Wealden

  • Council Control: LD/Green
  • Conservatives 9
  • Labour 2
  • Liberal Democrats 13
  • Green 11
  • Other 9
  • Vacant 1

Independent Group 5, Independent Democrat 4. The ruling group is called ‘Alliance for Wealden’. East Sussex rural district named after the Weald which covers most of it. Several medium-sized towns (Crowborough, Hailsham, Heathfield, Uckfield).

Uckfield New Town has a byelection on 4 April (held by an Independent).

Next local elections
2027

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)
£2363.03

Upper tier authority
East Sussex