Kent County Council is made up of 84 councillors who are elected every 4 years.
The council is currently controlled by the Conservative group and the political composition is:
- 47 Conservative Councillors
- 15 UKIP Councillors
- 12 Labour Councillors
- 7 Liberal Democrat Councillors
- 2 Independents Group
- 1 Independents
Once elected, the Leader of the Council, appoints a Cabinet. See who is in the Cabinet, and what they are responsible for.
For information about local meetings and getting involved in having your say in local issues read our community engagement information.