Councillors

1. Overview

The borough of Stockport is made up of 21 wards with 3 councillors representing each ward.

The council is composed of 63 councillors as follows (as of 5th May 2016);

  • Labour 23
  • Liberal Democrats 21
  • Conservatives 14
  • Independent Ratepayers 3
  • Stockport Residents Group 2

Councillors are normally elected for a period of four years and elections usually take place on the first Thursday in May on three out of four years.