Your Councillors

Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council has 54 seats, representing local people in 18 wards that make up the Borough.

Councillors are elected by the community to decide how the council should carry out its various activities. They represent the wider public interest as well as individuals living within the ward in which he or she has been elected to serve.

The Conservative party hold overall control of the council.

Councillors have regular contact with the general public through council meetings, telephone calls or surgeries.

The number of councillors at Basingstoke and Deane is divided into the following political groups:

Conservative 33
Labour 10
The Independent Forum (comprising Basingstoke & Deane Independents and the Independent member) 6
Liberal Democrat 5

Councillors are not paid a salary for their work, but they do receive allowances. By law, all members of the Council are required to complete a declaration of interest form, the details of which are published annually.

To find your Basingstoke and Deane Borough Councillor(s) please use the links below.

Details of your Hampshire County Councillor(s) are available on the Hampshire County Council website