Thanet

  • Council Control: Min Lab
  • Conservatives 25
  • Labour 17
  • Liberal Democrats 0
  • Green 3
  • Other 8
  • Vacant 3

Thanet Independents 6, Independent 2. The north-eastern tip of Kent, with the towns of Margate, Ramsgate and Broadstairs (birthplace of Ted Heath).

Central Harbour, Dane Valley and Newington have vacant seats (held by Labour, Thanet Independents and Labour respectively). Candy Gregory (Salmestone) moved from Labour to Independent in August 2020.

Next local elections
2023

Election cycle
Full

Local authority type
District

Address
PO Box 9, Cecil Street, Margate CT9 1XZ

Phone
01843 577000

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

Council Tax (Band D)
£1920.5

Upper tier authority
Kent

Neighbouring Councils