West Dorset District Council Councillors

West Dorset District Council has 42 councillors who are elected by the public every four years. They represent 24 different wards of West Dorset.

Councillors

The Leader of Council is Cllr Anthony Alford
The Chairman of West Dorset District Council is Cllr Peter Shorland
The Vice-Chairman of West Dorset District Council is Cllr Jean Dunseith

Interactive map of ward boundaries and district councillors

Further information including the political composition of the council is at the end the page.

Political composition

The political composition of West Dorset District Council is:
· 30 Conservative
· 11 Liberal Democrat
· 1 Independent

The Conservative party is the controlling political party of the council

Further information

Information about member allowances
How to become a district councillor in West Dorset