Political share of South Tyneside Council

Composition of South Tyneside Council following the 4 May 2023 local government elections

Party

Seats

Labour Party

38

Independent6
Green Party9
Conservative Party1

 


Political assistants

The Council employs 2 part-time political assistants:

  • One political assistant working 28 hours per week serves the Labour Group (total - 38 councillors in the Labour Group)
  • One political assistant working 8 hours per week serves the Green Group (total -  9 councillors in the Green Group)