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Councillors and democracy

Political composition of the council

The most recent council elections were held on Thursday 3 May 2012.

The political composition of the council which has 20 members across 6 multi-member wards is as follows:

Political composition of the council
PartyCouncillor count
Conservatives6
Independent2
Labour8
SNP4

You will find details of each of the councillors and their political parties under the ward pages. Alternatively, full list of the councillors is available at:

There is no overall political control of the council and the administration is made up of a coalition comprising 8 Labour, 4 SNP and 1 Independent.


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