Wards and Councillors

Thinking of becoming a Councillor?

If you are considering standing as a local Councillor, you might find the information on the Be a Councillor website of use to help you make your decision. North Tyneside Council have also provided more guidance, detailing some of the roles and activities of a Councillor in North Tyneside

All Councillors

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Councillor breakdown

There are 60 Councillors for 20 wards. Three Councillors represent each ward with one seat (one third of the Council) elected each year. There are no Council elections in 2017.

Political Composition

Mayor: Labour
Majority Group: Labour
Conservative: 12 Councillors
Independent: 1 Councillor
Labour: 42 Councillors
Liberal Democrat: 5 Councillors