South Lanarkshire

  • Council Control: Min SNP
  • Conservatives 12
  • Labour 17
  • Liberal Democrats 3
  • Green 0
  • SNP 25
  • Other 7

Independent Group 6, Independent 1. Begins at Rutherglen, south-eastern suburb of Glasgow; includes new town of East Kilbride, Hamilton, and several market towns in the Lanark Hills. New Lanark mill is where Robert Owen pioneered business on cooperative principles.

Colin McGavigan (Clydesdale South) moved from Conservative to unaffiliated Independent in February 2021.

Next local elections
2022

Election cycle
Full

Local authority type
Scotland

Address
Almada Street, Hamilton ML3 0AA

Phone
01698 454444

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

Council Tax (Band D)
£1203