Your Council

Cheshire East Council has 82 councillors in 52 wards. The political representation is:

Number of seats by party
PartyNumber of Seats
Conservative 48
Labour 16
Liberal Democrats 2
Middlewich First 3
Bollington First 2
Handforth 'Ratepayers' Association 2
Alderley Edge First 1
Independent 6
Residents of Wilmslow 1
Vacancy (within 6 months of election) 1

The Council has a Leader and Cabinet and a Mayor for Civic functions.

Council meetings and papers


Finance and Governance

How the council conducts its business is set out in the