Preston

  • Council Control: Lab
  • Conservatives 6
  • Labour 29
  • Liberal Democrats 12
  • Green 0
  • Vacant 1

County town of Lancashire, and the largest town remaining in the county which has not become a unitary authority. An engineering centre.

Lea and Larches has a byelection on 4 July (held by Labour).

Next local elections
2026

Election cycle
Thirds

Local authority type
District

Address
Lancaster Road, Preston PR1 2RL

Phone
01772 906000

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

Council Tax (Band D)
£2365.48

Upper tier authority
Lancashire

Neighbouring Councils