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Current political make-up of the Council

There are 75 councillors elected to the Council. Most Councillors belong to a political group registered with the Council.

The table shows how many councillors belong to each registered group.

Party Number of seats
Conservative 50
Liberal Democrat 8
Labour 5
Non-Aligned Group 10*
Independent 1
Vacancy 1
Total 75

*The Non-Aligned group has 10 members as follows:

  • 1 Green Party
  • 2 Canvey Island Independent Party
  • 2 Residents for Uttlesford
  • 1 Independent Loughton Residents Association
  • 4 Independents