South Lakeland

  • Council Control: LD
  • Conservatives 14
  • Labour 3
  • Liberal Democrats 33
  • Green 1

Contains most of the Lake District, plus the town of Kendal. Also includes Sedbergh, formerly in Yorkshire, and Ulverston in Furness, birthplace of Stan Laurel.

The Secretary of State intends to abolish the council and incorporate it into an east Cumbria unitary council.

Next local elections
2022

Election cycle
Thirds

Local authority type
District

Address
Lowther Street, Kendal LA9 4UF

Phone
01539 733333

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

Council Tax (Band D)
£2014.68

Upper tier authority
Cumbria