Wealden

  • Council Control: Con
  • Conservatives 30
  • Labour 0
  • Liberal Democrats 5
  • Green 2
  • Other 7
  • Vacant 1

Independent Democrats 4, Independent 3. East Sussex rural district named after the Weald which covers most of it. Several medium-sized towns (Crowborough, Hailsham, Heathfield, Uckfield).

Hartfield has a byelection on 2 December (held by the Conservatives). Lin Clark (Pevensey Bay) moved from Conservative to Independent in June 2021. At a byelection on 6 May, the Liberal Democrats gained Hailsham North from the Conservatives.

Next local elections
2023

Election cycle
Full

Local authority type
District

Address
Vicarage Lane, Hailsham BN27 2AX

Phone
01892 653311

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

Council Tax (Band D)
£2162.69

Upper tier authority
East Sussex