Isle of Wight

  • Council Control: Alliance Group
  • Conservatives 18
  • Labour 1
  • Liberal Democrats 1
  • Green 2
  • Other 17

Alliance Group 15 (Independent 12, Island Independent Network 2, Our Island 1; the Green Party is also in the group); Independent Labour 1, Vectis 1. Unitary authority covering the whole Island off the Hampshire coast. Formerly agricultural but now has some aviation and shipbuilding manufacturing, as well as tourism.

Geoff Brodie (Independent Labour, Pan and Barton) left the Alliance Group in August 2021.

Next local elections
2025

Election cycle
Full

Local authority type
Unitary

Address
High Street, Newport PO30 1UD

Phone
01983 821000

Website
http://www.iwight.com/

Council Tax (Band D)
£2072.07