Dorset county councillors
Dorset County Council has 45 councillors who are elected by the public every four years.
Find my local councillor
To find out who your local councillor is, please enter your postcode and select your address.
The political composition of the county council is:
- Conservative group - 27 members
- Liberal Democrat group - 12 members
- Labour - 5 members
- UK Independent Party - 1 member
The Conservative Party has overall control.
- A to Z of Dorset county councillors
- Guide to being a county councillor
Would you like to know more about being a county councillor and what it involves? This guide is designed to answer some frequently asked questions about being a county councillor.
- Electoral division profiles 2013
The attached documents show the individual profiles for the county council's 42 electoral divisions.
- Dorset County Council yearbook
The yearbook holds key democratic information about Dorset County Council including the portfolio holders, committees of the county council and calendar of meetings for the year.
- Member budget spends