Highland

  • Council Control: Ind/LD/Lab
  • Conservatives 10
  • Labour 3
  • Liberal Democrats 11
  • Green 1
  • SNP 18
  • Other 31

Independent 25, 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.

The Liberal Democrats gained seats in Inverness West, and Wick and East Caithness, at byelections on 12 August.

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