County Council Elections

Worcestershire County Council Elections - 4 May 2017

The next full election of Worcestershire County Council Councillors will be held on Thursday 4 May 2017 and then subsequently every four years.

The Notice of Election will be published on Monday 20 March 2017 and candidate's nomination papers will need to be submitted by 4:00pm on Tuesday 4 April 2017.

Further information will be published here soon.

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  • Results of the last County Council Elections

    A total of 57 Councillors were elected in 52 Divisions after residents went to the polls. The number of seats won are set out below.

    Elected Members organise themselves into political 'Groups' which are recognised by the Council and their relative sizes determine the number of seats allocated to each Group on Committees.

    As of 4 June 2015, the political groups are as follows:


    Conservative Group 32

    Labour Group

    11

    2013 Group (Liberal Democrat, Liberal and Green)

    6

    Independent Alliance Group (Independent Community & Health Concern, Independent, Wythall Residents Association)

    6

    UKIP

    2