Kent County Council is made up of 81 councillors who are elected every 4 years. The next election will take place in 2021.
The council is currently controlled by the Conservative group and made up of:
- 63 Conservative
- 7 Liberal Democrat
- 5 Labour
- 1 Green (Independents group)
- 1 Swanscombe and Greenhithe Residents’ Association (Independents group)
- 2 Independent
- 1 Swale Independent Alliance (Independents group)
- 1 vacancy
Once elected, the Leader of the Council appoints a Cabinet. See who is in the Cabinet, and what they are responsible for.