Rutland

  • Council Control: Con
  • Conservatives 17
  • Labour 0
  • Liberal Democrats 3
  • Green 1
  • Other 6

Independent Group 5 (the Green Party councillor also sits in this group), Independent 1. England's smallest county, which regained its independence in 1997. Partners with Leicestershire for many services. The county town is Oakham.

David Blanksby (Barleythorpe) moved from Independent to Conservative in October 2019. The Conservatives gained a seat in Ryhall and Casterton from an Independent at a byelection on 12 September.

Next local elections
2023

Election cycle
Full

Local authority type
Unitary

Address
Catmose, Oakham LE15 6HP

Phone
01572 722577

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

Council Tax (Band D)
£2043.2