West Lothian

  • Council Control: Min Lab
  • Conservatives 4
  • Labour 11
  • Liberal Democrats 1
  • Green 0
  • SNP 15
  • Other 1
  • Vacant 1

Independent 2. Immediately west of Edinburgh; largest town is Edinburgh overspill new town of Livingston, together with nearby former industrial area of Bathgate. Linlithgow in the north is now popular with commuters and growing more prosperous.

Armadale and Blackridge has a byelection on 22 August (held by an Independent). Andrew McGuire (Armadale and Blackridge) moved from Labour to Independent in January 2024.

Next local elections
2027

Election cycle
Full

Local authority type
Scotland

Address
Civic Centre, Howden South Road, Livingston EH54 6FF

Phone
01506 777000

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

Council Tax (Band D)
£1390.96