Councillors and elections

Amber Valley Borough Council is the largest district council in Derbyshire. The borough council has 42 councillors representing 18 wards. Councillors are elected for a term of four years.

Our 42 councillors represent the following parties:

  • 26 Labour councillors
  • 7 Conservative councillors
  • 5 Green Party councillors
  • 2 Belper Independents
  • 1 Liberal Democrat

1 vacancy for Crich & South Wingfield Ward, election to be held on 2 May 2024.

The Labour group, with the most number of councillors, currently has control of the council. For details on individual councillors please use our borough councillor page.

The next election to be held for the borough council elections will be held in 2027. Prior to the last election held on 4 May 2023, the composition stood at:

  • 25 Conservative councillors
  • 9 Labour councillors
  • 5 Independent
  • 3 Green Party councillors
  • 2 Belper Independents
  • 1 Socialist

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