Vale-of-Glamorgan-Council-logoLocal Government Election

Your Local Government represents you in the Vale of Glamorgan County and your Local Town or Community Council.


The next Local Government Election will be in:

May 2022


This type of election is usually held every five years.


Local Government Elections are held to elect people from your local community to become Councillors. You will be represented by Councillors with the Vale of Glamorgan Council plus Councillors with your Local Town or Community Council.


Councils are responsible for providing local services and facilities. 



Once elected, the representatives are known as Councillors. Councillors spend most of their time working and/or living, in their local area.


They attend regular council committee meetings at various venues within the Vale of Glamorgan to discuss and decide upon local services and facilities.


To find out who your local Councillor is please visit our Members Search page.


Members Search


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