SW Local Authorities

List of Principal Local Authority Councils in the SouthWest. There are also several hundreds of parish and town councils underneath the district and non-urban unitary councils.

Click on council name for council website in new tab. Grn councillor numbers for their details

     

Council Name

Wards

Cllrs

Grn

Next Election

Bath and North East Somerset Unitary

37

65

2

2019 (Full)

Bournemouth Unitary

18

54

1

2019 (Full)

Bristol City Unitary

35

70

14

2016 (Full)

Cornwall Unitary

123

124

1

2017 (Full)

Isles of Scilly Unitary

5

21

 

2017 (Full)

North Somerset Unitary

36

61

1

2019 (Full)

Plymouth Unitary

20

57

 

2016 (Thirds)

Poole Unitary

16

42

 

2019 (Full)

South Gloucestershire Unitary

35

70

 

2019 (Full)

Swindon Unitary

20

57

 

2016 (Thirds)

Torbay Unitary

15

36

 

2019 (Full)

Wiltshire Unitary

98

98

 

2017 (Full)

Devon County

62

62

1

2017 (Full)

 

East Devon District

32

58

 

2019 (Full)

 

Exeter City

18

40

 

2016 (Full)

 

Mid Devon District

24

42

 

2019 (Full)

 

North Devon District

27

43

 

2019 (Full)

 

South Hams District

20

31

3

2019 (Full)

 

Teignbridge District

25

46

 

2019 (Full)

 

Torridge District

23

36

2

2019 (Full)

 

West Devon District

18

31

 

2019 (Full)

Dorset County

45

45

1

2017 (Full)

 

Christchurch District

11

24

 

2019 (Full)

 

East Dorset District

24

36

 

2019 (Full)

 

North Dorset District

19

33

 

2019 (Full)

 

Purbeck District

14

24

 

2019 (Full)

 

West Dorset District

24

42

 

2019 (Full)

 

Weymouth and Portland Borough

15

36

 

2016 (Thirds)

Gloucestershire County

53

53

1

2017 (Full)

 

Cheltenham District

20

40

 

2016 (Half)

 

Cotswold District

32

34

 

2019 (Full)

 

Forest of Dean District

27

48

1

2019 (Full)

 

Gloucester City

15

36

 

2016 (Thirds)

 

Stroud District

30

51

6

2016 (Full)

 

Tewkesbury District

23

38

 

2019 (Full)

Somerset County

55

55

 

2017 (Full)

 

Mendip District

34

47

3

2019 (Full)

 

Sedgemoor District

23

48

 

2019 (Full)

 

South Somerset District

60

60

 

2019 (Full)

 

Taunton Deane District

26

56

 

2019 (Full)

 

West Somerset District

28

28

 

2019 (Full)

 

 You can see a map of the local authority areas for the SW here