north to Cape Wrath and John O'Groats. Includes city of Inverness. Tourism, fishing, and whisky industries; also includes Dounreay nuclear power station.

Inverness West, and Wick and East Caithness, have byelections on 12 August (both held by Independents). An Independent gained a seat from the Conservatives in Aird and Loch Ness on 11 March 2021.

Next local elections
2022

Election cycle
Full

Local authority type
Scotland

Address
Glenurquhart Road, Inverness IV3 5NX

Phone
01463 702000

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

Council Tax (Band D)
£1332.33